The fearless Ivory Hecker is an American broadcast reporter and substitute anchor who has reported Hurricane Harvey aftermath, 41st U.S. President George H.W. Bush’s death, and was live at Santa Fe High School mass shooting.
Besides working as a reporter, anchor, and producer, she is also a humanitarian supporting several causes and charities.
Ivory Hecker’s Net Worth
Ivory Hecker, who grew a passion for journalism since her high school, is now regarded to be one of the famous leading journalists in the world. Her marvelous contributions in the journalism field have been a talk of the town.
The 30 years old journalist made her first move to journalism while working as a reported at Citrus TV. Since then, she has worked for numerous news channels like WBNG-TV, KBJR-TV, KABC-TV, WACH-TV, WLEX-TV, KARE, and many others.
Talking about Ivory Hecker’s net worth in 2019, her net worth is reported to over $1 million. Her journalism career is the primary source of income.
As she is on the hype, her net worth will definitely increase in the coming days.
Glass Door reported that the news reporter earns an average salary between $67 thousand to $74 thousand per annum.
Prolific Professional Career
The New York State Broadcasters Association chose Ivory Hecker for a paid internship at the CBS affiliate WBNG-TV where her first stories covered her aired on the local television news.
Ivory worked as a summer reporter for the NBC affiliate in Duluth, Minnesota, KBJR-TV, while she also still in her college. She even interned at KABC-TV in Lo Angeles and at Time Warner’s 24 hours news channel.
Soon later, she started working as a reporter for the FOX affiliate in Columbia, WACH-TV. During her tenure in WACH-TV, she covered the 2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte. She even reported live for dozens of local affiliates after former President Barack Obama announced his re-nomination.
Back in 2013, Ivory traveled to Colorado Springs to cover the Black Forest Fire. Before starting work at KARE, she worked at WLEX-TV situated in Lexington. Her investigations and the reports helped the state leaders to make several improvements to the local government.
CNN also aired her breaking news report about a hotel explosion in Lexington back in September 2014. Her marvelous contributions helped WLEX to win the 2014 AP Award for Best Newscast in Kentucky.
The 5 feet 5 inches tall reporter has been actively reporting live of numerous national breaking news stories that included Prince’s death, shootings of Jamar Clark and Philando Castile, and the protests followed by those shootings.
Ivory Is One Of 12 Children Of Her Parents
Ivory Hecker was born on 16th February 1989, and is 30 years old, as of 2019. She grew up in Hayward, Wisconsin, where she attended school. As of now, she resides in the St. Paul area of Greater Minnesota.
Regarding her educational background, she studied at Hayward High School and later attended Syracuse University. During her university days, the Society of Professional Journalists listed the recipient of a first-place regional Mark of Excellence Award for a sport that she covered.
Ivory’s parents; Renne Hecker and Nathan Hecker, who married in August 195, has twelve children together.