Julie Haener Bio, Age, Husband, Net Worth

Julie Haener is a well-known personality in the news and social media industry. She is the News Anchor at KTVU and has the skills of an editor, photographer, and writer in her work on a news channel.

Julie Haener has dedicated herself to delivering news and reports for over 27 years. On June 5, 2024, she announced her retirement on the KTVU broadcast. She will make her final KTVU appearance on June 20, 2024.

Julie Haener Net Worth

Julie Haener is a news anchor who appears on KTUV on Fox2 San Francisco. She has been working in the media and communication field for 27 years and will be worth around $5 million in 2024.

Net Worth: $2 Million
Real Name: Julie Haener
Birth Date: August 12, 1967
Age (as of 2024): 57 Years
Birth Place: Tacoma, Washington, USA
Height: 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Husband: Ryan Haener

Early Life

Julie Haener was born on 12th August 1967 in Tacoma, Washington. Her parents are Sandra Lee Haener and Richard Joseph Haener. She has close relations with her sisters Tracey Haener and Kathleen Haener. She has a brother, Eric Haener.

Talking about Julie’s education, she graduated from Bellarmine High School in Tacoma, Washington. After that, she attended the University of Washington, where she graduated with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. She moved to San Francisco, Bay Area, to pursue her career.

Rise to Fame

Julie began her career working in news reporting. She initially worked at KNDO-TV in Yakima, Washington. There, Julie worked on general assignments with reporters, photographers, and the production department. From there, she gained experience in news reporting and landed a job at KJEO-TV in Fresno, CA.

There, Julie worked as the weeknight news anchor and managed tasks with the production department from 1992 – 1995. Then, Julie worked for KIRO-TV in Seattle, where she served as a morning News Anchor from 1995 – 1997. She also produced, shot, and edited her work as a reporter.


Julie started achieving her career opportunity when she joined KTVU in 1997. She became a weeknight co-anchor in May 2007 and remained in that position as of 2016. At KTVU, she covered many stories and events in the Bay Area. Some of her work includes:

  • The September 11th attacks in 2001,
  • The San Bruno pipeline explosion in 2010,

She also shocked viewers by making a big news announcement live on air topic –

  • Oakland’s Ghost Ship Warehouse Fire in 2019,
  • San Francisco’s Deadly Dog Mauling Case,
  • the Scott Peterson murder trial,
  • California’s historic drought,
  • Former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle’s involuntary manslaughter conviction of Oscar Grant in 2010,
  • The 2013 crash of Asiana Airlines at SFO,
  • The 6.0 magnitude earthquake that happened in Napa in 2014
  • The football players and their journey at San Ramon high school
  • When Jake Javier was left paralyzed in a diving accident the night before graduation in 2017.


Julie Haener received a 2004 award for Best On-Camera News Anchor.

She received various honors in her career achievements, including seven Emmys Awards.

Personal Life

Julie Haener is a happily married woman. She married her loving husband, Ryan Haener. Ryan worked in sales and now manages his medical supply business. The couple is blessed with two young sons: Jake Haener (born on March 10, 1999) and Kyle Haener. Her son, Jake Haener, is a skilled basketball player.

He played college football at Washington Huskies (2017-2018) and Fresno State Bulldogs (2019-2022). The New Orleans Saints selected him in the fourth round (127th overall) of the 2023 NFL draft.

Her son Kyle Haener graduated from Southern Methodist University (SMU) in 2023 and is now working at ServiceTitan. Julie Haener is currently living with family members in Diablo, California.

Social Media

She is active on social media platforms. She has verified her instagram account with the username @ktvujuliehaener. Julie has 127 posts and 13k followers on her Instagram. She stays fit & healthy and shows her gym exercise routine on Instagram.

She has verified Facebook – Julie Haener KTVU, where she has 35k followers. Julie consistently receives praise on social media platforms and is recognized widely. She has only 463 connections on LinkedIn. She has 6.7k followers on her Twitter account with the username @KTVUJulieHaener.

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