Taryn Asher

Taryn Asher joined the Fox 2 news team in 2007.  Be sure to catch her anchoring The Edge at 11pm with Huel Perkins.  You can also watch her asking the tough questions and reporting the facts nightly on Fox 2 News.
Taryn has won 4 Emmy Awards and multiple awards from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters and Associated Press.

Throughout her career, Taryn has worked as an anchor and reporter in Lansing, Flint and now Detroit.

Taryn graduated from Michigan State where she studied Journalism and Political Science.

She married fellow Detroit TV personality Jason Carr in 2007. They welcomed their daughter in 2011 and recently adopted a puppy!

Growing up in the area, Taryn believes in giving back to the community. She actively supports several organizations including COTS Homeless Shelter, Community Social Services of Wayne County and Community Living Services.

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