Shannon Murray Biography
Shannon Murray is a media personality. She works as a news reporter for FOX 4 NEWS Good Day from 4:30-9 am. Before, she served as a reporter for Austin’s ABC affiliate, KVUE-TV.
Shannon Murray Quick Facts
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- Birth Name: Shannon Murray
- Age: 34 years old
- Birthday: 14 October 1987
- Height: 5 feet 8 inches
- Father: Not Known
- Mother: Not Known
- Married/Husband: Not Known
- Net Worth: $1 million to $5 million dollars
Shannon Murray Age
Shannon’s age is 34 years old as of 2021. She was born on 14 October 1987, in Dallas, Texas. Her birthday is on 14 October of every year.
Shannon Murray Height
She is 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Shannon Murray Weight
Murray’s weight is 62 kilograms.
Shannon Murray Education
Shannon is a graduate of Duncanville High School in 2006. She anchored the school’s newscast, Eye of the Panther News, and won the state competition for broadcasting. She also placed 2nd in nationals in her senior year. Additionally, she credits her media tech teacher, Mrs. Nancy Noyes for ultimately inspiring her career choice.
“My teacher, Mrs. Nancy Noyes, is the woman who encouraged me to pursue journalism in college and she is one of the main reasons I’m still doing it today,” Shannon said.
From High School, she joined the University of Texas at Austin where she graduated with a degree in Broadcast Journalism in the year 2009. In college, she held an internship with a local news station, KXAN, and spent a summer in Los Angeles where she interned for The Ellen Degeneres Show.
“Working at Ellen showed me this job can be fun, but it takes a lot of work behind the scene to make it happen,” she added. She was also president of her sorority, Alpha Phi, and got involved with the UT television station, Texas Student Television.
Shannon Murray Parents
Shannon was born to her loving and caring parents in the United States. She was raised in Duncanville after moving to the area when she was in third grade.
At the time, her father served for Dallas-based Blockbuster and her mom served as a teacher at Merrifield Elementary School.
In the year 2008, she had her first race, The Dallas White Rock Half-Marathon with her dad. Since then she has finished a couple of full marathons, a hand full of half marathons and last year did her first (and last) sprint triathlon in Austin. Her mother celebrated her 60th birthday in Seattle On 22 November 2021. Her parents’ and siblings’ identities are not known.
Shannon Murray Husband
Shannon is not married. She has not shared information about her relationship.
Shannon Murray FOX 4 NEWS
Murray serves as a news reporter for FOX 4’s top-rated Good Day from 4:30-9 am. Prior to that, she reported on the evening news. In January 2016, she joined the station.
Murray landed her first job as a reporter for KOSA, a CBS affiliate in Midland/Odessa after graduation from College. While there, she learned how to do it all – shoot video, edit, produce, report, anchor, and sometimes she even ran the teleprompter. She also picked up a few skills at KCRS Radio, where she learned to run the control board and filled in as host for a political talk radio show.
In January 2013, Murray was offered a job as a reporter for KVUE. While there, she covered crime and courts, sometimes spending weeks inside a courtroom on a high-profile case. She also reported on the horrific crash at the 2014 SXSW festival that killed four innocent bystanders and injured more than 20. Murray was attending the festival when it happened. She followed the story all the way through the trial where the driver was convicted of capital murder.
More recently, she was responsible for extensive coverage of the devastating 2015 flood that swept away entire blocks of homes and killed more than a dozen people. She also had the chance to cover some of the fun stuff like the Austin City Limits Music Festival and Longhorn football (hook ‘em!).
During, her leisure, Murray is a wanna-be yogi. Also, she loves to eat but doesn’t cook. Furthermore, she is a runner too. Her first race was The Dallas White Rock Half-Marathon with her dad in the year 2008.
Since then she’s finished a couple of full marathons, a hand full of half marathons and last year did her first (and last) sprint triathlon in Austin. Also, she works as a volunteer for Back on My Feet, a group that runs with the homeless to promote self-sufficiency and she is a mentor to a young lady through Big Brothers Big Sisters.
Shannon Murray Salary
Murray’s salary is between $10k to $50k per year.
Shannon Murray Net Worth
Shannon’s net worth is between $1 million to $5 million dollars. She accumulates her wealth working as a reporter.
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