Erin Kiernan Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, 13 News, Husband, Family, Net Worth, Salary and Twitter

Erin Kiernan is an American anchor and reporter working for 13 News as a weekday evening anchor at 5 pm, 6 pm, and 10 pm.

Erin Kiernan Biography

Erin Kiernan is an American anchor and reporter working for 13 News as a weekday evening anchor at 5 pm, 6 pm, and 10 pm. She re-joined the 13 News team in June 2005, and in June 2006, she took up the evening anchoring position. 

Chadron, Nebraska is her native home and she began her broadcasting career at an early age as she would imitated television news reporters while dressing up in her mother’s clothes as a child. In 1992 she joined Drake University where she graduated in 1996, with a Bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism. While still working on her Bachelor’s at Drake University, she worked at Channel 13 News as a part-time reporter and worked at WOI-TV as a photographer and reporter. For her reporting work, she earned a number of regional Edward R. Murrow Awards and in 2012, she earned a National Edward R. Murrow Award with photojournalists Randy Schumacher and Brandon McCauley.

They earned the award for a story about Iowan Mark Block overcoming impossible odds to climb Sears Tower in Chicago. In addition, she earned regional Emmy Awards in the consumer, feature and instructional categories. Furthermore, Kiernan was selected to receive the Iowa Commission of Persons with Disabilities’ Media Award in 2008, following her producing special reports on Iowans with disabilities. Prior to joining 13 News, she worked at KCCI from 1998, and  in additio to anchoring, she also became well known for her award-winning special series pieces and investigative work. For Erin’s two-part series on date-rape drugs, she received a regional Edward R. Murrow award in the spring of 2004.

A regional Murrow Award was awarded to her in 2000, for her investigative series known as True Colors, which was focused on racism at bars in the Des Moines metro area. Kiernan has also done investigative series reports on; sex offenders, meth,  identity theft, ecstasy, arson, and unlicensed drivers. Over the years, she has been activly involved in the community as she volunteers on a number of on-profits and teaches fitness classes at the YMCA. Furthermore, she is a huge advocate of for adoptive families and birth families as she assisted in founding, Lowans for Adoption. She is also supportive of support groups for people dealing with infertility. During her leisure time, she enjoys being outdoors, seeing animals, watching sports, listening to music, spending ample time with her family.

Erin Kiernan Age

She was born in 1974 in the United States of America. It is therefore not known when she celebrates her birthday. Erin is 48 years old.

Erin Kiernan Height

Kiernan stands at a height of 5 feet, 7 inches tall.

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Erin Kiernan Family

Erin 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 Kiernan has any siblings.

Erin Kiernan Husband

Erin is married to Michael Kiernan. He proposed to her on St. Patrick’s Day and married in the Madison County Church visited by Pope John Paul in 1979. Her husband grew up there and was blessed by John Paul during the visit. Our son was baptized there. The couple has two children; Michael Francis and Audrey.

Erin Kiernan Net Worth

Kiernan has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through being a journalist.

Erin Kiernan Salary

Kiernan earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.

Erin Kiernan 13 News

Kiernan works at 13 News where she works alongside other famous 13 News anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;

  1. Dan Winters
  2. Ed Wilson
  3. Jannay Towne
  4. Calyn Thompson
  5. Justin Surrency
  6. John Sears
  7. Megan Salois
  8. Keith Murphy
  9. Brett McIntyre
  10. Jodi Long
  11. Stephanie Johnson
  12. Mark Freund

The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Kiernan.

Who is Erin Kiernan?

 She is an American award-winning journalist

How old is Erin Kiernan?

47 years old as f 2021

How tall is Erin Kiernan?

5 feet, 7 inches

Who is Erin Kiernan married to?

Michael Kiernan

How much money does Erin Kiernan earn?

$40,000 – $ 110,500

How much is Erin Kiernan worth?

$1 Million – $5 Million

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