Karen Jordan Bio, Wiki, Age, Husband, ABC 7 Chicago, Net Worth, Salary

Karen Jordan is an American Anchor/Reporter working for ABC7 News in Chicago. She joined the station in the month of July 2003.

Karen Jordan Biography

Karen Jordan is an American Anchor/Reporter working for ABC7 News in Chicago. She joined the station in the month of July 2003. Jordan serves the station as a weekend newscaster alongside Ravi Baichwal.

Karen Jordan Age

Jordan is 49 years old as of 2021. She was born on October 17, 1972, in Nashville, Tennessee, in the United States, and brought up in Evanston, Illinois. Jordan. She celebrates her birthday on the 17th of October every year.

Karen Jordan Height

Jordan stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.

Karen Jordan Family

Jordan was born of Robert Jordan, who is known as a longtime anchor and as well reporter at WGN-TV located in Chicago.

Karen Jordan Husband

Jordan is married to Christian Farr who is a broadcast journalist currently working at NBC5 News as a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor in August of 2009. They got engaged on June 21, 2001, and on August 12, 2001, they tied the knot. Together the couple was blessed with a daughter on August 11, 2012, who they named Vivian Jordan, and later on February 28, 2019, they were blessed with a son who they named John Robert Farr.

Karen Jordan Net Worth

Jordan has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a reporter.

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Karen Jordan Salary

Jordan earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.

Karen Jordan Education

Jordan attended Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia United States, with a B.A. degree in English in 1994. She received a Master’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism in 1995.

Karen Jordan Career

Jordan works for ABC 7 News Chicago serving the station as a weekend newscaster. Before this, she served as the weekend anchor and general assignment reporter at WPHL-TV in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where Karen labored from 2000-2003. Besides anchoring the station’s weekend newscast, she served as the primary fill-in for WPHL’s weekday anchor and reported breaking news and local information.

She served as a main anchor and reporter at WRGT-TV in Dayton, Ohio from 1999-2000. She as well worked as a weekend anchor and general assignment reporter for WKEF-TV in Dayton (1997-99). She started her career in Rockford, Illinois, and served as a general assignment reporter for WIFR-TV (1995-97). She as well gained early experience at WMAQ-AM in Chicago, where she worked through the Medill News Service as a radio reporter (1995).

She has been recognized for distinction throughout her career. Lately, she was named a 2003 Rising Star by Today’s Chicago Woman. Karen was honored with the YMCA Black Achiever Award in 2000 and earned the Bethune Recognition for women in the media from the National Council of Negro Women in 1999. Besides, she is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists.

Karen Jordan ABC7 Chicago

Jordan is working at ABC7 Chicago where she works alongside other famous ABC7 Chicago anchors and reporters including;

  1. Rob Elgas
  2. Alan Krashesky
  3. Stacey Sager
  4. David Novarro
  5. Val Warner
  6. Paul Meincke
  7. Diane Pathieu
  8. Eric Horng
  9. John Garcia
  10. Michelle Gallardo
  11. Evelyn Holmes
  12. Jessica D’Onofrio
  13. Sarah Schulte
  14. Leah Hope
  15. Janet Davies
  16. John Idler
  17. Samantha Chatman
  18. Jason Knowles
  19. Chuck Goudie
  20. Larry Mowry
  21. Mark Rivera
  22. Stacey Baca
  23. Dionne Miller
  24. Phil Schwarz
  25. Ravi Baichwal
  26. Roz Varon
  27. Tracy Butler
  28. Jim Rose
  29. Terrell Brown
  30. Hosea Sanders
  31. Tanja Babich
  32. Cheryl Scott
  33. Judy Hsu
  34. Mark Giangreco
  35. Cheryl Burton
  36. Eric Thomas
  37. Kristen Sze
  38. Sandhya Patel
  39. Dan Noyes
  40. Chris Nguyen
  41. Mike Nicco
  42. Dion Lim
  43. Jobina Fortson
  44. Liz Kreutz
  45. Spencer Christian
  46. Dan Ashley
  47. Larry Beil
  48. Reggie Aqui
  49. Chris Alvarez
  50. Kumasi Aaron
  51. Drew Tuma
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