Lisa Kerney Biography
|Date of Birth:||1981 , July-8|
|Age:||37 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Birth Name||Lisa Diane Gangel Kerney|
|Working For||ESPN, WCBS|
|Net Worth||$14.8 Million|
|Weight in KG||N/A|
|Married to||Patrick Kerney|
Lisa Kerney, an American sportscaster, used to work for ESPN. She hosted Sportscenter along with Jemele Hill, Elle Duncan, and Sage Steele. She is serving on the ESPN since 2014. Prior that, she worked for WCBS-TV in New York for few years.
Kerney is a kind human being, more than a beauty with brains. She is phenomenal in her work and down to earth in her behavior. She made her debut in the field of journalism in 2003 at Metro Sports in Kansas City, Missouri as an intern.
Regarding her personal life, Kerney is married to a former NFL player with whom she shares four children.
Early Life And Education of Lisa Kerney
Lisa Kerney was born Lisa Diane Gangel Kerney on 8th July 1981 in Kansas City, Missouri under the birth sign Cancer. Her parents, Barbara Gangel and Lou Gangel raised her in Leawood, KS.
Kerney graduated from St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Overland Park in 2000. She then earned a degree in broadcast communications from Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida. While studying at the university, she used to be a captain of the women’s basketball team. Not only the captain, she was also the point guard.
Lisa Kerney's Career
Lisa Kerney started her journalism career in the summer of 2003 at Metro Sports in Kansas City, Missouri as an intern. The following year, Kerney worked as a sports producer/ reporter and anchor at KXLF-TV in Butte, Montana. In 2005, she received The Montana Standard People's Choice Awards in the category of Best Sports Reporter and Best TV Personality.
From 2005-2010, Kerney worked as a weekend sports anchor and Northwest Sports Tonight host at KING-TV in Seattle. After leaving KING-TV, she joined MBL network as a sports reporter from October 2010 to December 2011.
After 4 plus wonderful years, @espn and I have agreed to part ways. I’m incredibly proud of the work we accomplished together and grateful for the amazing friends I’ve made along the way. The thank you’s are endless! I’ve grown a tremendous amount working alongside the best and can’t wait to share my next chapter with you all! #grateful #espn #sportscenter
Since 2012, Kerney joined ESPN and worked as a sports anchor at WCBS-TV in New York for CBS 2 News This Morning. Until 2018, she worked for the huge channel ESPN as a sportscaster and this is a dream of every journalist or personalities the media.
Kerney also worked on the show called Sportscenter along with Jemele Hill, Elle Duncan, and Sage Steele and which was one of the best sports shows ever. She has worked for other channels such as WCBS in her past. On 27th April 2018, she left the network.
Lisa Kerney's Net Worth And Body Measurement
The former ESPN reporter, Lisa Kerney stands at teh height of 6 feet.
Kerney has an estimated net worth not less than $1 million. As per some sources, the average salary of ESPN reporter is $85k whereas the average salary of ESPN reporter ranges between $60,303 - $85,439.
Lisa Kerney's Personal Life
Lisa Kerney's personal life is as perfect as her career. Kerney is married to her boyfriend Patrick Kerney after dating for years. The couple met for the first time in 2007 when Kerney was covering a Seahawks press conference in which her husband was introduced as a new player of Seahawks.
The couple tied the knot in the year 2010 and till now their relationship has been running without a scratch. As the couple is going so well, there is very little chance of a divorce to occur in the future.
Her husband is a former professional NFL player who played almost 8 seasons with Atlanta Falcons and three seasons with the Seattle Seahawks. In an interval of six years of their marriage, the couple welcomed four children. The family currently resides in Northeastern United State's Connecticut.