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Anna Brooks Kooiman is an American news anchor and television panelist, working for Australia's Network Ten. From 2011 to 2016, she was an anchor and reporter for Fox News based in New York City. Kooiman's last position with Fox News was as co-host on the weekend edition of Fox & Friends. Since then, she has been with News Corp's Australian division as a substitute anchor and panelist on various news programs for Network Ten. Early life Kooiman grew up in Charlotte, North Carolina, where her parents still live and own businesses – Southeast Oasis Pool and the Peppermint Forest Christmas Shop. Of Dutch ancestry, she went to Myers Park High School (2002 graduate), where she played softball and also played with the SouthPark Youth Association. Career Kooiman began her online fitness business for moms/mums, Strong Sexy Mammas, in 2019. The company is based in Sydney, Australia. Kooiman teaches a half dozen live classes at boutique fitness studios in Bondi Beach and periodically teaches online classes via Strong Sexy Mammas. Strong Sexy Mammas is primarily a video on demand and education platform for women's fitness. Kooiman taught fitness classes in Charlotte, North Carolina from 2008 to 2011. Kooiman's early work in TV broadcast journalism began with her working as a sideline reporter for Fox Sports during her college years at UNC Wilmington in 2004. After graduation, she continued her work as a reporter, anchor and video journalist for WWAY in Wilmington, North Carolina in 2005. In January 2007 Kooiman moved to Toledo, Ohio, and began working for the local NBC affiliate, WNWO, as morning anchor and reporter. While there, she served as franchise reporter for a partnership with U.S. Marshals that helped catch over 100 fugitives. In May 2008, Kooiman moved back to Charlotte, North Carolina, to work as an anchor/reporter/host for Fox News Rising, a four-hour news and entertainment morning show on the then-FOX affiliate WCCB (as of 2013, WCCB became a CW-affiliated network). While at WCCB-TV, she reported on local news stories, entertainment, weather and traffic.In December 2011, Kooiman became a New York-based correspondent covering health and fitness as well as general assignment reporting for FNC. She was also host on the weekend morning show. Kooiman covered terror attacks in San Bernardino, California, and Orlando, Florida. She was also out in the elements during major weather events like Super Storm Sandy, tornadoes in Moore, Oklahoma, and the 2016 U.S. blizzard. Kooiman covered the debates for the GOP primary in Detroit. She has also hosted the All American New Year for FNC. Her franchise, "Roadtrip with Anna Kooiman" takes viewers around the United States, checking off bucket list items. Kooiman left New York City to start a family in September 2016 and moved to Sydney, Australia, with her husband, who is originally from Australia. As part of corporate synergy of 21st Century Fox, Foxtel and Ten Network Holdings, she is a substitute anchor and panelist on Network Ten news programs Studio 10 and The Project. Personal life On February 8, 2015, Kooiman announced her engagement on her Facebook page. She became engaged to her Australian boyfriend Tim Stuckey while on a personal vacation to Australia; her boyfriend proposing to her while both were watching the sunrise over Sydney Harbour. The couple was married on July 31, 2015, at Manhattan's Central Park Loeb Boathouse. Anna's husband appeared in 2016 on FOX & Friends for a cooking segment, which received social media attention for using the signature Aussie condiment, Vegemite. Kooiman is known on social media for her international travel and adventures. She had her first child in January 2018 and second in May 2020.Kooiman has completed four marathons and numerous triathlons. While working for WNWO-TV in Toledo, she ran the 2008 Glass City Marathon in 3:27:22 and finished 3rd overall in the women's division. In April 2014, Kooiman completed the Boston Marathon while reporting on the race and conducting interviews for Fox News. The event, one of the World Marathon Majors and run annually since 1897, always attracts worldwide attention, but after the previous year's bombings, it drew extra media attention. In November 2014, Kooiman raised over $55,000 on Crowdrise and in direct donations to Folds of Honor while running the New York City Marathon in 3:54:15 with Major Dan Rooney. The organization provides scholarships and assistance to families of American troops who died or were injured in service to their country.Kooiman is a Ronald McDonald House Ambassador in Sydney Australia. Back in college, Kooiman first got involved with the charity when she served as the philanthropy chair of her sorority, Alpha Delta Pi while at University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Beginning in August 2008, Kooiman was a fitness instructor in Charlotte. She is AFAA and Turbo Kick Certified. She taught up to ten classes each week. She also served as a fitness instructor to kids in an inner-city after-school program.In April 2016, Kooiman was crowned Festival Queen for the North Carolina Azalea Festival. References . Discover the Anna Brooks popular books. Find the top 100 most popular Anna Brooks books.

Best Seller Anna Brooks Books of 2024

  • The Daring Destiny Series synopsis, comments

    The Daring Destiny Series

    Anna Brooks

    Three fulllength romances filled swoonworthy alphas and nailbiting suspense. They might be bad boys, but they're also really good men who prove they'll do anything to keep their wo...

  • Remember Me Now synopsis, comments

    Remember Me Now

    Anna Brooks

    One memory can repair everything…Lisa Scott's perfect world changed with a knock on her door.A widow for several years, she struggled with the reality of her life and made bad choi...

  • Surface synopsis, comments

    Surface

    Anna Brooks

    She was off limits. Too young. The boss's daughter. Forbidden. I knew it all along, but it didn't change the absolute possession I felt when it came to her... nothing wou...

  • Fixing Fate synopsis, comments

    Fixing Fate

    Anna Brooks

    Some wounds need more than time to heal...I don't remember what it's like not to be scared.And then I meet him.My brother's friend and expartner is everything I'll never be. Sexy, ...

  • Loving Liam synopsis, comments

    Loving Liam

    Anna Brooks

    I might have been the woman he loved, but music was my husband's mistress, and no matter how hard I tried, I couldn't compete. The beautiful bitch always won, and I was sick of los...

  • Give Me This synopsis, comments

    Give Me This

    Anna Brooks

    One truth can explain everything…Declan Kelly has spent his entire adult life saving people, all the while avoiding any real connections or emotions. He's already been destroyed on...

  • Wilder synopsis, comments

    Wilder

    Anna Brooks

    I was too young to understand the beauty of what I held in my arms when she crashed into my world.Frankie Young was never far from my mind, so when she came back into my life after...

  • Tension synopsis, comments

    Tension

    Anna Brooks

    Our relationship was supposed to end when she found out who was stealing from me. I had a reputation I was trying to move on from, and she had been fighting to prove herself, so wh...

  • The Bulletproof Butterfly Series synopsis, comments

    The Bulletproof Butterfly Series

    Anna Brooks

    Protect and serve has a whole new meaning when it comes to the women they love.Easy Sacrifice:I showed up when she needed me and then left without a word.The last time I saw her, I...

  • Bulletproof Butterfly synopsis, comments

    Bulletproof Butterfly

    Anna Brooks

    To keep her clean, he's about to get dirty...I wasn't a rookie, but I made a mistake because I was selfish, impulsive, and headstrong.I was also in love.My desire for her overwhelm...

  • Roam synopsis, comments

    Roam

    Anna Brooks

    She was my daughter's best friend. She stood next to me and held my hand while my little girl's pink casket was lowered into the ground. The last time I saw her she was chasin...

  • Steady synopsis, comments

    Steady

    Anna Brooks

    "The story line and story telling are both simply amazingly written. I love to feel the emotions of the characters and cry when they cry."~TabbyJo97We couldn't be any more opposite...

  • Heartbreaker synopsis, comments

    Heartbreaker

    Anna Brooks

    "Oh my gosh, ladies, all the feels... all of them! This H is so determined and patient even though he's been so hurt in his past. He healed her broken heart so beautifully, fi...

  • Show Me How synopsis, comments

    Show Me How

    Anna Brooks

    Brandon: When I made a stop at a shady motel, I never expected to find the girl who got away. She was my best friend and the woman who was supposed to be mine. Now that I have her ...

  • Protecting Paris synopsis, comments

    Protecting Paris

    Anna Brooks

    Dirty secrets. Small town justice. Unexpected heroes… Welcome to Warrenville.Paris Donovan had a reputation.The town knew her as easy, but she was the most challenging woman I'd ev...

  • Justifying Jamie synopsis, comments

    Justifying Jamie

    Anna Brooks

    The first time I heard his cheesy pickup line, he made me laugh. The next night, I fell madly in love. Then he shattered my world without speaking a word, leaving me with an empty ...

  • Link synopsis, comments

    Link

    Anna Brooks

    Even though she knew I'd always catch her, she still had a bad habit of running. As fun as our little game was, I was getting tired of the chase. Especially when one night of combu...

  • Tell Me When synopsis, comments

    Tell Me When

    Anna Brooks

    One night can transform everything…Pierce Kelly has a good life. He's the owner of a successful business and also has a wonderful family. But there's a piece to his puzzle that has...

  • Rebel Redemption synopsis, comments

    Rebel Redemption

    Anna Brooks

    Baker's story is finally here! More details to come about his second book in this second chance, friends to lovers, small town romantic suspense!

  • Ryder Ranch synopsis, comments

    Ryder Ranch

    Anna Brooks

    Join the Ryder family on their sprawling ranch where loyalty is as steady as the rolling thunder and passion scorches like the Texas sun.This boxed set contains the complete Ryder ...

  • Love, Me synopsis, comments

    Love, Me

    Anna Brooks

    He has trouble written all over him. From his dark brown eyes and cocky smile to the leather jacket and ripped jeans, I know exactly what kind of guy he is.The tempting bad boy com...

  • Make Me Forget synopsis, comments

    Make Me Forget

    Anna Brooks

    One lie can destroy everything...After enduring years of manipulation and an immeasurable amount of loss, Charlotte Kelly makes one last ditch effort to change her life and try to ...

  • Not Your Hero synopsis, comments

    Not Your Hero

    Anna Brooks

    My hot new tenant isn't the kind of woman I usually go for.At all.She's a single mom and even I'm smart enough to know there will only be complications getting involved with her, n...

  • The Trouble With Tigers synopsis, comments

    The Trouble With Tigers

    Roxane Dhand

    'A highly accomplished novel, peopled by complex characters, most of whom are hiding secrets about themselves' Jasmina Svenne, Historical Novel Society 'This is a story with all th...

  • Hesitate synopsis, comments

    Hesitate

    Anna Brooks

    When I opened the file and saw her face, I knew I was in trouble.  The first time she put her hand in mine, I should have simply taken her home and continued to keep her ...

  • Hinder synopsis, comments

    Hinder

    Anna Brooks

    I was jaded and bitter after the worst kind of betrayal, so the last thing on my mind was love… until her.My job was to keep her safe, but I wanted to be more than just her protect...

  • Prove Me Right synopsis, comments

    Prove Me Right

    Anna Brooks

    Liam: All I want… the only thing I have ever wanted is to get home to her. I just have to finish my tour with the band before we can start our life together. But when the darkness ...

  • Closer synopsis, comments

    Closer

    Anna Brooks

    We were inseparable from the moment we met, but it only took one night to destroy it all. Lies were spoken, truths were revealed, and mistakes were made. For years, I took tha...

  • Rebel Savior synopsis, comments

    Rebel Savior

    Anna Brooks

    Baker's story is finally here! More details to come about his first book in this second chance, friends to lovers, small town romantic suspense! 

  • Regretting Gabriel synopsis, comments

    Regretting Gabriel

    Anna Brooks

    He was the bad boy of rocknroll; cocky, shorttempered, and the sexiest man I'd ever seen. I was just a librarian in a small town. He had no clue who I was, but I knew everything ab...

  • Drift synopsis, comments

    Drift

    Anna Brooks

    I could tell this girl was lost. She was also scared and alone. This life was going to destroy her... If I let it. She refuses my help and protection until she realizes t...

  • Chasing Cheyenne synopsis, comments

    Chasing Cheyenne

    Anna Brooks

    Dirty secrets. Small town justice. Unexpected heroes… Welcome to Warrenville.Cheyenne Farrow was untouchable. My beautiful neighbor was devoted to a man who didn't deserve her or t...

  • Secrets synopsis, comments

    Secrets

    Jacqueline Wilson

    "Then she grinned. I grinned. It was just as if we knew each other."India lives in a HUGE house, but hardly gets any attention from her parents. She can't stand her mum, and though...

  • Focus synopsis, comments

    Focus

    Anna Brooks

    She was my sister's best friend until tragedy struck, then she became my world. I wanted to stay with her and build a life together, but the pain from our past made a future imposs...

  • Break synopsis, comments

    Break

    Anna Brooks

    When I woke up in that hospital bed, I knew my life would never be the same. Returning home broken and unable to do my job anymore, I was lost until she came back into my world.Tho...

  • Gone synopsis, comments

    Gone

    Anna Brooks

    She consumed every part of me and I didn't even know her last name. What I did know was once I had her, the thought of losing her terrified me.  I still wanted what ...

  • Unraveling Mack Ryder synopsis, comments

    Unraveling Mack Ryder

    Anna Brooks

    She was the complete opposite of me in every way; sweet, spontaneous, and full of sunshine… she was also half my age.The world was her playground, and Nova Skye spent every breath ...

  • The Midwife of Venice synopsis, comments

    The Midwife of Venice

    Roberta Rich

    Not since Anna Diamant’s The Red Tent or Geraldine Brooks’s People of the Book has a novel transported readers so intimately into the complex lives of women centuries ago or so ric...

  • Edge synopsis, comments

    Edge

    Anna Brooks

    It was supposed to be a normal job. Another tour with another superficial singer. But the first time I put my hand on her lower back, it was over. Leave it to a five foot noth...

  • Hoping for Hunter synopsis, comments

    Hoping for Hunter

    Anna Brooks

    I never expected a runaway cow would have led me to the love of my life, but chasing after that heifer turned out to be the best decision I ever made.Summer Paige was lost, alone, ...

  • Missing Maverick synopsis, comments

    Missing Maverick

    Anna Brooks

    I was going to love her until my last breath, and she promised to do the same… but she lied.Cricket McBride packed up without warning, ditching our small town and the life we were ...

  • Reason to Ruin synopsis, comments

    Reason to Ruin

    Anna Brooks

    Jaded souls and shattered hearts inspire the best songs, but once the arena empties and the tour bus drives away, the wide open road they once called home becomes a lonely path wit...

  • Love Me Forever synopsis, comments

    Love Me Forever

    Anna Brooks

    One love can last a lifetime… Six determined men fight for the women they're meant to be with.Their love runs deep and their loyalty everlasting.Each man must battle his past in...

  • Guarding Georgia synopsis, comments

    Guarding Georgia

    Anna Brooks

    Dirty secrets. Small town justice. Unexpected heroes… Welcome to Warrenville.Georgia Westbury was the one girl I could never have, but the only one I ever wanted. The rickety train...

  • Breaking Bristol synopsis, comments

    Breaking Bristol

    Anna Brooks

    Dirty secrets. Small town justice. Unexpected heroes… Welcome to Warrenville.Bristol Hart had secrets. But so did I.If it were up to me, I'd have taken the murky details of my past...

  • Easy Sacrifice synopsis, comments

    Easy Sacrifice

    Anna Brooks

    "Holy moly. How can I put into words how much I loved this book? I love Ty. Like. I LOVE Ty. He stole my heart from the second he walks onto the pages and he never lost it."~Heathe...