Taryn Asher Biography and Wikipedia
Taryn Asher is an American Emmy award-winning television journalist currently working as an evening news anchor and reporter at Fox 2 News based in Detroit, Michigan. Before joining Fox 2 News in 2007, she previously served as a news anchor at WJRT ABC12, in Flint, Michigan.
Taryn Asher Education
Taryn graduated from Powers Catholic High School in Flint. In 1993, she joined Michigan State University where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Political Science.
Taryn Asher Age and Birthday
How Old is Taryn Asher? Taryn is 48 years old as of 2023. She was born on June 14, 1975, in Fenton, Michigan, United States of America. Her birthday is always celebrated on the 14th of June of Every year. ALSO READ: Amy Andrews
Taryn Asher Nationality and Ethnicity
Asher holds American nationality and citizenship by birth. She was born and raised in Fenton, Michigan, United States of America. She is of white ethnicity/ancestry/heritage.
Taryn Asher Height and Measurements
How tall is Taryn? Taryn stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m). Information about her other body measurements will be updated as soon as possible.
Taryn Asher Family | Parents
Asher was born and raised in Fenton, Michigan by her parents (father) Joe Asher and (mother) Antoinette Gallo. She grew up with her two siblings, sisters, Amber Asher and Monique Asher.
Taryn Asher Husband and Wedding
Is Taryn married? Taryn is married to her husband Jason Carr, a digital anchor and reporter for WDIV-TV Channel 4’s ClickOnDetroit.com. The couple met in 2000 and started dating in 2001 while both working at WJRT ABC 12, in Flint, Michigan.
Taryn Asher Daughter
Asher and her husband Jason are proud parents to one daughter by the name of Gia Carr born on February 26, 2011.
Taryn Asher Illness and Health
In 2017, Taryn while on a vacation thought she got food poisoning. She assumed and continued with her normal schedule. On July 4, 2017, she woke with a fever and she consulted her doctor who send her to ER. After a thorough medical checkup, she was found bleeding internally after a cyst ruptured. Two liters of blood were found in her abdomen. She received two blood transfusions and underwent emergency surgery. She recovered well and was able to go home the next day. She also noticed swelling in her arm. Fearing a blood clot, she went back to the ER. and it was confirmed that she had a blood clot. She also had high troponin levels, meaning something was wrong with her heart. After more testing, doctors determined she had pericarditis, inflammation of the tissue around the heart caused by a random virus.
Taryn Asher Weight Loss
Taryn’s information regarding her weight loss is currently not available. However, she has a weight loss blog where she posts content on how to keep your body physically fit, lose weight and nutritious foods to take.
Taryn Asher Salary
Taryn working as a news anchor and reporter at FOX 2 in Detroit, Michigan earns an estimated annual salary ranging from $50,457 – $150,000.
Taryn Asher Net Worth
Asher as an accomplished American Emmy award-winning journalist, anchor and reporter has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Taryn Asher House
Taryn and her husband Jason currently reside in Detroit where they are believed to own a mansion house. Though, details regarding the value of their house are currently not known. We will update her house details once well reviewed.
Taryn Asher FOX 2
Taryn currently serves as a news anchor and reporter at FOX 2 News after joining the station in 2007. She anchors the weeknights on FOX 2, News at 6:30 p.m. with Roop Raj and The Edge at 11 p.m. with Huel Perkins. At FOX 2, she has reported everything from Presidents and politics to the most dangerous crimes and taken on those who are responsible, even helping to change state law to ban the sale of synthetic drugs. Throughout my career, she has won 4 Emmy Awards and multiple awards from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters and Associated Press.
Before joining FOX 2 News, she worked for seven years as a news anchor and reporter at WJRT ABC 12 in Flint, Michigan. She started her career at WLNS CBS6 in Lansing, Michigan as a reporter and a news anchor for four years. Asher actively supports several organizations including COTS Homeless Shelter, American Heart Association, Jackets For Jobs, Detroit Dog Rescue and Community Living Services that help disabled people gain their independence.