Katie Katro Biography|Profile
Katie Katro is a skilled American journalist currently working at ABC6-WPVI News as an anchor. She joined the Action News team in December 2018.
Katro is living the American Dream as an immigrant in Philadelphia. She was a world traveler by the age of 2, having been born in Athens, Greece, to parents who grew up in communist Albania. She and her parents lived in England and Belfast, Northern Ireland before immigrating to Philadelphia. Katro first lived in Mount Airy and East Oak Lane before moving with her parents to Abington.
Katie Katro Age
How old is Katro? She is 30 years old as of 2024. Katro was born on December 10, 1992, in Philadelphia, USA. She celebrates her birthday on the 10th of December every year.
Katie Katro Education
She majored in journalism at Temple University, where she graduated with 15 competitive internships across New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C.
Katie Katro Height|Weight
She stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 55kgs.
Katie Katro Family
She was born in Philadelphia, the US to Christian parents. She spent the majority of her childhood watching Action News, in Montgomery County, Maryland, and then moved to Abington with her family. However, she has not revealed information regarding her family members. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Katie Katro Husband|Married
She likes to keep her personal life private, hence she has not disclosed information about whether she is in a relationship or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Katie Katro Children
She likes to keep her personal life private, hence she has not disclosed information about whether she has children or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Katie Katro Career
Through naturalization, Katro became an American citizen at 14 years old. She speaks fluent Albanian and is very involved in the Albanian community in Northeast Philadelphia. Her diverse background led her to want to pursue a career in journalism to tell people’s stories who need representation.
Katro grew up watching Action News to learn about American culture and traditions in her new hometown of Philadelphia. She graduated from Abington High School. It was through Abington’s strong communications program that she was able to dive into journalism, producing news pieces that she shot and edited for Abington’s cable channel. While she was in her senior year, she was editor-in-chief of her high school’s paper, The Abingtonian, and was awarded the Congressional Award Gold Medal for doing more than 400 hours of community service.
Katro majored in journalism at Temple University, where she graduated with 15 competitive internships across New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C. Following her graduation, she began working at 5NEWS in Fayetteville, Arkansas as a field reporter and fill-in anchor. Additionally, she worked as a reporter and fill-in anchor at WTIC in Hartford, Connecticut where she worked on the Communications Advisory Board for Manchester Community College, mentoring college students.
Katro is passionate about giving back by helping student journalists get their foot in the door. When she is not working, you can find her cooking Albanian dishes or watching the English Premiere (football not soccer). Katro is very interested in learning about other cultures, which is why she has visited more than 15 countries.
Katie Katro salary |Net Worth
She has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which she earns from her broadcasting career.