Kate Merrill Biography
Kate Merrill is an award-winning American journalist, currently working as a reporter and news anchor for WBZ-TV in Boston, Massachusetts. Merrill was born on December 11th, 1973, in Carlisle, Massachusetts. She worked in New York and Tennessee for several years before returning to her home state for her current position at the CBS affiliate.
Kate Merrill Age
Kate Merrill is currently 35 years old as of 2019.Growing up, Kate had two dads in her life – Bob and Dick – both of whom are now deceased. Her mom, Lynne Palmer Abromeit, lives in Pennsylvania, while little sister, Susie Abromeit, lives in California.
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Kate Merrill Husband
After first meeting in Binghamton, New York, Kate, and former NHL player Mike Dunham got married on May 27, 2000. Michael Francis “Mike” Dunham (born June 1, 1972, in Johnson City, New York) is an American retired professional ice hockey goaltender. Dunham is the Boston Bruins goalie development coach, and the former head goaltending coach for the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League (NHL).
Dunham attended Canterbury School in New Milford, Connecticut, a Catholic boarding school, where he was an All-New England 1st Team Goalie under legendary prep school coach Charlie Huntington. Dunham played college hockey for the University of Maine, where he shared the goaltending duties with Garth Snow. The team won the NCAA Men’s Ice Hockey Championship in Dunham’s final season, 1992–93.
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Merrill is a news anchor for WBZ-TV News weekday morning (4:30-7AM) and noon newscasts with co-anchor Chris McKinnon. Merrill joined the station in March 2004 after reporting for WNBC-TV in New York.She began her career as a college intern at WCVB-TV in Boston. Upon graduating she moved to upstate New York to report for WICZ-TV and WIVT-TV.
In 1998 Merrill started working as an anchor and reporter for WKRN-TV in Nashville, TN. During her time in Nashville, she received an Emmy Award for her role in covering the tornado that hit Tennessee in 1999. That same year Merrill also received two awards for her investigative reporting. After spending five years at WKRN, she returned to the Northeast to work for WNBC-TV in New York.
Merrill is a graduate of Lafayette College and holds a bachelor of arts degree in government and law. In addition to her reporting duties, she works with the American Heart Association and YMCA.
Kate Merrill Salary
She earned a lot from her job as a journalist working at WBZ-TV. As indicated by sources, the average annual salary of a journalist is $52,791.With her work as a journalist, Kate has made a fortune out of it.
Kate Merrill Family
Kate and her better half, Mike parent two beautiful daughters and continually post how happy and proud she is to have children. Along with two daughters, she pets a dog and loves her as much as her two girls. The mother of two posted a picture of her daughters and dog on Instagram in September 2018, captioning it one of her babies is six months today. In Twitter, she also expressed concern about a big problem of kids vaping in her daughter’s high school in October 2017.
Kate Merrill Sister
Susie Abromeit Is her sister bromeit is mostly known for her breakout role in the hit Netflix/Marvel show Jessica Jones starring alongside Carrie Anne Moss and Krysten Ritter.
She was a world-class athlete by the age of 16, when she became a top-ranked tennis player (#6 in the US), receiving a full scholarship to Duke University. She helped her team earn a number one ranking and an NCAA title during her freshman year before setting her sights on acting, music, and modeling.
After she transitioned from tennis, she went on to record a song with Fat Joe with Atlantic Records, and their song “Slow Your Roll,” became a summer hit playing on various radio stations in Florida. A few of the other songs that were sung, written, and produced by her, became top requested songs on radio stations across Florida.
From there, she went on to grace the pages of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit edition, while simultaneously making her film debut as the lead in the Lionsgate film, Know Thy Enemy, playing a female rapper. Soon after, she began to book roles in films, such as Sydney White, Sex Drive, I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell, Setup, alongside Bruce Willis, and the blockbuster hit Battle: Los Angeles.
Where Is Kate Merrill Now
Emmy award-winning journalist Merrill is a news anchor for WBZ-TV News weekday morning (4:30-7AM) and noon newscasts with co-anchor Chris McKinnon. Merrill joined the station in March 2004 after reporting for WNBC-TV in New York.
Kate Merrill Twitter
Here is my mom Lynne… and my girls.. xoxo pic.twitter.com/uYsg2rlmY8
— Kate Merrill (@KateMerrill) May 10, 2019