Laura Hettiger is an award-winning journalist who works with KMOV-TV as an Anchor/Host. She won the Emmy award for outstanding broadcasting skills, and according to her profile on LinkedIn, her areas of interest are breaking news and crime trends.
Laura Hettiger Biography
Laura Hettiger was born to her parents on June 3, 1987, in Florida, Illinois, USA. She has a sister named Jessica, who, according to Factsbuddy, was part of the Fighting Illinoi Cheer Team. The names of her parents are Frank and Jennifer Hettiger.
Laura is married to Mark Allen, whom she tied the knot with after dating for a while. On July 25, 2002, she announced via a Twitter post that they were expecting a child together, and on December 23, 2022, KMOV announced that the couple welcomed their first son, Leo Allen.
#BreakingNews: 💕 Just in time for Christmas, my husband and I will welcome our greatest gift! Only about 20 weeks until Baby Laura or Baby Mark is here! 💙#ohbaby #ChristmasBaby #n4tm #GDSTL @KMOV pic.twitter.com/mr9f6tsULD— Laura Hettiger (@LauraKHettiger) July 25, 2022
Laura Hettiger Education
She attended Flora High School before proceeding to the University of Illinois, where she obtained her Bachelor of Science and Master of Science. The Bachelor of Science was obtained in News-Editorial Journalism, while the Master of Science was obtained in Broadcast Journalism.
Laura Hettiger Career
Laura started her career with the US Weekly Magazine, where she worked for four months as an Editorial Intern. She also worked alongside the American Cheerleader Magazine as an Editorial Intern/Freelance Writer from May 2007 to August 2007.
The big break came when she joined the Big Ten Network as a Broadcast Intern. In August 2009, she became a teaching assistant at her alma mater, the University of Illinois. She became a Multimedia Journalist for WCBD-TV 2 in April 2011 and worked for over a year before finally joining KMOV-TV as a Great Day St. Louis Co-Host and traffic Anchor.
Laura Hettiger’s Net worth
Her annual salary is estimated to be above $70,000, while her estimated net worth is $500,000.