Laura Okmin Biography
Laura Okmin is an American journalist who is currently working as a reporter and is the third longest-tenured sideline reporter in NHL history. She can be found covering the league for the NHL on FOX and Westwood One’s NFL national radio games.
In her career journey, she has covered more than 10 Super Bowls, hosted Olympic coverage from the London, Sochi, and Pyeongchang games, and reported from multiple World Series and NBA and NHL championships. In addition, she has worked for CNN, TNT/TBS Sports, hosted national shows on FSN, and was a sideline reporter from the Orange and Fiesta BCS Bowl Games.
On the other hand, she began her broadcasting career as a Sports Reporter and Anchor in Montgomery, AL, Chattanooga, TV, and Sports Channel in Chicago, where she traveled with the Chicago Bulls during their championship run leading to an Emmy Award. Wanting to create, develop and own content, she started LO Productions in 2007 producing PROfiles, a 30-minute series introducing viewers to NFL personalities off the field which aired on FSN for two seasons.
Apart from this, she speaks to businesses and colleges throughout the country. She also offers sought-after media training for professional athletes, coaches, NFL and MLB teams. Laura is the media and communications consultant for the Professional Women’s Hockey Players Association.
She is a graduate of the University of Kansas with a degree in Journalism. She currently sits on the Board of Trustees of the University of Kansas William Allen White Journalism School and is on the advisory board of the Los Angeles Sports & Entertainment Commission.
Laura Okmin Age
How old is Okmin? Okmin is 49 years old as of 2021. She was born on June 11, 1972, in Kansas City, Missouri, the United States. In addition, she celebrates her birthday on June 11 every year.
Laura Okmin’s Height
Okmin stands at an average height and is moderate weight. She stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Laura Okmin Family
Okmin was born to a loving family in Kansas City, Missouri, the United States. Her mother died of cancer and she shares her mother’s experience on social media. Following this, she wrote the children’s book Mommy Has Cancer in 2002.
Laura Okmin Husband
Okmin is a married woman. She is happily married to her loving husband, Michael Hagerty. Together they co-own OKERTY ENTERTAINMENT, a production company that creates scripted and unscripted content for all screens. In addition, they currently reside in Nashville with their dog, Booyah.
Laura Okmin Net Worth
Okmin has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million. Her income is attributed to her career as a journalist.
Laura Okmin Salary
Okmin receives an estimated annual salary of between $20, 000-$100, 000.