Kendall Kirkham joined "Great Day Live" in November 2017 from WMC Action News 5 in Memphis, Tennessee, where she served as morning co-anchor.
There, Kendall was nominated for an Emmy for her women's instructional self-defense series, "One Last Move."
Kendall is most proud of her work telling stories of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, including the courageous patients and their families, and the miracle workers who work tirelessly toward finding a cure for childhood cancer.
She and her colleagues gained national attention online after their behind-the-scenes dancing videos on set gained millions of views. They even nabbed the attention of TMZ and Cosmopolitan magazine.
Prior to her stint in Memphis, Kendall served as co-host of "Tulsa Live" at KOKI in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Kendall also worked as an anchor and multi-media journalist at KETK in Tyler, Texas. She started her journalism career as an editor and reporter for The Dallas Morning news.
Kendall is a proud Texas native. She grew up in the Fort Worth area and graduated from Texas Christian University with a degree in Radio/TV/Film.
She has dabbled in all forms of media, including interning for E! Entertainment and The Ellen DeGeneres Show in Los Angeles.
In her spare time, Kendall enjoys exploring the beautiful sights, sounds and eats of Tampa Bay with her husband Jason and son Knox.