Who is Robin Baumgarten?
Robin Baumgarten is an American journalist who is working for WGN-TV as the co-anchor of the WGN Morning News from 6 to 10 a.m. She joined the station in 1996. Upon joining the station, she initially served as an airborne traffic reporter and transportation reporter. Further, she has served the station for over 2 and a half decades.
Robin Baumgarten Date of Birth / Age
Baumgarten was born on November 7th, 1964 in South suburban Burbank. She will be 58 years old as of November 2022.
Robin Baumgarten Height
Baumgarten stands at a height of approximately 5 feet and 6 inches tall.
Robin Baumgarten Parents and Siblings
Baumgarten was born and raised in South suburban Burbank. She manages to keep information regarding her parents, siblings, and extended members of her family away from the limelight. Even so, her father is named Tile King and was born on August 30th, 1940.
As of 2022, he is 82 years old. Moreover, she seems to have a good relationship with her family as she regularly posts them on her Instagram account. We will however update this information once it’s available to the public.
Robin Baumgarten Spouse(Husband)
Baumgarten is engaged to her fiancé dubbed Mr. X. “Verified Mr. X is now Mr. Fiancé❤️ Can’t wait for you all to meet him!..” she posted on her Instagram account on June 26th, 2022. Prior to this, she was married to Matt Piacente. They had two children together. Even so, information regarding their divorce is private/ away from the public eye. Nonetheless, the information will be updated once available.
Robin Baumgarten Kids / Children
Baumgarten has two daughters Anna and Mary. Anna was born on July 5th, 2002, and is 20 years old as of 2022. Mary was born on July 22nd, 2004, and is 18 years old as of 2022. Further, Mary studies at the University of Wisconsin. However, we will update this information once more details concerning this are available.
Robin Baumgarten Education
After completing her high school education, Baumgarten went on to attend the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Later, she became its graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism.
Robin Baumgarten Career
Baumgarten works for WGN as the co-anchor of the WGN Morning News from 6 to 10 a.m. She joined the station in 1996. Upon joining the station, she initially served as an airborne traffic reporter and transportation reporter. Further, she has served the station for over 2 and a half decades. During the expansion of WGN Morning News to 4 hours in 2004, she served as the solo anchor of the 5 a.m. show.
Also, in that year, she became WGN Morning News’ main anchor from 5:30 to 9 a.m. Further, during its expansion in 2013, she increased her tasks to broadcast the 6 to 10 a.m. hours. Apart from anchoring, she loves serving as a reporter on eccentric stories to Chicago and the South Side.
Before WGN, she served Shadow Broadcast Services in Chicago. During her quarter-century there, she served WLUP Radio’s Jonathon Brandmeier Show as a traffic, news, and sports reporter. Additionally, she served CLTV News as a traffic reporter. For a year, she served ABC Sports as a freelancer.
Baumgarten works with WGN where she serves alongside her fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;
- Dina Bair
- Tahman Bradley
- Ben Bradley
- Ray Cortopassi
- Lourdes Duarte
- Demetrius Ivory
- Mike Janssen
- Lauren Jiggetts
- Sarah Jindra
- Morgan Kolkmeyer
- Paul Konrad
- Sean Lewis
How Much Does Robin Baumgarten Earn?
Baumgarten approximately earns an annual salary that ranges from $100,000-$500,000.
How Much is Robin Baumgarten Worth?
As an anchor, Baumgarten has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges from $1 million to $5 million.