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Anna Kooiman

Anna Kooiman serves as a general assignment news reporter for Fox News Channel (FNC) based in New York City. Kooiman joined the network in 2011 and reports regularly on FNC's "FOX & Friends."

She previously served as a co-host for FNC's morning program, "Fox & Friends First." Presented weekdays at 5 a.m. ET, the program is an hour-long expansion of "FOX & Friends" and is anchored by a pair of rotating hosts.

Before joining FNC, Kooiman hosted "Fox News Rising," a four-hour news and entertainment morning show on WCCB-TV (FOX) in Charlotte, NC. While at WCCB-TV, she reported on local news stories, entertainment, weather, and traffic. Prior to her work at WCCB-TV, Kooiman was a morning news anchor at WNWO-TV (NBC) in Toledo, OH. Her investigative reporting led to the capture of over 100 fugitives.

Kooiman got her start in television at WWAY-TV (ABC) in Wilmington, NC in 2005 where she began as an intern and later became a reporter and anchor. She also served as a sideline reporter for the University of North Carolina-Wilmington's basketball team throughout college.

A graduate of UNC-Wilmington with an honors degree in Communications Studies, she is the recipient of two North Carolina Associated Press Awards for Best Investigative Piece and Best Series.

More Stories from Anna Kooiman

Sunday, April 13, 2014 - 14:16

USO partnered up with “Duck Dynasty” star Sadie Robertson and fashion designer Sherri Hill to donate more than 400 prom dresses to military teens. Robertson and Hill were on “Fox and Friends...

Sunday, April 13, 2014 - 10:14

A group of runners is getting ready to participate in the Boston Marathon in honor of 8-year-old bombing victim Martin Richard. Richard was one of three people killed in the bombings at last...

Sunday, April 6, 2014 - 13:24

A columnist says that childless Americans should pay higher taxes. “Who should pay more? Nonparents who earn more than the median household income, just a shade above $51,000. By...

Saturday, March 29, 2014 - 15:39

A Superior Court judge has decided that two New Jersey school districts can sue students who harass their peers. Attorneys involved in the case say that the decision delivers the message...

Saturday, March 29, 2014 - 11:27

Country music icon Dolly Parton joined “Fox and Friends” to discuss her new album, upcoming tour, and the 29th season of Dollywood. Parton is touring to promote her new album, Blue Smoke....

Friday, March 28, 2014 - 09:01

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow is drawing a bit of a backlash from working mothers after claiming she has a harder parenting job than moms who work a "regular job." The comments came in an interview with...

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 07:25

Is this New Hampshire store haunted? Ghost experts are said to be looking into a viral video that appears to show a glass plate inexplicably moving and falling off the counter. Check out...

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 11:14

New York Times reporter James Risen has named President Obama the “greatest enemy of press freedom that we have encountered in at least a generation.” Rand Paul: Obama Should Tell Pope...

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 09:10

On Fox and Friends this morning, we heard the story of a teen who underwent open heart surgery at age 17 to treat a genetic defect passed on to him by his donor father. The case highlights the...

Sunday, March 23, 2014 - 12:34

Anna Kooiman, Clayton Morris, Jon Scott and Rick Reichmuth celebrated National Puppy Day with some furry friends. Tami Sarra, of Camp Bow Wow, brought 16 adoptable puppies to "Fox and...


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