Elizabeth Dinh Biography
Elizabeth Dinh is a Vietnamese-American journalist and former Miss Asian American Texas 2003-2004 currently serving as a news anchor since September 2020 at KOIN 6 in Portland, Oregon. Before joining KOIN 6, she worked as a news anchor and reporter at KPTV-TV in Portland, Oregon. She served as an anchor and reporter at KAMR-TV.
Elizabeth Dinh KOIN 6, Portland
Elizabeth currently anchor the weeknights at 4, 5, 6, and 11 p.m. newscasts on KOIN 6, and the 10 p.m. news on Portland’s CW after joining the KOIN News in September 2020. Before joining the KOIN News, she worked as a news anchor at KPTV FOX 12. She is popularly known as Liz in Portland after serving the viewers since 2016.
Before heading to Portland, she worked for three years as a morning anchor and reporter at KTVT CBS 11 in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas. In Seattle, Liz served as a reporter at KOMO-TV. She also worked as a news anchor and reporter at WFTS in Tampa, Florida. She started her career of journalism as a weekend anchor and evening reporter at the duopoly station KAMR NBC 4/KCIT FOX 14.
Liz frequently testifies that she owes her life to her husband. In June 2012, while living and working in Seattle both of her kidneys failed due to a condition known as IgA Nephropathy. Through that process, her husband Kevin donated one of his kidneys to her. The selfless gift of life from him has renewed her health and her spirit after living with failing kidneys for nearly two years.
In 2003-2004, Dihn was honored the Girl Scout Gold Award as a Miss Asian American Texas (the highest award a Girl Scout can achieve). She is a member of the Asian American Journalists Association.
Elizabeth Dinh Education
Dinh is a graduate of Sam Houston High School. She then earned her bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Communications from the University of Texas at Arlington.
Elizabeth Dinh Age and Birthday
How old is Elizabeth? She is 43 years old as of 2020. She was born on 21 September 1978, in Irving, Texas, United States of America. She celebrates her birthday on 22nd June. RELATED: Jennifer Hoff
Elizabeth Dinh Height
Dihn stands at an average height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.60 m).
Elizabeth Dinh Parents and Siblings
Liz was born in Irving, Texas to Vietnamese parents. She is an eloquent Vietnamese speaker. Dihn is the youngest and the only girl of seven siblings. All her brothers are married and among them have more than 18 children. She also enjoys making Vietnamese dishes at home and trying them at local restaurants.
Elizabeth Dinh Husband and Children
Elizabeth is currently married to her husband Kevin. The couples are proud parents of two children, Tiny and Coco. Kevin saved his wife’s lie by donating one of his kidneys to his wife Elizabeth.
Is Elizabeth Dinh Pregnant?
Elizabeth’s information regarding if is pregnant is not yet available at the moment. However, it will be updated as soon as possible.
Elizabeth Dinh Eye
Dihn has small brown eyes. However, more information regarding her eyes are not available. Her information is still under research and will be updated once confirmed.
Elizabeth Dinh Salary
Dihn serving as a news anchor for KOIN 6 television station in Portland, Oregon earns an estimated salary of $83,385 per year.
Did Elizabeth leave KPTV?
Elizabeth confirmed on her Instagram account that she has left KPTV FOX 12 to go and work at KOIN 6 as a news anchor. She also posted her picture with Jeff Gianola thanking the Koin 6 staff for a warm welcome at the station.
Elizabeth Dinh Net Worth
The Texas-born journalist, anchor, and reporter has an estimated net worth of $1 million as of 2020.