Courtney Fischer Biography
Courtney Fischer is an American Award winning reporter at ABC 13, she joined the ABC 13 Eyewitness News team in January 2016. Prior to that, she reported for WTAE in Pittsburgh. It is during this time that she earned a regional Emmy and Edward R. Murrow after a coverage of a mass stabbing at a local high school. She is a native Chicago.
Courtney Fischer Age
We have not been able to find her actual age though she seems to be in her early 40s.
Courtney Fischer Husband
Fischer is happily married, she likes to talk about her husband in interviews and social media. However, as of now, she has not publicly said his name. She always refers to him as “Husband.”
Courtney Fischer Children
Although Fischer is happily married, the couple has not talked about their children, it is not clear whether they have children or not.
Courtney Fischer Education
Fischer graduated in 2007 from DePauw University with a bachelors degree in journalism.
Courtney Fischer Career
One of the most moving experiences in her career came in 2010, when she covered the catastrophic 7.0 magnitude earthquake in Haiti. Courtney was working for WEHT in Evansville, Indiana, and was the only reporter invited by a local church. She was asked to show their journey to Port-au-Prince, pointing the damage at their boys’ orphanage. Her news director wasn’t sure that she should go, reason being, she did not know how to use a camera at that time. However, Fischer taught herself within a day and she was on her flight the next day. The anchor says, as long as you are willing to work hard, this is a job that gives you amazing opportunities.
This skilled reporter joined the ABC 13 Eyewitness News team in January 2016. Prior to that, she reported for WTAE in Pittsburgh, where she earned a regional Emmy and Edward R. Murrow after a coverage of a mass stabbing at a local high school. In this case, 21 students and staff were stabbed at Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville, Pennsylvania.
Her reporting to work as early as 3: 00 am leaves her viewers asking what time she wakes up, but in her answer she says “it is because I love what I do”. To her, breaking stories while Houston is just waking up is an adrenaline rush.
Outside work, you will find her travelling the world, looking for Thai food and playing with her fierce kitten, Lola. Following the Kentucky Derby and UK basketball is also in her hobbies.
Courtney Fischer Salary
Her salary is still under review and will be updated as soon as the information is available online.
Courtney Fischer Net Worth
It seems she likes to keep a lot of her personal information private and has therefore not revealed her net worth.
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