Jen Christensen

Jen Christensen

Jen Christensen

June 10, 2011 Updated Sep 26, 2011 at 6:10 PM CDT

Jen Christensen is the news anchor of HOI-19 News at 5:30pm and HOI-19 News at 10pm. She has been part of the WHOI-TV team since 2003.



She is originally from St. Charles, Missouri and has worked in Los Angeles; Grand Junction, Colorado; Champaign and Kalamazoo, Michigan. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.



Jen truly sees her position as an opportunity to help other people. She has volunteered to take part in hundreds of local charity events and maintains a desire to bring awareness to issues that impact the community. Jen created
www.NewsAnchorMom.com in 2008 to give parents an easy way to find the information that is important to them.



Jen enjoys photography, taking her kids to the zoo, reading and sometimes sewing(when she feels really patient.) Jen, her husband Kevin and their three boys are happy to call Peoria home!