Heather Kovar Biography
Heather Kovar is an American Emmy award-winning anchor and reporter known for having worked at CBS6 – WRGB in Albany, New York. She anchored the weekend morning newscasts.
Heather Kovar Age
Heather likes to keep her personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month she was born. However, she might be in her 30’s.
Heather Kovar Height
Heather stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall.
Heather Kovar Family
Heather has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight hence she has not disclosed any information about her parents. It is also not known if Heather has any siblings.
Heather Kovar Husband
Heather is very private about her personal life therefore it is not known if she is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of her being in any past relationship with anyone.
Heather Kovar Salary
Heather earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Heather Kovar Net worth
Heather has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million-$5 Million which she has earned through her career as a reporter/anchor.
Heather Kovar Education
She started as a freelance news correspondent for CBS News path before moving to the Capital Region. She has lived in New York for eight years where she won several awards for reporting and anchoring before heading overseas.
Heather Kovar Career
Kovar has served at CBS6 – WRGB in Albany, New York as an anchor of the weekend morning newscasts. She was suspended at the station in July 2022. While in suspension, she notified her bosses of her plans to resign from the station completely. She was supposed to renew her contract on July 31, 2022, but she declined the renewal.
She has worked across the globe and has won an Emmy award for both anchoring and reporting. She started her career at KXAS in Dallas. In the Dallas/Fort Worth area, she worked on-air cable and radio. She made a move to upstate New York where she worked as an anchor and reporter at WKTV in Utica. Kovar has covered several National Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremonies including Nolan Ryan’s 1999. The same year she was a reporter in Hillary Clinton’s Upstate Listening Tour. She was also featured in the press pool as Clinton toured the New York senate campaign.
From there Heather worked at RNN in Kingston. That’s where she was living during 9/11, planning coverage of the New York City mayoral primary that day. She moved to Manhattan in 2002 where was freelancing for Reuters business news, delivering stock reports from the NASDAQ. At News 12 Connecticut when she accepted the morning anchor position, she worked for various other news outlets. Kovar then commuted for 8 years from New York.
She has won two New York Emmy awards during her stay at News 12, an Edward R. Murrow award, and also numerous Associated Press and other awards, including Best On-Air Personality from Fairfield Weekly readers. When coming to her education, she graduated from Southern Methodist University with a Bachelor’s in Journalism and psychology. Kovar enjoys playing guitar and writing songs as well as painting. Her encouragement for you is to reach out during weekend newscasts and during the week to send comments pictures and story ideas.
Heather Kovar CBS6 – WRGB
Kovar has worked at CBS6/WRGB where she worked alongside other famous CBS6/WRGB anchors and reporters including;
- Leanne DeRosa
- Chet Davis
- Lynsey Smith
- Liz Bishop
- Craig Gold
- Melissa Lee
- Emily DeFeciani
- Alyssa Caroprese