Joe Kernen Bio

(News Anchor)

Relationship Statistics of Joe Kernen

What is Joe Kernen marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Joe Kernen get married ? (married date):, 1998
How many children does Joe Kernen have ? (name):Two(Blake Kernen and Scott Kernen)
Is Joe Kernen having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Joe Kernen gay ?: No
Who is Joe Kernen wife ? (name):Penelope Scott

More about the relationship

Talking about Joe Kernen married life; he started dating with a former commodities trader Penelope Scott from Short Hills, New Jersey in 1996. They dated for around two years and got married in 1998 on a golf course. The affair between the couple began after Joe Kernen wife joined CNBC in 1996.

Since 20 long years, they are living a happy married life without any dilemma or extra-marital affairs. The bonding between the couple is so stronger that there is no chance of divorce case. Currently, they are the parents of two children. Their daughter is named as Blake and son is named as Scott who is the younger ones.

Who is Joe Kernen?

Joe Kernen (Joseph)  is a CNBC news anchor. Professionally being a news anchor he is also known by his other name as The Kahuna. He is now a part of a host within Squawk Box which is the CNBC’s popular program. In 1991 he joined to CNBC as a financial newsreader within the network. Around 10 years of his career he also worked being as a stockbroker. Joseph is now successful and capable of both of the profession within his life.

In addition to his on-screen career, he is also known as a known author. He has published a book named “Your Teacher Said What?!: Defending Our Kids from the Liberal Assault on Capitalism”.

Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity, Nationality

Joe Kernen was born on January 6, 1956, in Cincinnati, Ohio, the United States. Currently, she is 63 years. His nationality is American and ethnicity is North American.

Talking about his parents, his father’s name is Joe Blake Kernen and mother’s name is unknown. His father was a doctor and his mother was a nurse. Though he was back from the medical family background he was not very interested in getting into the medical field as his subject of interest. There is no information about his siblings.

The personal interest of Joseph is within music as well as golf playing. His favorite indoor playing is chess and he is also a good cook indeed.

Joe Kernen: Education, School/College University

He was a good ranking student in his school days. He was the top student at St. Xavier High School from where he completed his education in the year 1974. He after holding the bachelor’s degree directly joined the television. He completed his bachelor’s from the University of Colorado and also within molecular biology he is the master degree holder of the very subject. His master’s degree was obtained from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Joe Kernen: Professional Life and Career

Well after holding the bachelor’s degree he directly joined the television. It was the year 2005 when he was promoted to the role of CNBC’s Squawk Box co-host after a significant revamp. Previously, he was an in-studio reporter for 1995 started financial market analysis shows. Moreover, he is an ex-vice president for reputed firms such as “EF Hutton” and “Smith Barney”.

Kernen wrote Your Teacher Said What?!: Defending Our Kids from the Liberal Assault on Capitalism in 2011 with his then 5th-grade daughter ‘Blake’.

In 2012, Joe Kernen at CNBC began a “Rise Above” campaign in order to pressure Congress to minimize spending.

Joe Kernen: Awards, Nominations

So far, Joe has not won any awards or received any nominations for his work.

Joe Kernen: Net Worth($14 million), Salary($22 million), Income

He has a net worth of $14 million. Moreover, he has a massive annual salary of around $22 million. His primary source of income is news anchoring.

Joe Kernen: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

His most famous controversy would be “IFDA head Martin Shanahan interview-Euro controversy, 2014”. In the interview, Kernen didn’t know about the use of the EURO in Ireland, yet Mr. Shanahan behaved humbly.

Sometimes, he gets criticized for being too right-wing. Sometimes, his comments are labeled bewildered and sometimes, whatnot. Despite this, he is known as one of the finest anchors.

In 2013, he got involved in more controversy for imitating an Indian accent and musing on Indian stereotypes. Moreover, he asked if Indian rupees were accepted as currency.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

He has a perfect height standing at 5 feet and 11 inches. However, there is no information about his weight. He has light brown hair color and blue eyes.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.

Joe Kernen is active on Twitter. He has 145.2k followers on Twitter. Currently, he is inactive on the other social sites including Facebook and Instagram.

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