Kerri O’Brien is the anchor of 8News at Noon and reports for 8News at 5, 5:30 and 6.
Kerri joined the 8News team in July 2006. She comes to us from News 12 New Jersey where she covered the 9-11 attacks, major flooding along the Delaware River and earned a New York Emmy nomination for her breaking news coverage of a devastating fire.
Prior to News 12, Kerri worked as a reporter for WRNN-TV in Kingston, NY. She got her start in TV news working as an anchor and reporter for a CBS affiliate in Alpena, Michigan.
Kerri grew up in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. She graduated from the University of Maryland (Go Terps!) where she studied broadcast journalism and politics.
Kerri enjoys driving to Philadelphia for Eagles football with her dad, traveling and relaxing at the beach.