Ken Rodriguez Biography
Ken Rodriguez is an American Emmy award-winning sportscaster working for FOX 5 News. He anchors sports weeknights on FOX 5 News at 6 p.m., 10 p.m., and 11 p.m. Rodriguez an Atlanta native though his broadcasting career has taken him all over the country with stops in Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, Jacksonville, Oklahoma City, Macon, Lansing, and Montgomery.
Ken Rodriguez Education
Rodriguez attended McEachern High School in Powder Springs. He later went to Furman University on a football scholarship and graduated from Georgia State University. Recently, he was inducted into the McEachern High School Athletic Hall of Fame.
He has as well been recognized by the Greater Atlanta Chapter of the National Football Foundation for his contributions to amateur football, and by the Cobb County Schools Foundation for contributions to the school system. He was inducted into the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Southeast Chapter’s Silver Circle for leaving his mark through a lifetime of dedication to the television industry.
Ken Rodriguez Career
Rodriguez’s enthusiastic style of sports reporting knows no limits. He has not only covered major events such as Super Bowls and World Series, he as well flown with The Blue Angels, rappelled from the side of a building to raise awareness for Special Olympics Georgia, bungee-jumped from a hot air balloon, and taken a quick scuba diving lesson in order to report on a man who feeds six-foot barracudas by holding fish in his mouth!
He started his broadcasting career while in college at WAEC radio in Atlanta where he was the host of a Hispanic program directed at Atlanta’s Spanish-speaking community. He later worked at WCNN radio, CNN Sports, and the Atlanta Hawks Radio Network.
He has won Emmys for his coverage of the Peachtree Road Race, First Pitch specials, FOX 5 5th Quarter shows, FOX 5 Pit Pass, and High 5 Sports. Rodriguez is especially proud of our ongoing ‘High 5 Sports is IN YOUR FACE!’ high school football reports. It is a known weekly event on football Friday nights. He captures the community’s passion for high school football with a fun and entertaining delivery.
Ken Rodriguez FOX 5 Atlanta
Rodriguez works at FOX 5 Atlanta where he works alongside other famous FOX 5 Atlanta anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;
- Janelle King
- Phil Kent
- Randy Travis
- Alex Whittler
- Janice Yu
- Christine Sperow
- Doug Evans
- Alyse Eady
- Deidra Dukes
- Denise Dillon
- Morse Diggs
- Cody Chaffins
- David Chandley
- Courtney Bryant
- Ryan Beesley
- Katie Beasley
- Claire Simms
- Russ Spencer
- Dale Russell
- Aungelique Proctor
Ken Rodriguez Age
Ken likes to keep his personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday.
Ken Rodriguez Height
Rodriguez stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Ken Rodriguez Family
Rodriguez has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Rodriguez has any siblings.
Ken Rodriguez Wife
Rodriguez is married to a lady named Jeanne. The two started dating in high school and later married. They are blessed with two children and reside in Atlanta.
Ken Rodriguez Net Worth
Rodriguez has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being a sports anchor.
Ken Rodriguez Salary
Rodriguez earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Rodriguez.
Who is Ken Rodriguez?
He is an American Emmy award-winning sportscaster
How old is Ken Rodriguez?
How tall is Ken Rodriguez?
5 feet 8 inches
Who is Ken Rodriguez married to?
How much money does Ken Rodriguez earn?
$40,000 – $ 110,500
How much is Ken Rodriguez worth?
$1 Million – $5 Million