Katy Blakey Biography
Katy Blakey is an American journalist who currently works as a reporter and anchor for NBC5 News weekend evenings and reports during the week. Additionally, this award-winning journalist joined the in January of 2015. Her work has been honored with Lone Star Emmy nominations, including Best News Anchor, and recognized by the Oklahoma Associated Press.
This eloquent journalist is a proud graduate of McKinney High School and Southern Methodist University. Blakey graduated president of her class with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Political Science.
After graduating, she interned for The Dallas Morning News and WFAA during the political convention in Boston. Her career started by interning at Belo Corporation where she researched and also engaged in field production. Additionally, she started working as a reporter and anchor at KTEN-TV, Denison, Texas where she anchored three hours of morning news. Moreover, in Texas, she did an investigative report on private jail funding which resulted in resignations and changes in local enforcement.
This eloquent journalist was also part of the morning team for all Next Media radio stations in Texas, delivering news & entertainment. Katy also served as a reporter and anchor for KOCO-TV in Oklahoma City, from June 2011 to November 2014. While there, she anchored the station’s fast-paced weekday morning show in the aggressive breaking news market and she was able to increase the weekend morning show rating from 3rd to first within one year.
Additionally, she was the first reporter on the scene of a deadly medical helicopter crash. Her reporting also included a hostage situation ending with the rescue of a six-year-old girl, devastating wildfires, and severe storms.
Furthermore, she joined the NBC5 team in January 2015 where she anchored NBC5 News weekend evenings and reports during the week. Moreover, she has won an Emmy Award and has been nominated for several others.
Katy Blakey Age
How old is Katy? Katy was born and raised in McKinney, Texas. However, her birthdates are not publicly available and will be updated as soon as the information is available.
Katy Blakey’s Height
Blakey stands at an average height of 5 feet 4 inches. Additionally, she is of moderate weight weighing 58 kg.
Katy Blakey Family
Blakey has not revealed any information in regards to her parents and siblings and for this, not much is known about his parents and siblings. However, we are keeping close tabs and will update this section as soon as the information is available.
Katy Blakey Husband
Blakey is happily married to her supportive and caring husband Joey Mongaras. Joey is an attorney and a North Texas native. Additionally, the two are blessed with a daughter named Harper. Harper was born on May 2, 2020.
Katy Blakey Net Worth
Blakey has an estimated net worth of between $1 million to $5 million. Additionally, her main source of income is her career as a journalist.
Katy Blakey Salary
Blakey receives an estimated annual salary of between $20, 000 to $100, 000.