Krystle Henderson Biography
Krystle Henderson is an Emmy award-winning meteorologist, reporter, and multimedia journalist currently working for 12 News. She’s part of the Today in AZ team, leading weather coverage, along with Rachel McNeill and Ryan Cody. In addition, she also provides viewers with the Forecast 411 weekdays on 12 @ 12, 12 News’ multi-platform noon show with 12 minutes of uninterrupted content. Henderson joined Team 12 in September 2013.
Krystle won three 2019 Rocky Mountain Emmy Awards: Best Weather Anchor (Meteorologist); Best Specialty Assignment Report- Everywhere A to Z, and Best Sports – News Single Story. Henderson was also recognized with Emmys for Talent – Anchor – Weather in 2017 as well as Talent – Anchor – Traffic in 2016.
Krystle joined the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism. Furthermore, at ASU, Krystle also minored in Business at the W.P. Carey School. She was admitted into the National Honor Society of Journalists. She then graduated Summa Cum Laude.
Krystle began her career in Medford, Oregon, working at KTVL News 10, the CBS affiliate, for four good years as the weekend news and weather anchor and weekday reporter, covering southern Oregon and northern California. While at KTVL, Henderson received an Associated Press Award for Best Weathercast and another for Best Continuing Coverage. Similarly, she hosted a series titled Medford’s Most Wanted.
Henderson’s love for weather came while finishing up her degree at ASU. She did weathercasts for Cronkite Newswatch and was eager to know more about the science behind it, so she continued her education at Mississippi State University, receiving a Bachelor of Science and Certificate in Broadcast Meteorology.
Moreover, Henderson has served on the NATAS Rocky Mountain Emmy Board of Governors since 2018. She was motivated to join after hosting the Student Production Awards in 2017. On the board, she serves on the education committee helping mentor young journalists.
She was born in Chandler and raised in Gilbert, and it has always been her dream to be part of the 12 News team.
Moreover, she is a volunteer who helps at various events each year centered around animals and students.
Krystle Henderson Age | Birthday
How old is Krystle? She is 33 years old as of 2020. She was born on October 10, 1987, in Chandler, Arizona, the United States of America. In addition, she celebrates her birthday on the 10th of October every year.
Krystle Henderson Family | Parents
Henderson was born in Chandler and raised in Gilbert by her parents. Her nationality is American and she belongs to the Italian, Slovak, German, and Irish heritage. She is the only child. However, she has not mentioned any details about her parents to the public eye.
Krystle Henderson Husband
Handerson is a married woman. She is happily married to her husband Brandon A Bovard. They tied the knot on July 24, 2004, in Cherokee County, Texas. In addition, she has 2 rescued dogs. Information about the couple having children is not available at the moment.
Krystle Henderson Salary
At one of the top journalists at 12 News, Henderson receives an average annual salary of between $75,000 -$100,000.
Krystle Henderson Net Worth
Henderson has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million -$5 Million as of 2021.