Jennifer Kendall joined FOX 7 in May 2014 as the station's first multimedia journalist.
Born and raised in New Jersey, Jennifer moved across the country to study journalism and mass communication at Arizona State University. Years later she returned to school and earned her masters degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Southern California.
Jennifer's career in television news started on the assignment desk at FOX News Channel's Los Angeles bureau. While there, Jennifer gathered information for correspondents and the network. She also interviewed several celebrities at red carpet events for the entertainment department.
After graduating, Jennifer moved to the Lone Star State to work at KTXS News in Abilene. Jennifer reported on some big national stories while at KTXS, including the West Fertilizer Plant explosion and the Hailey Dunn investigation. The Associated Press Broadcasters Association recognized Jennifer for her feature reporting in 2013 and 2014.
Jennifer loves spending time in Austin getting to know the people that make it such a spectacular city. Exploring new cities, states and even countries is one of her favorite activities.
When Jennifer is not working she can usually be found hiking and spending time with her Labrador retriever.
Reports by Jennifer Kendall
San Marcos police drop off shirtless, shoeless man in South Austin
Austin mayor asks for officers' badge numbers if they don't enforce ordinances affecting homeless
City leaders respond to community questions on homeless policies at public forum
Austin man voluntarily turns in assault rifle to police