Bill Hemmer Biography/Profile
Bill Hemmer is a skilled American journalist currently working at FNN News as an anchor. He currently serves as co-anchor of FOX News Channel’s (FNC) America’s Newsroom (weekdays, 9-11 AM/ET). Hemmer came to FNN in 2005 and is based in New York. He is also a co-anchor of ‘America’s Newsroom with Bill Hemmer & Dana Perino’
Bill Hemmer Age
How old is hemmer? He is 57 years old as of 2023. Hemmer was born on November 14, 1964, in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. He celebrates his birthday on the 14th of November every year.
Bill Hemmer Education
He was born with a severe learning disability. He fought for years to overcome it but is still noticeable in his speech and speed of reading a prepared text. Hemmer went to Our Lady of Victory (Cincinnati) Catholic parochial school before graduating from Elder High School in Cincinnati in 1983. He later attended Miami University, Oxford, Ohio where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism. During his time at Miami University, he joined the Delta Tau Delta fraternity and studied in Europe at the Miami University Dolibois European Center.
Bill Hemmer Height|Weight
He stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 70kgs.
Bill Hemmer Family
He is the son of William R. Hemmer (Bill), a retired mattress manufacturing-company executive, and Georganne M. Knittle, a homemaker. He also has four siblings. However, he has not revealed information regarding his family members. This information will be updated as soon as it is available
Bill Hemmer Wife|Married
He was involved in a relationship with Canadian model Dara Tomanovich. The duo started dating in 2005 and they separated in 2013. Tomanovich earned her big break after meeting with German designer Karl Lagerfeld in Paris who hired her to become the face of the French luxury house, Chloe.
Bill Hemmer Children
He likes to keep his personal life private, hence he has not disclosed information about whether he has children or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Bill Hemmer Career
Hemmer has provided extensive live coverage of several major stories throughout the more than 15 years he has been working with FNC, including every election cycle since joining the network. Most recently, he provided live coverage on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, anchoring breaking news coverage from network headquarters. Before this, he contributed to Democracy 2021: Virginia Showdown. The program presented special live coverage of the Virginia and New Jersey gubernatorial races as well as the New York City mayoral race. He previously anchored live coverage as rioters mobbed the Capitol building in Washington, D.C. on January 6, 2021.
Before his current role, Hemmer worked as an anchor for Bill Hemmer Reports and previously was co-anchor of FNC’s America’s Newsroom from 2007 until 2019. In this capacity, he covered several breaking news events and offered special coverage on a variety of major stories. During this time, Hemmer contributed to FNC’s live broadcast coverage of the U.S. summit with North Korea in Vietnam where he co-anchored America’s Newsroom live from Hanoi, Vietnam, and provided updates and developments from the summit with expert guests and analysis. He also co-anchored America’s Newsroom live from Helsinki, Finland during President Donald Trump’s meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Hemmer provided live coverage alongside Shannon Bream of former Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) director James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee in 2018. In May 2017, he sat down with former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice for a wide-ranging interview. In 2016, he also covered France on the deadly terrorist attacks in Paris and provided live coverage of Pope Francis’ first visit to the United States by reporting from various locations in New York City and Philadelphia.
Bill Hemmer FNN
Previously, Hemmer provided live coverage on the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013, the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, as well as the Fort Hood military base shooting in 2009. In 2005, he traveled to England to report on the repercussion of the London terrorist attack as well as to Baton Rouge, LA to report on Hurricane Katrina relief efforts. In addition, he was featured in the special FOX News Reporting: Timeline of Hurricane Katrina – 10th Anniversary, which took a look back at the damaging storm that centered on the Gulf Coast. Additionally, Hemmer hosted FNC’s New Year’s Eve coverage live from Time Square in New York City from 2006 to 2014.
During his tenure at the network, Hemmer has contributed to the network’s coverage of the 2008, 2012, 2016, and 2020 presidential elections. In August 2015, he, alongside co-anchor Martha MacCallum moderated the candidate forum as part of its Republican presidential primary debate coverage in Cleveland, OH. Hemmer and MacCallum also co-moderated the 7 PM/ET debate on January 28th in Des Moines, IA, just days before the first caucus of the 2016 election. On top of monitoring election night results on the signature “Bill-Board,” he has also reported from the political conventions and the campaign trail where he interviewed then-Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney in 2012 and then-Senator Barack Obama in 2008.
Before joining FNC, Hemmer worked as co-anchor of American Morning and anchor of both CNN Live Today and CNN Tonight. A recipient of several awards and honors, including an Emmy Award in 1996, Hemmer began his career as a weekend sports anchor for WCPO-TV (CBS 9) in Cincinnati, Ohio. He received a B.A. in broadcast journalism from Miami University in Ohio.
Bill Hemmer Salary |Net Worth
He has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which he earns from his broadcasting career.