Kara Sewell Biography

Kara Sewell is an American personality and a journalist by profession. Currently, she is working at WFAA-TV in Dallas, Texas as an anchor on the show Daybreak which is televised every weekday morning. There at the show, she shares the screen with Ron Corning. Kara has received a lot of awards during her 17-year-long media career.

Early Life

Kara Sewell was born on 23rd August 1983 and she originally belonged to Houston & she currently resides in Dallas. She is the oldest of all three children born to her parents. Kara received her education from the University of St. Thomas with a degree in Communication and Media Studies [received in 2002]. Then in 2002, she admitted to The Stephen F. Austin State University and received a Bachelor’s degree in Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication and Media Studies in 2005.

Kara Sewell Career

Kara began her professional life in February 2006 and worked as a reporter or anchor for ICA Broadcasting I LTD. (dba CBS7). At CBS7, she served the position of the weekend evening anchor. From Sep 2008 to Oct 2014, she worked as a reporter or anchor for KWCH-TV. At that time, she was responsible for a four-and-a-half-hour morning newscast and anchor tasks and also coproduced a 30-minute noon newscast that used to be televised five days a week.

From Dec 2014 – Dec 2017, she worked as a morning news anchor for FOX19 WXIX. Her job was based in Cincinnati, Ohio. most recently, she has been working for WFAA-TV in Dallas, Texas as an anchor since January 2018.

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Philanthropist Work

When she is not working, Kara Sewell spares her time for volunteering work. She has been involved in various tasks, and art organizations, and also volunteers at the Junior League. She works as a volunteer for Susan G. Komen (breast cancer organization). She is connected with various non-profit organizations in Cincinnati.

She has hosted events for the organization, Night to Shine. The organization further supports people with functional needs and those who have lost their voices and visionaries. It helps people to express their views through art and education. She is currently running a segment that provides awareness concerning the spread of breast cancer.

Awards

  • In 2007, she stood in 3rd place in the category of “Best Reporter” in Texas AP Division.
  • Then in 2012 and 2013 consecutively, she received the 1st position in the category of being an anchor “for Kansas AP Best Morning Show.”
  • In 2017, Kara received the prestigious honor or award from the Texas Associated Press Award for the live coverage of the news regarding grass fires that had erupted near Fort Davis.

Kara Sewell Biography

Real Name Kara Sewell
Birth Date 23 August 1983
Age (as of 2023) 40 Years
Birth Place Houston, U.S.
Profession Newscaster
College University of St. Thomas
Qualification Graduate

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 5” – in Centimeters – 165 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 58 kg  –  in Pounds –  127 lbs
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Brown

Family

Father
Mother
Sister
Brother

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Who is her husband? Nick Parker
Children None
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Personal Life

Kara Sewell is a happy-living married woman. She is married to the love of her life and her long-time partner, Nick. Nick is currently working as a morning news editor and has remained a photojournalist in the past. The pair met each other in Odessa, Texas, where Kara was having her job. On 8th October 2022, Kara Sewell wished her husband “Happy 12th Anniversary,” with a long written caption,

“…..I can take on the world because when I’m home, I have great peace & joy with my husband. Thank you Lord 🙏🏻…..”

She recently had a post on social media, Instagram, where she can be seen announcing her pregnancy on the show, Daybreak. Kara announced that she is expecting a child in March 2024 and has also shared her journey of In Vitro Fertilization (#IVF) on her social media pages. She has uploaded a video and it is seen that she has highlighted the background with the caption, “It’s a Girl.”

Social Media

Kara Sewell is on Instagram with the handle name – @karasewelltv, where she has 10K followers and 567 following members.  On Facebook, Kara Sewell is available with a verified name, where she has 56K followers and only one member in the following list. On 12th October, she announced that she had been expecting a baby on Facebook. She announced, “…..I needed a BIG announcement to jump back on my page……and the baby girl is due on March 2024…”

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On LinkedIn, she goes by the name – Kara Sewell, where she has 500+ connections and describes herself as a “….Expert communicator. Storyteller focused on empowering women…..” On Twitter Kara Sewell (@KaraSewellTV) also, highlighted or tweeted that she is expecting a baby that is due in March 2024.

Kara Sewell Net Worth

Kara is a famous TV personality but does not receive that much stardom that she should get her net worth highlighted to the public. However, a reporter/anchor in Dallas is expected to have around $62,000 per year. She might be annually getting around $1 million. Roughly, we can say that she might have an estimated net worth of around $5 million. 

Trivia

  • Besides volunteering and media work, she spares her time for yoga, traveling, watching or going to movies, etc. her favorite movie of all time is “When Harry Met Sally.”
  • Kara is a dog mom and owns a Pomeranian named Bailey.Ezoic.
  • She is a music lover and loves listening to her favorite tracks belonging to 1980s yacht rock music, and a few of her favorite singers are Celine Dion, George Strait, and Eminem.

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