Karen Drew Biography
Karen Drew is an Emmy Award-winning American journalist from Chicago. She currently works as an evening news anchor and investigative reporter for WDIV Local 4 News. Previously, Karen worked as a news anchor and reporter for Florida-based WJXT News. Drew also spent a few years working as a correspondent reporter for Alabama-based WHOA News and Tennessee-based WTVC News.
Drew was born and raised in the suburbs of Chicago, Illinois. She grew up as a very active child who focused on her dream of being a journalist. She attended and graduated from Harry D Jacobs High School based in her hometown. Drew then joined Southern Illinois University where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in TV and Communications.
Karen started her career when she was just twenty years old. She worked as a production assistant and backstage photographer for a local station based in Dickinson, North Dakota. Karen then moved to Montgomery, Alabama where she made her screen debut as a news anchor on WHOA News. She was able to report several news updates that increased her fame on national television. Drew left Alabama and joined WTVC’s Tennessee news staff.
During his tenure at WTVC, Drew was able to balance his career as a news anchor while doing other reporting from the field. She left WTVC and joined WDIV Local 4 News in early 2009 Click where she is still working to this day. ON WDIV, Karen is known for reporting intriguing and investigative stories such as the $5 million dollar helicopter on national live TV.
Karen Drew age
How old is Karen Drew? Drew is 52 years old in 2022. She was born in September 21, 1970 in ChicagoIllinois, United States Additionally, Karen celebrates her birthday about September 21st every year. Her zodiac birth sign is Virgo.
Karen Drew’s height
How tall is Karen Drew? Karen is in a approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m). She also weighs approx. 60 to 68 kilos. Furthermore, Drew’s hair color is blonde and eye color is hazel blue. Karen’s other body measurements are still under review.
Karen Drew Family
Drew was born to working-class parents who lived in the suburbs of Chicago. However, she is known to be secretive and silent about her family’s past. Therefore, the identity of her father and mother is still kept in the public eye. Sadly, Karen’s father passed away after suffering from a chronic illness. Her mother now lives with Karen’s other younger siblings in her family’s Chicago home.
Karen Drew’s Husband
Karen is currently married to her husbandPaul Drew. The two were married in January 20088. Karen and Paul are now the proud parents of two daughters. They include Madison and Morgan Drew. During her free time, Karen enjoys spending time with her children and husband. The family resides in Detroit, USA.
Karen Drew Haircut
During her early years as a journalist, Karen was known for sporting sleek long, wavy blonde hair. However, she has been changing her hairstyles throughout her career growth and transitioning from season to season. Karen has experimented with other haircut styles like short pixie bob cuts and other pixie haircuts. Therefore, forgoing the long wavy haircut. As of 2023, Karen is known to have a short, wavy blonde haircut.
Karen Drew Salary
Drew earns an annual salary ranging from $100,000 to $500,000. This is according to the WDIV payroll for all news anchors.
Karen Drew net worth
Karen has an estimated net worth of about $500,000 to $1 million by 2023. Her main source of income is her career as a journalist and news anchor.
Karen Drew Slimming
According to reports, Karen gained weight after her second pregnancy. As a result, she was hospitalized for almost twelve days to monitor her vital signs. She then started going to the gym and doing various exercises to lose some of the extra weight brought on by her pregnancy. Karen also follows a strict diet.