Kareen Wynter Biography
Kareen Wynter is a Jamaican journalist currently working as a general assignment reporter at KTLA, Los Angeles. She joined the station in July 2013 from CNN/U.S., where she was an entertainment correspondent for the network. Prior to CNN, Kareen reported for various news stations in the Midwest, including WEWS-TV in Cleveland; WTVG-TV in Toledo, Ohio; and KBJR-TV in Duluth, Minn.
Wynter has reported in a variety of stories ranging from Arsenio Hall’s historic late-night television return to the high-profile Jackson vs. AEG Live civil trial.
Kareen Wynter Age
Wynter is 45 years old as of August 2020. She was born on August 30, 1975, in Jamaica. In addition, she celebrates her birthday on August 30th every year.
Kareen Wynter Husband
Kareen is a working mother of two children; a son and a daughter. However, it is not known whether she is married or not.
Kareen Wynter Height
Wynter stands at an average height and body stature. However, her exact height is not yet defined.
Kareen Wynter Family
Wynter has managed to keep her personal details away from the public thus she has not disclosed details about her parents. It is also not known whether she has any siblings.
Kareen Wynter Education
Wynter attended Boston College where she graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology. She later joined Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, graduating with a Master of Arts degree in broadcast journalism.
Kareen Wynter Career
Wynter joined KTLA from CNN/U.S., where she was an entertainment correspondent for the network. During her seven years in Los Angeles, Kareen reported exclusively on a variety of stories including the death of Whitney Houston, the Conrad Murray involuntary manslaughter trial and the 2007 Hollywood writers strike. She also co-hosted the Academy Award’s red carpet pre-shows for CNN/HLN while serving as a regular contributor on HLN’s “Nancy Grace,” “Dr. Drew” and “Showbiz Tonight.”
Prior to joining CNN/U.S. in Los Angeles, Wynter spent several years in Washington, D.C., as a CNN Newsource correspondent. She delivered breaking news reports and custom live shots for more than 800 of the network’s station affiliates. Her national headline news took her Kareen across the country, even internationally, where she traveled to file stories on the passing of Pope John Paul II, Martha Stewart’s prison release, and the storm-ravaged regions following Hurricane Katrina.
Before joining CNN, Karen reported for several news stations in the Midwest, including WEWS-TV in Cleveland; WTVG-TV in Toledo, Ohio; and KBJR-TV in Duluth, Minnesota.
Besides her passionate career, Kareen has other interests including mentoring teens in her community. She also likes working with the Children of the Caribbean. Foundation, where she is an honorary board member. The non-profit organization provides relief and assistance to less-privileged kids in the Caribbean and California in the areas of education, healthcare, and social development.
Kareen Wynter Net Worth | Salary
Wynter has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 million which she has primarily earned through her career as a journalist. However, her exact net worth is still under review. In addition, her salary is currently under review.