Jennifer Kovaleski Bio
Jennifer Kovaleski is an American journalist currently serving as an investigative reporter at ABC15. She joined the ABC15 Investigators in June 2023, bringing with her a lengthy record of law-changing, viewer-impacting investigations.
Prior to joining ABC15 Kovaleski worked in Denver, Colorado where she spent the last 10 years of her career. During her time in Denver, her stories uncovered failures with child services. They also led to the disbarment of an elected district attorney, and significant policy changes after millions of dollars to improve safety wasn’t spent after a Colorado school shooting.
Her stories exposed how Colorado’s family court system was failing to protect children from psychological and emotional abuse. Her investigation focused on the death of a 10-year-old boy who was killed by his father. Jennifer’s series of year-long reports uncovered social services missed warning signs and led to new legislation changing the state’s definition of child abuse. The law also mandated better training for caseworkers.
Prior to her time in Denver, Jennifer worked for WTVD-TV in Raleigh, North Carolina as a reporter and digital journalist. As one of her first investigations, she uncovered a loophole in state law allowing sex offenders to move to North Carolina without having to register. The report won an RTDNAC First Place Award for Investigative Reporting. Jennifer also covered major news including Hurricane Irene’s arrival on the Carolina coast, and former Presidential candidate John Edwards’ federal campaign finance trial.
Jennifer began her career at KOMU-TV in Columbia, Missouri where she also attended the University of Missouri School of Journalism and graduated Cum Laude. During her time in Missouri, Jennifer covered the 2008 Presidential campaign and interviewed then-Democratic candidate Barack Obama as he traveled through the state.
Jennifer Kovaleski Age
Kovaleski’s age is not known. She was born in Reno, Nevada, in the United States. However, he has not revealed the day, month and year she was born making it difficult to know her exact age and when she celebrates her birthday.
Jennifer Kovaleski Height
Kovaleski stands tall at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches and has a moderate weight. However, she has an attractive complexion with brown eyes and blonde hair.
Jennifer Kovaleski Family
Kovaleski was born in Reno, Nevada, and has lived in Los Angeles, Phoenix, Houston, Raleigh, Sacramento, and Denver. However, she has not revealed any information about her family and if she has siblings. Thus, an identity of her mother and father is not known including details regarding her sister and brother if she has any.
Moreover, Kovaleski attended Arrowhead Elementary School in Glendale. She then attended the University of Missouri School of Journalism and graduated Cum Laude. During her time in Missouri, Jennifer covered the 2008 Presidential campaign and interviewed then-Democratic candidate Barack Obama as he traveled through the state.
Jennifer Kovaleski Husband
Kovaleski is happily married to her lovely husband Dough a coach football at Chaparral High School. They have one child a daughter known as Layla. However when not at work Kovaleski likes to spend time with her husband and her daughter. She also loves to try new restaurants and has always enjoyed hiking and exploring new places!
Jennifer Kovaleski Salary
Kovaleski earns an annual salary ranging between $24,292 and $72,507 from her current position as an investigative reporter at ABC15.
Jennifer Kovaleski Net worth
Kovaleski has an estimated net worth of $1 million- $5 million dollars as of 2023. Her main source of income is her successful career as a multimedia journalist.