Kevin Walsh

Kevin Walsh

Personal Notes

  • Bone Marrow Donor for unrelated 16-year-old leukemia patient.

  • Hospice Volunteer of the year nomination 1999.

  • Completed hundreds of hours of community service and station appearances every year.

  • Awarded Golf Scholarship to Purdue University, Academic All Big 10.

  • Scratch Golfer, fly fisherman, long board surfer.

  • Green Belt in Karate.

  • Proud husband and father of two girls.


  • 15 years Progressive Experience as a Television News Anchor, Reporter and on-air Host.

(5 years in Philadelphia at CN8). Significant ratings improvements were achieved.

  • As host of “Your Morning”, led program to its first ever Emmy Award for best morning newscast.

  • A book on my life story titled “The Marrow in Me” is under consideration with a local publisher.
  • Created, Produced and Hosted “Golf Talk”, a television and radio program seen and heard throughout central California. Play-by-play announcer for Guam Major League Baseball.

  • Founder Tournament of Dreams Charity Golf Tournament. Created a CD “Inner Control Golf”, which was featured as an entrepreneurial golfer’s aid in Philadelphia Golfer Magazine.

  • 25 appearances on CNN World Report.


To use my broad television experience to obtain an anchor, host or correspondent position.

Work History

Work History
Apr 2003 - Present

Network Host & Anchor
  • Contributed in-depth reports on national and local issues. In the process interviewed presidential candidates including Vice President-elect Joe Biden, Senator John McCain, Senator John Edwards, Governor Mike Huckabee and other prominent dignitaries like former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright.

  • Interviewed Arnold Palmer, Tom Watson, Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel and Flyers Head Coach John Stevens.
  • Note: CN8 airs in 9 Million Households from Maine to Virginia. Responsibilities include generating creative show topics, extensive creative writing and maintaining an extensive list of contacts. Achieved significant ratings improvements.

  • Served as Host of “Your Morning”. Responsibilities include writing, research, copy editing, and conducting live interviews and reports.

  • Served as morning, midday and evening News Anchor.

  • Serves as Backup Host for “It’s Your Call with Lynn Doyle”, “Money Matters Today” and “Out of Bounds”.

Jan 1997 - Apr 2003

Primary News Anchor/Reporter

  • Selected to solo anchor a newscast using state of the art Parkervison Robotic Cameras and computer software.

  • Consistently grew ratings.

  • At risk youth mentor and frequent speaker for schools, professional and religious groups.

Jul 1995 - Jan 1997

5:00 PM News Anchor/Reporter

  • Promoted by Management from general assignment reporter to 5 pm news anchor in seven months.

  • Registered with the Hawaii Bone Marrow Registry after covering the stories of a man and child with leukemia; later becoming the only match in the world for a 16-year-old stranger.

Dec 1993 - Jun 1995

6:00 PM News Anchor/Reporter

Guam Cable TV
  • Rose from inexperienced general assignment reporter to main news anchor of Guam Cable TV in six months, increasing ratings in the process.

  • Play-by-play announcer for Guam Major League Baseball.

  • Traveled extensively with the military during land, sea and jungle warfare exercises; as well as humanitarian missions.

Dec 1992 - Dec 1993

Morning Radio News Anchor

  • High School Football Play-by-Play




Abington High School

Bachelor of Science