Amy Hockert Biography
Amy Hockert is an American journalist currently working as a news anchor and special projects reporter for Fox 9’s KMSP-TV in Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area since January 2015. She is a television news anchor in the Twin Cities and has spent nearly 2 decades as a news anchor, reporter, and Senior Vice President with news organizations such as KARE 11, BringMeTheNews.com, and FOX9.
Amy Hockert Age
It is clear that Hockert was born in Minnesota, the United States. However, her actual date of birth remains unknown to the public for one reason or the other. Could it be she likes to keep her/ his age private? By the look, she seems to be 40 years old as of 2023.
Amy Hockert Height
Hockert stands at a height of 1.68 m, and her weight is about 54 kg.
Amy Hockert Family
On June 19, 2017, Hockert posted her photo of her father and posted a caption that said, feeling so grateful to have such a great father. He is a stoic, ‘awe-shucks’ kind of dad who taught me about respect, integrity, humility, working hard, and my personal favorite, listening more and talking less. Born and raised in Minnesota by her American-Korean parents, her mother moved to the United States at the age of 18 years old from Korea. She learned English by watching daytime soaps. Moreover, she was brought up with her twin sister Jamy and her brother Daniel.
Amy Hockert Husband
Hockert is happily married to her loving husband Chris who he met back in 2006 and tied the knot in 2008 celebrating their 14th marriage anniversary on July 16, 2020. Chris and his wife Hockert are proud parents to two children, a 9-year-old Christian, and 11-year-old Elise. Additionally, the family owns two very spoiled dogs, Bennett and Henry, and currently reside in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Amy Hockert Career
As an alum of Minnesota State University Moorhead, Amy graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communication. She kicked off and started her career in college where she worked for the NBC affiliate in Fargo-Moorhead. Hockert worked in Minot, North Dakota, and Raleigh, North Carolina before moving back to Minnesota. From 2002 to 2008 she worked as a TV news anchor at KARE 11 and later served as Vice President of News for the digital news organization, Bring Me The News. After an 8-year hiatus from TV news to start a family, she returned to the air where she joined FOX9 in 2015. Hockert has spent several years as a volunteer at orphanages in China and helping those living in poverty in Ecuador. She is a passionate philanthropist, whether it’s overseas or in her own backyard. She manages the delivery/distribution of news content and assembles and oversees the news team. And more recently, Amy’s professional journey came full circle when she joined FOX9 as an anchor and special projects reporter.
These are some of the other anchors that Hockert works with at Fox 9:
- Theo Keith
- Alix Kendall
- Ian Leonard
- Kendall Mark
- Keith Marler
- Jason Matheson
- Cody Matz
- Jennifer McDermed
- Randy Meier
- Dawn Mitchell
Hockert’s exact weight loss and body measurements aren’t clear to the public. However, she maintains a healthy lifestyle and maintains her body with a healthy diet. We will keep you updated should we find this information.
Amy Hockert Salary
Hockert’s salary is about $110,000 per year.
Amy Hockert’s Net Worth
Hockert’s estimated net worth is $1 million. Her primary source is her job as a news anchor and special projects reporter for Fox 9’s KMSP-TV.
Social Media Accounts
Hockert is active on social media and she posts personal and work-related stuff from time to time. She has over 1400 followers on Instagram, 4.7k on Facebook, and 8000 on Twitter.