Jennifer McDermed - Updated Feb 2024

Updated On February 12, 2024
Most Popular
Jennifer McDermed

Jennifer McDermed is an accomplished American journalist. Jennifer McDermed has worked for Fox 9 and KMBC 9 television stations as a news reporter.

Early life

Jennifer McDermed was born on 8th August 1991, in Atchison, Kansas, the United States of America. As of now, she is 32 years old and she is a citizen of America from birth. Moreover, she belongs to a mixed ethnicity of German-Irish. She is the daughter of Kevin McDermed (father) but her mother’s name is unavailable. Moreover, she has a brother, Mark McDermed, and a sister, Lauren McDermed.

The journalist studied at the Catholic boarding school ‘Maur Hill-Mount Academy’. In addition, she completed her graduation with a Bachelor of Science degree in Atmospheric Science and Meteorology from Saint Louis University.

Professional career

Jennifer Mcdermed

Caption: Jennifer McDermed working for Fox 9 News Channel (Source: Instagram)

Jennifer started her career immediately after graduating at KQTV in St. Joseph, Missouri, before moving on to WHO-TV 13 in Des Moines, Iowa, in November 2013 and KMBC 9 in Kansas City in December 2015. She has monitored multiple tornadoes in Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas over the last few years. In 2012, the largest tornado Jennifer tracked was an EF-4 in Lyons, Kansas. Jennifer can now foresee severe weather AND blizzards that she’s in Minnesota! She enjoys being active as well as being outdoors in all types of weather. She likes a wide range of activities, including pick-up volleyball and basketball games, as well as hiking, kayaking, and triathlons. Jennifer found the ideal companion for her outdoor outings in the fall of 2018: Millie, a Newfoundland puppy. She began working at FOX 9 in January of 2018.


Jennifer McDermed has yet to receive any awards or recognition.  Looking at her hard work, we can assume that, she will surely win some of them in the following years.

Net Worth 2023

The journalist makes a living as a professional journalist. As of 2022, she has an estimated over $1 million of net worth with an annual salary of nearly $54,000.

Relationship Status

Jennifer Mcdermed

Caption: Jennifer McDermed with her boyfriend Giovanni Minelli (Source: Instagram)

Her boyfriend’s name is Giovanni Minelli, and she is currently dating him. It’s unclear how the two met, where they met, or what her boyfriend’s career is, but she has several Instagram posts with her partner, suggesting that they’ve been dating for some time. Besides that, there is no more information regarding her past relationship.

As of now, the journalist is not a part of any kind of controversy nor has rumors. Rather, she focuses on her professional life and stays away from rumors.

Jennifer Mcdermed – Body Measurement 2022

Jennifer Mcdermed

Caption: Jennifer body measurement (Source: Instagram)

The journalist is 5 feet 5 inches tall and has blonde hair and blue eyes in color. Apart from that, there is no more information regarding Jennifer McDermed’s weight and other body measurements.

Jennifer Mcdermed – Social Media

Jennifer McDermed is an active user of social media. Her official Instagram account has more than 11k followers.  Similarly, her official Twitter account has over 14k followers, although she is not active on Facebook.