Karen Rogers Biography
Karen Rogers is an American Meteorologist and traffic anchor for Action News Mornings on 6abc. She joined the Action News Team in 1996 as a reporter and producer for the show AM/Philadelphia.
Karen Rogers Education
Rogers attended Mississippi State University where she received a certificate in Broadcast Meteorology after three years of studies in atmospheric sciences and geosciences. She earned her seal of approval from the American Meteorological Society.
Additionally, Rogers holds degrees in Communication and Sociology from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, where she was valedictorian of her communication class and the class speaker for commencement. She is listed in “Who’s Who Among American Colleges and Universities”.
Upon graduating, Rogers traveled to the United Kingdom as a Rotary International Scholar where she pursued her graduate studies in Broadcast Journalism.
Karen Rogers Career
After graduation, Rogers briefly worked at WHSP-TV in Vineland, NJ where she interviewed political leaders for her monthly show, anchored daily news cut-ins, hosted weekly talk shows, and Congressional Report.
Rogers says she grew up watching Action News and it never came to her mind she would one day be a member of the Action News Team. She joined the station in 1996. She then quickly joined the AccuWeather team and found her true passion in weather forecasting.
In addition to her role in news, Rogers co-hosts FYI Philly, a weekly fun-filled entertainment show that airs on Saturday nights at 7 pm on 6abc. She became involved with a number of 6abc special projects over the years, including co-hosting Philly on Wheels, the Miss America Preview Special, and The Philadelphia Home Show. Additionally, she reports for the 6abc Thanksgiving Day Parade, the Philadelphia Flower Show, and the 4th of July Parade.
Rogers is active in supporting young people and says one of her most rewarding experiences was working with the Child Assault Prevention Program teaching elementary school students empowerment skills for preventing and reporting abuse.
Karen Rogers 6abc
Rogers is currently working at 6abc where she works alongside other famous 6abc anchors and reporters including;
- Erin O’Hearn
- Gray Hall
- Gina Gannon
- Cecily Tynan
- Ducis Rodgers
- Tamala Edwards
- Brian Taff
- Matt O’Donnell
- Walter Perez
- Sarah Bloomquist
- Nydia Han
- Rick Williams
- Christie Ileto
- Jeff Skversky
- Matt Pellman
Karen Rogers Age
Rogers is 51 years as of 2021. She was born on March 23, 1970, in New Jersey, United States. She celebrates her birthday on the 23rd of March every year.
Karen Rogers Height
Rogers stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Karen Rogers Family/ Mother
Rogers was born into a family of ten children. Her father whose name is not disclosed passed in 2015. Her mother Kathryn Rogers died at the age of 90 after a battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Rogers likes to keep her life private hence has not disclosed the names of her siblings.
Karen Rogers Husband
Rogers is married to Kevin Rogers who she tied the knot in 2001 at the chape; of Rutgers University. Together, the couple has been blessed with three children and of the three, their daughter is believed to be hearing impaired and later diagnosed with Type I Diabetes.
Karen Rogers Son
Their second-born son is called Kevin Jr.
Karen Rogers Net Worth
Rogers has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her career as a Meteorologist.
Karen Rogers Salary
Rogers earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Rogers.
Who is Karen Rogers?
She is an American Meteorologist and traffic anchor
How old is Karen Rogers?
51 years as of 2021
How tall is Karen Rogers?
5 feet 9 inches
Who is Karen Rogers married to?
How much money does Karen Rogers earn?
$40,000 – $ 110,500
How much is Karen Rogers worth?
$1 Million – $5 Million