Shannon Murray Bio, Wiki
Shannon Murray is an American News Reporter/Anchor working for KDFW FOX 4 in Dallas/Fort Worth, North Texas. She joined the station in January 2016.
Shannon Murray Age, Birthday
Murray is 34 years old as of 2021. She was born on October 14, 1987, in DeSoto, Texas, United States. She celebrates her birthday on the 14th of October every year.
Shannon Murray Height
Murray stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 m).
Shannon Murray Family
Murray was raised in DeSoto, Texas. She has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight hence she has not disclosed any information about her parents. It is also not known if Murray has any siblings.
Shannon Murray Husband, married
Murray is married to her lovely spouse, Chris Nolan. Chris is a Broker and Owner of Dwellinc Locating & Realty, where the DFW-based Realtors® are dedicated to finding one a home or apartment for free. The couple has no children at the moment.
Shannon Murray Net Worth
Murray has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a News Reporter/Anchor.
Shannon Murray Salary
Murray earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Shannon Murray Education
Murray graduated from Duncanville High School in the year 2006 and attended The University of Texas at Austin. In the year 2009, she graduated from the university with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and Communications. In high school, she was part of The National Honor Society (NHS) and Student Council. She also anchored the school newscast, Eye of the Panther News, and as a school, they won the state competition for broadcasting, and during her senior year, they went on to 2nd place in nationals. During her stint at The University of Texas, she was working for Texas Student Television, and the UT television station, and was part of the Alpha Phi Sorority.
Shannon Murray KVUE-TV
Murray has worked for TEGNA, where she served at KVUE-TV in Austin, Texas as a general assignment and police beat reporter, as well as a fill-in anchor. She stayed there for 3 years. There she covered crime and courts, and even at times spent weeks inside a courtroom on a high-profile case. Murray also covered the horrific crash at the 2014 SXSW festival that led to the death of killed 4 innocent bystanders and injured more than twenty people.
The most recent story she covered while at KVUE is the story of the devastating 2015 flood that swept away entire blocks of homes and killed over 12 people. Murray also had an opportunity to report on some of the fun stuff such as the Longhorn football and the Austin City Limits Music Festival.
Shannon Murray CBS7 – KOSA-TV
Murray has worked for CBS7 – KOSA-TV in Odessa/Midland, Texas. She spent about 2 and a half years there working as a General assignment and education reporter/anchor. That is where she began her TV career. There she learned to edit, shoot video, anchor, report and ran the teleprompter. While there, she also filled in as host for a political talk radio show and learned to run the control board at KCRS Radio.
Shannon Murray Career
Murray serves at KDFW FOX 4 in Dallas/Fort Worth, North Texas as a News Reporter/Anchor. She reports and fills in as an anchor for FOX 4’s top-rated show, “Good Day,” which airs from Monday through Friday, from 4 a.m. to 10 a.m. Before joining the station, she was working for the TEGNA media company, where she worked at KVUE-TV. Before going to KVUE, she served at CBS7 – KOSA-TV in Odessa/Midland, Texas.
While in college, she interned at a local news station, KXAN-TV in Austin, Texas for 5 months. After that, she went to intern with The Ellen Degeneres Show IN Burbank, California. There she assisted production with celebrity research, fan mail, and other tasks.
Murray serves in the community by volunteering for a group that runs with the homeless to promote self-sufficiency, Back on My Feet. Also, she is a mentor to a young lady through Big Brothers Big Sisters. During her leisure, she likes practicing yoga, eating, and running (she has completed a hand full of half marathons and sprint triathlon in Austin). She says that her first race was The Dallas White Rock Half-Marathon with her dad, back in the year 2008.
Shannon Murray KDFW FOX 4
Murray is currently working at KDFW FOX 4 where she works alongside other famous KDFW FOX 4 anchors and reporters including;
- Samantha Gannon
- Dan Godwin
- Blake Hanson
- Heather Hays
- Dan Henry
- Macy Jenkins
- Jeff Kolb
- Lynnanne Nguyen
- Steve Noviello
Shannon Murray Social Media Platforms
Murray is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has over 9300 followers on Instagram.