Katherine Cook KGW Net Worth, Salary, Bio, Age, Parents, Husband, Career

Katherine Cook Biography

Katherine Cook is an American award-winning reporter born in the United States. She currently works as a reporter for KGW, a television station affiliated with NBC and based in Portland, Oregon, in the United States.

She began her journalism career by working at the Medford, Oregon-based KDRV (ABC). Her primary responsibility there was running the station’s Klamath Falls bureau.

Cook served as the Klamath Falls Bureau Chief and covered the agricultural and environmental issues affecting the Klamath Basin. Katherine then continued on to Medford to try her luck. She worked as a reporter and weekend anchor there.

Katherine Cook  Net Worth

Katherine has an estimated net worth of $400 thousand . She has acquired a great fortune from her career as a  journalist yet she likes to live a humble lifestyle. This includes her property, funds and earnings. Her job career is her main source of income.

Katherine Cook Salary

Katherine receives a respectable wage from her job as a journalist. She receives an average annual salary of $50 thousand  which  translates to a monthly average wage of $4,166.

Year 2023 2024
Katherine Cook Salary $50 thousand $55 thousand
Katherine Cook Net Worth $400 thousand $450 million

Katherine Cook Age

Details about her exact age are not publicly known. Hence, making it difficult to know when she was born and when she celebrates her birthday. We will update Katherine age as soon as we have them from a credible source. She holds an American nationality and  citizenship.

Katherine Cook Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Katherine stands proudly at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 meters or 165 centimeters), she exhibits an exquisite balance in her physique. Weighing approximately 55 kg (121 lbs), her body measurements are an enviable.

She has kept up a lovely physical shape that is currently visible on websites all over the internet. However, neither her physical characteristics nor shoe size are known.

Katherine Cook Parents

Katherine was born and raised in the United States by her parents. We tried to learn more about her family, but were unsuccessful because no such information is available in the public.

Therefore, it is still unknown who her parents are. Furthermore, it is unknown if she has any siblings. Once the information is available, we will update this section.

Katherine Cook Husband

Katherine  is a married woman, but she is very secretive when it comes to her personal life. There is no information about the identity of her husband as he prefers to keep off the public eye. However, the information will be updated as soon as it is available.

Katherine Cook Kids

A precious daughter named Violet Maria was born to Katherine and her husband on January 25, 2019. She is able to keep her child’s identity out of the public eye. However, as soon as we have more information about her child, we’ll update this.

Katherine Cook Education

Katherine dedicated her early years to her education, beginning her academic journey at Reynolds High School, where she diligently pursued her studies and successfully earned her high school diploma.

After completing high school, she embarked on the next chapter of her educational journey by enrolling at Western Oregon University and Mt. Hood Community College. Here, she displayed unwavering commitment and passion for her studies, ultimately culminating in the achievement of a Bachelor of Arts degree in Speech Communication.

In addition to her academic achievements, Katherine displayed remarkable talent and dedication in the athletic arena. She didn’t limit herself to the classroom; instead, she embraced the opportunity to excel on the track.

Katherine Cook Career

She began her television career in Southern Oregon as the weekend anchor for KDRV (ABC), where she worked as the bureau chief in Medford. She worked as a reporter for Colorado Springs, CO’s KKTV (CBS) for two years. She attended Reynolds High School and was raised in Portland. She later enrolled at Western Oregon University and Mount Hood Community College, where she completed her bachelor’s degree in speech communication.

Cook started working for KGW as a general assignment reporter in the summer of 2007. She is passionate about sharing stories in and about her community because she is an Oregon native. She received an Emmy for individual achievement in reporting in 2022 from the Northwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

Cook has won the Mark Twain Award for feature reporting from the Western Regional Associated Press and the Edward R. Murrow Award for Excellence in Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity. She received more than a dozen Emmy nominations for her news writing, sports reporting, and investigative series on Portland gangs.

She supports the Portland Trail Blazers, Los Angeles Dodgers, and Denver Broncos. The National Association of Hispanic Journalists counts Cook among its members.

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