Kathy Brock Biography
Kathy Brock is a former a news anchor at WLS-TV, Chicago’s ABC affiliate. She was a co-anchor of the station’s 6 pm and 10 pm news broadcasts alongside Alan Krashesky.
Kathy Brock Age
Kathy was born on July 24, 1959 in Pasco, Washington, United States.
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Kathy grew up working on the family farm in Pasco, Washington. In 1977 she graduated from Pasco High School. Kathy later received her Bachelor’s degree in Journalism from Washington State University where she was president of her sorority, Kappa Kappa Gamma and served as Rush Chairman for the Intra Fraternity Council.
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Currently Kathy lives in Chicago with her husband Douglas P. Regan, Co-Chairman and Founding Partner of Cresset. The couple has two sons, Colton and Matthew Staab, and two step-daughters, Maggie and Katie Regan.
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Before joining ABC 7 Chicago, Brock spent six years as an anchor/reporter at KUTV-TV in Salt Lake City, Utah. She also worked at KBCI-TV in Boise, Idaho; KEPR-TV, in Pasco, Washington; and KWSU-TV in Pullman, Washington.
In 1990 Kathy joined WLS-TV in as a co-anchor of the morning newscast with Alan Krashesky. From 1993 – 1998, she co-anchored the 6 pm newscast with Floyd Kalber. She has co-anchored it with Alan Krashesky since 1998. After Diann Burns left ABC 7 in 2003 , Kathy was promoted to the 10 pm newscast alongside Ron Magers. This is currently the No. 1 rated and most watched newscast in Chicago. After 13 years together, Magers retired in May 2016 and Kathy teamed up at 10 with Alan Krashesky.
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Media critic Robert Feder reported on May 30, 2018 that Kathy is stepping away from ABC7 after 28 years at the station. In her note to colleagues, she said “I want to explore other passions and see what life’s like off the night shift.” On June 12, 2018, current 5pm and 7pm anchor and 10pm contributing anchor Cheryl Burton was named Brock’s successor on the 10pm show. 11am and 4pm anchor Judy Hsu was named the new 6pm anchor.
Kathy Brock Salary | Kathy Brock Net Worth
Kathy ABC7 anchor has an estimated net worth of around $1 million, however,her net worth is still under review. According to a report from paysa.com, an ABC 7 Chicago News anchor gets around $79,574 salary annually. The payment ranges from $51,325 to $98,020