Karen Rogers Husband, Disability, Salary, and Abc

Karen Rogers Biography

Karen Rogers is an American journalist working as a Morning Meteorologist and Traffic anchor at 6Abc in Philadelphia. She reads the weathercast for Action News Mornings and Action News at 10 A.M. She is also part of 6abc specials including The Auto Experience, the 6abc Dunkin’ Thanksgiving Day Parade, and the Philadelphia Flower Show Special. Additionally, Karen was a longtime host of FYI Philly.

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Karen Rogers’ Facts

Born: March 23, 1970
Birthplace: New Jersey, USA
Age:   54
Husband Kevin
Height: 5 ft 7 in or 1.7m

Family

She was born and raised by her parents in New Jersey, in the United States. Karen holds American nationality. Her mother Kathryn Rogers died in September 2019 at the age of 90 after battling Alzheimer’s disease. Her mother Kathryn had 23 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Karen grew up with four brothers and five sisters. Karen’s father died before her mother in July 2015. Karen’s parents have been married for 66 years.

Karen Rogers Husband

She has been married to her loving husband Kevin. Kevin was Karen’s resident advisor whom she met when she went to college at Rutgers University. The two celebrated their 20th anniversary on May 12, 2016. Kevin and Karen have three children: Kathryn Marie, Kelvin, and two dogs, including Bella. Her elder daughter Kathryn Marie graduated from high school in June 2019.

Karen Rogers Daughter Wedding

Karen has a daughter Kathryn Marie who graduated from high school in June 2019. Kathryn is not yet married as she is focused on her studies as well as her career.

Education

Upon graduating with her high school diploma from Washington High School, Karen enrolled at Rutgers University in New Brunswick. She pursued and graduated in Communication and Sociology. During her time, she was valedictorian of her communication class and the class speaker for commencement.

She later traveled to the United Kingdom as a Rotary International Scholar and pursued graduate studies in Broadcast Journalism. Additionally, she studied at Mississippi State University where she earned a certificate in Broadcast Meteorology. She earned her certificate after three years of studies in atmospheric sciences and geosciences.

Karen Rogers Disability

Karen does not have any disability. However, she realized that her daughter was hearing impaired when she was two years old and seven years old when she was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes.

Karen Rogers Abc

Karen works as a meteorologist for Action News Mornings and Action News at 10 A.M. She also holds her seal of approval from the American Meteorological Society. Apart from being a meteorologist, she was the host of FYI Philly and part of 6abc specials including The Auto Experience, the 6abc Dunkin’ Thanksgiving Day Parade, and the Philadelphia Flower Show Special.

Before that, she worked at the AccuWeather team where she found her passion in weather forecasting. She first joined the Action News Team in 1996 as a reporter and producer for the show AM and Philadelphia. After graduating as a Rotary International Scholar, she worked at WHSP-TV in Vineland where she anchored daily news cut-ins, and interviewed political leaders for her monthly show.

Also, she provided the station with a Congressional Report and hosted weekly talk shows. In addition, she has worked with the Child Assault Prevention Program teaching elementary school students empowerment skills for reporting and preventing abuse.

Some of Karen’s colleagues at 6abc include:

Adam Joseph – Weekly Meteorologist

Cecily Tynan – Chief meteorologist

Maiden Name

Her maiden name is Rodgers.

Promotion

In February 2020, she was part of a 6abc news promo that stated, “We love our viewers! Thanks for trusting Action News for 50 years!”

Salary

Karen works as a meteorologist at 6Abc where she earns a salary of $700,000 per annum.

Net Worth

Karen has over 20 years in the journalism industry where she has attained decent fortune from her career. Her net worth is $3 Million.

Frequently Asked Questions

How Old Is Karen Rogers?

Karen is 54 years old born on March 23, 1970, in New Jersey, in the United States.

Who Is Karen Rogers Husband?

Karen has been married to her husband Kevin who is a Retired Registered Investment Advisor, CFP, and Stockbroker.

Is Karen Rogers Married?

Yes. Karen has been married to Kevin for over 20 years and together they share three children and two dogs.

What Nationality Is Karen Rogers?

Karen holds American nationality as she was born and raised in New Jersey, in the United States.

Where Is Karen Rogers Going?

Karen is the meteorologist for Action News Mornings and Action News at 10 A.M.

What Happened To Karen Rogers?

Karen lost her mother Kathryn Rogers in September 2019 at the age of 90 after battling with Alzheimer’s disease.

What Is Karen Rogers Salary?

Karen earns a salary of $700,000 from working as the meteorologist for Action News Mornings and Action News.

Social Media Account

Twitter – @karenrogers6abc

Instagram – 6abckarenrogers