Eva Pilgrim Biography
Eva Pilgrim is a well-renowned American journalist currently working as an ABC News correspondent since December of 2015. She has appeared in shows including “ABC World News Tonight with David Muir”, “Good Morning America Weekend Edition”, and “Good Morning America”.
Eva has also served at Action News WPVI as a reporter and anchor since December 2012. Before, she worked at WXIN TV as an anchor and reporter from November 2009 to November 2012.
Eva Pilgrim Age
Eva Pilgrim was born on 30th August 1982, in Seoul, South Korea. She is 39 years old.
Eva Pilgrim Height
Eva is a woman of moderate stature and stands at the height of 5 feet 5 inches (Approx 1.65m).
Eva Pilgrim Family
Eva Pilgrim was born and brought up by her caring and supportive father and mother in Seoul, South Korea. Eva’s whole family stays in South Carolina. Her dad, Tim Pilgrim grew up in South Carolina. and served in the Army while her mother, In-Sook Gayle works at a nursing home.
The military family moved several times after Eva was born in South Korea, prior to settling in West Columbia. Evas’ younger sister called Sherry lives in Batesburg-Leesville together with her husband and handsome two sons, and their younger brother called Sean also stays nearby.
Eva Pilgrim Education
She attended the University of Florida. Later on, she matriculated at the University of South Carolina School of Journalism and Mass Communication where she attained her degree.
Eva Pilgrim Husband
Eva is happily hitched to her lovely husband named Ed Hartigan, who is the director of digital marketing and media services at Moravia. The two lovebirds got married in November 2019. Before, he worked at the performance marketing agency known as iProspect for a period of five years. The duo has a French bulldog puppy known as Walter.
Eva Pilgrim Salary
She earns a satisfactory salary of $ 61,829 per year. This is according to ABC News Correspondents’ salaries.
Eva Pilgrim Net Worth
Eva Pilgrim has stockpiled a decent fortune over the years she has served and has an estimated net worth of $1.7 million.
Eva Pilgrim Career
Eva kicked off her journalism career at WIS-TV where she served as a web producer from 2002 to 2004. Later on, she worked at WVVA, then at a Fox TV station located in Charlotte, where one of her best stories convoluted a cab driver who refused to pick up certain riders, including handicapped riders.
Eventually, she became an anchor at WPVI, but it was in the year 2015 that her career began to blossom. Later, she moved to ABC News as a correspondent. Some of Eva’s numerous stories throughout the years include the Amtrak derailment, the Pope’s historic U.S. visit, military members who were scammed, the Sago Mine disaster as well as the stage collapse at the Indiana State Fair. As of now, she works as a correspondent for both WPVI and ABC News.