Erik Elken Biography
Erik Elken is an American news journalist currently working as a news anchor for KVIA News. Elken joined KVIA in September 2018 and is honored to now co-anchor the station’s flagship newscasts with Stephanie Valle.
Erik Elken Age
Erik’s age and date of birth are not known to the public, he is rather secretive about his personal life.
Erik Elken Birthday
Erik has not disclosed any information on his birthday nor his date of birth.
Erik Elken Height
Erik stands at an average height with a moderate weight. Information on his other body measurements is currently unavailable at the moment.
Erik Elken Family
Erik was born in New Jersey by his loving parents, however, he has not disclosed any information on his family nor his siblings at the moment.
Erik Elken Wife
Erik is married to his lovely wife Megan and together they have been blessed with one Son named Elken.
Erik Elken Salary
According to WKOW anchor salary, Erik receives an annual average salary of $85,000.
Erik Elken Net Worth
Elken net worth is approximated to be ranging between $100,000-$300,000 as of 2021.
Erik Elken Career
Elken joined KVIA in September 2018 and is thrilled to now co-anchor the station’s flagship newscasts with Stephanie Valle, after previously sharing the position with Estela Casas until her retirement.
Erik also acts as the play-by-play commentator for UTEP football and men’s basketball on ESPN3 and ESPN+. Erik can be seen anchoring weeknights at 5, 6, and 10 p.m., as well as broadcasting from the sector. Give him any story ideas or tips by emailing him or contacting him on social media.
Erik relocated to the Borderland from Dayton, Ohio, where he had been working for almost four and a half years. He began his career as the station’s Sports Director before moving on to anchoring and news reporting.
Erik relocated from Eugene, Oregon, where he worked as a Sports Anchor/Reporter for KEZI. He anchored the Pac-12, and his dream assignment was covering the 2015 National Championship game at AT&T Stadium between Ohio State and Oregon.
Erik also worked as a play-by-play announcer for the Tri-City ValleyCats (Single-A affiliate of the Houston Astros) for a season. Erik, a native of Albany, New York, was born in New Jersey and graduated from Syracuse University with a dual degree in Broadcast Journalism and Sport Management.