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Karen Jordan Biography – Karen Jordan Wiki
Karen Jordan is an American journalist currently working for ABC News Weekend News as an anchor. She is currently working for ABC7 weekend newscast in Chicago, with Ravi Baichwal since joining the station in July 2003.
In 1999, she received the Bethune Recognition For Women from the National Council of Negro Women. A YMCA Black Achiever Award followed it in 2000. Likewise, in 2003, she was named Rising Star by Today’s Chicago Woman. Jordan’s career in the field of journalism initiated in 1995 after she was assigned as a general assignment reporter for WIFR-TV. She worked there till 1997. While working for WIFR-TV, she also used to work for WMAQ-AM in Chicago as a radio reporter.
Likewise, she also served for WKEF-TV in Dayton, a weekend anchor and general assignment reporter (from 1997 to 1999). Following that, in 1999, she joined WRGT-TV in Dayton, Ohio as a main anchor and reporter and served there for a year.
Later, she joined various news companies such as WPHL-TV in Philadelphia as a weekday anchor and newscaster. In WPHL-TV, she also used to perform other tasks such as anchoring, assignment reporting, covering breaking news, and local stories. She left WPHL-TV in 2003 after joining in 2000.
Finally, in July 2003, Karen joined the ABC 7 Chicago news team. Since then, she has been showcasing her talents and skills through which she has gained a lot of admirers.
Afterward, she also became an official member of the National Association of Black Journalists.
She studied at Spelman College in Atlanta and passed out with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English in 1994. After that, she got enrolled at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. Later, in 1995, she received her Master’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism.
Karen Jordan Age
She was born in Nashville, Tennessee, on October 17, 1972.
Karen Jordan Husband
She is married to her husband, Christian Farr a fellow NBC5 News Channel’s broadcast journalist and anchor.
Karen Jordan Children
She has a daughter,Vivian Jordan born on August 11, 2012 and a son, John Robert Farr born on February 28, 2017.
Karen Jordan Family
She was raised by her father Robert Jordan and mother ,Sharon Jordan in Evanston, Illinois. Her father is a former anchor and reporter of Chicago based news TV, WGN-TV.
Karen Jordan Net Worth
Karen Jordan’s net worth is estimated to be around $1 Million.