Lisa Kerney began working at ESPN in early 2014. Prior to joining The Worldwide Leader in Sports, Kerney was at KING-TV in Seattle from October 2005 until 2010, serving as weekend sports anchor and Northwest Sports Tonight host. She was also responsible for the national highlight segment of The Jim Mora Show, which aired after every Seattle Seahawks game.
Kerney's husband, Patrick Kerney, was a standout defensive end for head coach George Welsh’s Virginia teams of the late 1990s before playing in the NFL. Kerney capped his collegiate career by earning first-team All-ACC and All-America honors as a senior.