Laura Okmin Biography and Wiki
Laura Okmin is an American sports journalist. She is a longtime reporter for FOX Sports’ NFL coverage and the league’s third-longest-serving sideline reporter. She also contributes analysis for Westwood One’s Thursday Night Football, Monday Night Football, and NFL Playoff coverage, in addition to her job with the network.
Laura Okmin Age
Okmin is 49 years old as of 2021, she was born on 11 June 1972, in Kansas City, Missouri USA.
Laura Okmin Birthday
Okmin celebrates her birthday on the 11th of June every year.
Laura Okmin Height and Weight
Okmin stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches with a moderate weight.
Laura Okmin Family and Parents
Okmin was born and brought up in the USA by her loving parents. However, she has not disclosed any further information on her family nor her siblings. her mother is called Lynne Okmin.
Laura Okmin Education
Okmin graduated with a degree in Journalism from the University of Kansa
Laura Okmin Husband and Married
Okmin is married to her lovely husband Michael Hagerty. Okmin and her husband own the OKERTY ENTERTAINMENT, a production company that creates scripted and unscripted content.
Laura Okmin Wedding
Okmin and her husband held their wedding in July 2017, in a wonderful ceremony attended by their family and friends.
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Facts About Okmin
- Age: 49 years old
- Birthday: June 11
- Height: 5 feet 7 inches
- Husband: Michael Hagerty
- Salary: $100,000
- Net Worth: $200,000
Laura Okmin FOX Sports Wikipedia
Okmin began her broadcasting career as a sports reporter and anchor In Montgomery, Alabama, and Chattanooga, Tennessee. She also worked as a sports reporter for the SportsChannel in Chicago, where she accompanied the Bulls on their championship run. She won the Chicago Midwest Emmy for Outstanding Achievement in Sports – Single Program Covering Sports while she was in Chicago.
She joined FOX Sports Network as a host/anchor/reporter in 2002 and has worked for the network ever since. Okmin presented three national FSN shows while acting as a reporter for the Orange and Fiesta BCS Bowl Games, in addition to hosting FOXSports.com’s coverage of the 2012 Summer Games in London and the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi. As an AFC reporter, she also contributed to the network’s coverage of the 2018-2019 Divisional Playoffs.
Okmin founded LO Productions after being inspired to make her own material. PROfiles, a 30-minute series that introduced NFL personalities off the field and shown on FSN, was created here. She presented the show while also serving as its Executive Producer, which included securing VIZIO as the main sponsor, booking all of the guests, and writing each episode.
She formerly worked for TNT/TBS Sports (2002-2003), where she anchored Braves and Thrasher’s coverage and covered the NBA Playoffs as a reporter. She worked as a reporter and host for CNN from 1997 to 2002, anchoring the network’s top sports programming, including “CNN Early Edition,” “CNN Morning News,” “Page One,” and “NBA Today.”
Okmin’s main hobby outside of her job as a reporter is mentoring young women. Her company, GALvanize, has reached over 4,000 women of all ages in every sport across the country over the last decade. She also serves as a senior media consultant for the Professional Women’s Hockey Players Association and does media training for professional athletes, coaches, NFL/MLB teams, and business executives.
Laura Okmin Book
In January 2003, she published “Mommy Has Cancer,” a children’s book. Laura’s book details her mother’s hardships and experiences during her cancer treatment. Unfortunately, her mother died as a result of the condition.
Laura Okmin Salary
Okmin receives an annual salary of $100,000 from her career as a news journalist.
Laura Okmin Net Worth
Okmin has an estimated net worth of $200,000 as of 2021