Katherine Whaley Biography
Katherine Whaley is an American award-winning journalist currently working at ABC13 as a morning Traffic Anchor since joining the team in October of 2014. Before joining ABC13, she was working at KHOU-TV in Houston for a period of five years.
Katherine Whaley Age
Whaley was born and raised in Houston, Texas, the United States. He likes to keep her personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month she was born. It is therefore not known when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in her 30’s.
Katherine Whaley Height
Whaley stands at an average height of 5 Feet 2 Inches (157 cm) tall.
Katherine Whaley Family
Whaley was born of Larry Whaley, father, and Charlotte Whaley, mother. She was raised up in Houston, Texas, the United States together with her sister Jenna Elizabeth.
Katherine Whaley Husband
Whaley is married to Chris Wadley whom she met at a Halloween event in October 2010. They started dating in early 2011 and later after four years, Chris proposed while on a family vacation in Hawaii. The two tied the knot on the 30th of April in 2016 at St Paul’s United Methodist Church. The couple went for their honeymoon in Ireland. They are proud parents of a rescue kitty, Sophie.
Katherine Whaley Net Worth
Whaley has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a Traffic Anchor.
Katherine Whaley Salary
Whaley earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Whaley.
|How old is Katherine Whaley?||Not Available|
|How tall is Katherine Whaley?||5 Feet 2 Inches (157 cm)|
|Who is Katherine Whaley married to?||Chris Wadley|
|How much money does Katherine Whaley earn?||$45,000 – $110,500|
|How much is Katherine Whaley worth?||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Katherine Whaley Education
Whaley went to Memorial High School and later joined Rice University where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History. Besides, she spent a semester at the University of Seville, Spain. Later she acquired a certification in Meteorology from Mississippi State University.
Katherine Whaley Career
Currently, she was named a Houston Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Honoree, and she has earned several professional accolades in journalism, including the Louisiana Associated Press Reporter of the Year (Division B) Award and a Lone Star Emmy Nomination. She as well received a certification in meteorology from Mississippi State University.
Her interest in television news has taken her across the country to anchor, report, and besides cover the weather in Victoria, Texas; Lafayette, Louisiana; and Las Vegas, Nevada. During the process, she developed a love for travel and gastronomy (she’s a foodie!) Whaley loves sharing her original recipes, on-the-road adventures with her viewers and restaurant experiences.
She journeyed to Peru to study the emerging popularity of Peruvian cuisine in September of 2014. Her findings were reported in the national newspaper, Andina. During her free time, She loves visiting family, people she meets in the community and friends. Besides, she sits on the advisory board of Kids’ Meals, she volunteers with a number of other local organizations and a charity that fights childhood hunger.
Katherine Whaley ABC13
Whaley is currently working at ABC13 where she works alongside other famous ABC13 anchors and reporters including;
- Steven Romo
- Elissa Rivas
- Erica Simon
- Collin Myers
- Kevin Roth
- David Tillman
- Rachel Briers
- Elita Loresca
- Travis Herzog
- Tom Abrahams
- Mayra Moreno
- Chauncy Glover
- Erik Barajas
- Samica Knight
- Ilona Carson
- Art Rascon
- Gina Gaston
- Melanie Lawson
- Tom Koch
Katherine Whaley Social Media Platforms
Whaley is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has over 9,000 followers on Twitter, 123,000 followers on Instagram, and 27,000 followers on Facebook.