Ellen McNamara Biography and Wiki
Ellen McNamara (b. Sept 8, 1982) is an American Emmy Award-winning News anchor who works as a News anchor for KCTV5 News since April 2015. She previously served as a weeknight anchor and reporter at the ABC affiliate in the Twin Cities. She has also served in newsrooms in Florida and Texas.
Being an athlete, McNamara has completed several marathons, such as five consecutive Boston Marathons. She finished 30 minutes before the bombs went off at the finish line at the marathon in 2013 and returned to run again in 2014.
Ellen McNamara Age and Birthday
Ellen was born on September 8, 1982, in Dallas, Texas in the United States of America. She is 38 years old as of 2021. Her birth sign is Virgo.
Ellen McNamara Height
McNamara stands at an average height and stature. Actual measurements concerning her height have not yet been revealed to the world. We are keeping tabs and this will be updated soon when available.
Ellen McNamara Education
Ellen attended Texas Tech University, a public research university in Lubbock, Texas, Where she graduated with a degree in political science and a major in Spanish. Upon graduation, she completed an internship at a CBS affiliate in Lubbock.
Ellen McNamara Family
Ellen is the proud daughter of Bob McNamara, news correspondent (father), and Jane(mother). She is a native of Chicago. She grew up in Colorado, Texas with her parents and two siblings. Ellen’s father, Bob McNamara is a Correspondent has who has served at CBS News’ Dallas bureau since 1995.
Ellen McNamara Father
Her father, Bob McNamara was a news correspondent for CBS News. He was born on 2 June 1944 in Prairie du Chien, Wisc. He is 76 years old as of 2021. His birth sign is Gemini.
Bob McNamara has been based at CBS News’ Dallas bureau since 1995. He reports regularly for the CBS Evening News and often contributes its signature “Eye On America” segments.
Ellen McNamara Husband
Ellen is currently married to her loving husband Marcus. The couple got married on 11th July 2009.
Ellen McNamara Children
The couple is blessed with a son by the name of Knox Robert. Their son Robert was born on September 17, 2018, and was awarded their family name.
Ellen McNamara Salary
McNamara receives an estimated annual salary of $62,000 as of 2021.
Ellen McNamara Net Worth
Ellen has an estimated net worth ranging from $300k to $700k as of 2021. Her primary source of income is her career as a journalist.
Ellen McNamara KCTV 5
After graduating from the university, she kicked off her career at WFTS-TV where she worked as a Multimedia Journalist. She later joined KSTP 5 Eyewitness News as a reporter. She then joined KCTV5 News in April 2015. She currently co-anchors KCTV5 News at 5, 6, and 10 p.m.
Ellen is an Emmy award winner and has more than a decade of experience in local news. She also was a weekend morning anchor in Tampa, Florida. With 15 years of experience in local television news, Ellen has also served in newsrooms in Austin, Texas, and Lubbock, Texas.