Heather Childers Bio, Age, Height, Family, Husband, Fox News, Surgery, Salary, Net Worth

Heather Childers
Heather Childers

Heather Childers Biography

Heather Childers is a renowned American television news anchor famous as a former anchor of the first hour of Fox $ Friends First for Fox News Channel. She worked for Fox News from 2010 until 2020 when she moved to Newsmax Tv to co-anchor American Agenda.

Additionally, some of her awards include the National Academy of Television Journalists Best Female News Anchor. In 1987, Heather graduated from Myers Park High School. Childers continued her education at the University of Northern Carolina at Charlotte, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in English.

In the early 1990s, Childers began her professional career as a producer and reporter at WCNC-TV in Charlotte. She worked for television news stations in Albany, Georgia, and subsequently at WLOS, the ABC affiliate in Asheville, North Carolina. She became an anchor for News 14 Carolina in 2002.

Childers joined Fox News Channel as a reporter in November 2010 and was promoted to anchor for America’s News Headquarters in August 2011. She later worked for Fox as an early-morning host, starting in 2017 with the inaugural episode of Fox & Friends First, which aired from 4-5 a.m.


In April 2012, Childers tweeted a link to an article from a fringe website supporting “birther” conspiracy theories, claiming that the Barack Obama campaign had threatened Chelsea Clinton’s life if she mentioned “Obama’s birth certificate or lack thereof.” Childers said she was “asking for an opinion.” in reaction to criticism of the tweet. Childers, like other Fox News hosts, has questioned the scientific consensus on climate change, claiming on the air in 2016 that “the science is still in question.”

Fox News fired Childers in March 2020 after she reported to work and appeared on television while sick during the COVID-19 epidemic. After several months of not appearing on the network, the network revealed that her contract would be terminated in July 2020.

Childers had tested negative for COVID-19 and had asked to return to her job via Twitter multiple times. She announced on Twitter in November 2020 that she would be co-anchoring American Agenda on Newsmax TV with Bob Sellers.

Heather Childers Age

Childers is 53 years old as of 2022. She was born on January 7, 1969, in Charlotte, North Carolina in the United States. She celebrates her birthday on January 7th and her birth name is Heather Star Childers.

Heather Childers Height

Childers stands at a height of s 5 feet 9 inches and her weight is 64 kg. Her body measurement is 37-25-36 inches and her bra size is 34C.

Heather Childers Family

Childres was born to her parents Tobe and Barbara Childers and raised along with her sister named Scarlett who is an elementary school teacher in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg district. Moreover, since she began hosting Fox Friends First, her parents have been waking up early to watch the 5 a.m. show. Heather said that her father always texts her to motivate her in the morning.

Heather Childers Husband

Childers is currently single. According to rumors, Heather is in a relationship with Tom Zyban who is a radiologist in Charlotte and a former Virginia Tech football player.

Heather Childers Net Worth | Salary

Childers has an estimated net worth of $4.5 million. Her income is mainly from her career as a television host and news anchor. In addition, she earns an annual salary of between $36,000 to $75,000.