Kyra Phillips is an American News Correspondent currently serving fr ABC News. She also earned a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from the University of Southern California.
Kyra Phillips Age – Birthday
Phillips was born 8, August 1968, in Illinois, in the United States. She is 53 years old as of 2021.
Kyra Phillips Height
Phillips stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches.
Kyra Phillips Family
Phillips was born to Parents Dan Phillips who was a professor at San Diego State University.
Kyra Phillips Husband
Phillips is happily married to her husband John Roberts. The two got married in 2010. She has also been married to her ex-husband John Assad, the relationship lasted from 2000 – 2008.
Kyra Phillips Kids
The couple is blessed with two twins with Roberts, born in March 2011.
Kyra Phillips Salary
She receives an annual salary of $ 200,000
Kyra Phillips Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $ 5.3 million.
Kyra Phillips CNN News
Phillips started working for CNN News in 1999 and also moved to HLN in 2012 to anchor Raising America with Kyra Phillips, a daily interactive, investigative program that focused on news impacting the modern American family.
She has also covered and reported a wide range of breaking news, including four tours reporting in Iraq, first as an embedded journalist aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln, then covering the war, and it’s affect the Iraqi people.
In addition, her coverage and reports are such as the Baghdad School for the Blind, substance abuse within the Iraqi military, and an exclusive look inside Saddam Hussein’s cell and his personal diary.
Besides that, she has had the opportunity to be the first female journalist to fly in an F-14 air-to-air combat training mission over the Persian Gulf. Moreover, she also covered on reports on the U.S. Navy’s reconnaissance missions from the P-3 aircraft.
Moreover, she has also served as an investigative reporter and anchor for KCBS-TV in Los Angeles. Prior to that, she was a weekend anchor and reporter for WDSU-TV in New Orleans and prior to that, anchored and reported for WLUK-TV in Green Bay, Wisconsin.