Gene Birk WBKO ABC13, Biography, Age, Wife, and Net Worth

Gene Birk Biography

Gene Birk is an American journalist working as a news anchor for WBKO ABC13 News. Gene graduated with a Bachelor of Science certificate in Radio-TV from Southern Illinois University in 1972.

He worked in radio in Beloit, Wisconsin, and Crystal Lake, Illinois; and in TV in Dubuque, Iowa; Mobile, Alabama; Amarillo, Texas, and here.

Gene was a Theater Minor in school and showed up in Close Encounters of the Third Kind which was recorded in Mobile when he worked there.

He has additionally shown up in a few region beginner theater creations, remembering The Lion for Winter, The Rainmaker, 1776, Annie Get Your Gun, and The Pirates of Penzance.

Gene Birk WBKO
Gene Birk WBKO

Gene appreciates playing golf, going horseback riding, acting, and singing. He is hitched to Sandy Birk and has a girl, Abigail. They have three canines: Wrigley, Whiskey, and Javy.

Gene Birk WBKO ABC13 News

Birk previously came to WBKO-TV as Sports Director in 1986. He left in 1993, then returned in 1994 as the essential News Anchor. Birk has served on and been a past administrator of the Advisory Council of the Foster Grandparent Program.

He has additionally chipped in, upheld, or served on various different sheets locally, including Special Olympics, the American Cancer Society, Muscular Dystrophy Association, American Diabetes Association, the Capitol Arts Alliance, and Court Appointed Special Advocate. He has likewise served on and been the past leader of the leading group of the Kentucky Associated Press.


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Gene Birk Age

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Gene Birk Wife

He is married to Sandy Birk and the couple has a daughter together, Abigail.

Gene Birk Height

He is approximately 5’11” tall.

Gene Birk Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of between $1 million and $5 million.

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