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Erin Kennedy is an American news anchor who co-hosts CBS 2’s weekday morning and midday newscasts with Kris Gutierrez.
She has reported for a variety of Spanish programs during her career as a fluent Spanish speaker. Her birthday is January 24th, 1982.
Erin Kennedy Age
Erin was born on January 24, 1982. ( 36years as of 2018 ) Erin grew up in Colorado and is of Portuguese and Irish origin.
Her parents are from Rhode Island, and many of her relatives still live there.
Michael Kennedy and Catherine MacDonald, her paternal grandparents, immigrated to the United States from Galway.
Erin Kennedy Education
She graduated from high school in Colorado. She then attended Notre Dame University in South Bend, Indiana.
Kennedy studied in Spain during his collegiate years.
She had the opportunity to visit Ireland, where her grandparents are from, while overseas in order to learn more about her family history.
Erin graduated from college as a member of the class of 2003. She was also inducted into Phi Beta Kappa.
Erin Kennedy Husband
Her husband’s name is Matthew, and he is Irish. He is an accomplished musician.
Erin and Matthew met while both were undergraduate students at the University of Notre Dame.
The happily married couple and their two children now reside in the Chicago suburbs.
Erin Kennedy Career
Erin began her career as a news anchor and reporter for KAMC-TV in Lubbock, Texas.
She hosted a Spanish-language show called Si Se Puede while in Texas.
In December 2005, she relocated to Providence, Rhode Island, where she worked as an anchor for WPRI-TV/WNAC-TV for six years.
She devised, produced, and hosted a show called Webcast en Espanol at Providence.
Erin went to Cleaveland, Ohio in December 2011 to serve as a morning news anchor for WKYC-TV alongside Chris Tye.
She worked for three years before retiring in 2014.
As a method of giving back to the community, she frequently worked as a host and event emcee for the Rape Crisis Center and YWCA in Cleveland.
Kennedy joined CBS 2 Chicago’s weekday morning newscasts as a co-anchor in 2014.