Bob Kelly Biography
Bob Kelly is an Award-Winning media personality serving as a traffic reporter on FOX 29 “Good Day Philadelphia”. Bob is also the host of the morning segments Kelly’s Classroom,” Town Takeover and “Breakfast with Bob,”.
Bob Kelly Age, Birthday, How Old is He?
Bob was born in Northeast Philadelphia United States and is 57 years old as of 2020. He celebrates his birthday on February 11, Each year.
Bob Kelly Wife, Is He Married?
Bab married his first Wife Carrie Kelly but the couple later separated on March 10, 2008. The couple has six kids. Three of his kids are licensed drivers and Kelly says that he is worried because he sees the craziness daily.
The self-proclaimed king of the little known shortcut Kelly tells his kids to just stay on the major roads. “I have no patience whatsoever when I’m the one sitting in traffic,” he laughs. “I’ll talk all morning long about construction on I-95 near the Blue Route, and then I’ll leave the station and drive right into it.
Carrie Kelly Bob Kelly’s Wife
His first wife is Carrie Kelly. The mother of Six and Kelly separated in 2008 after a number of years together.
Bob Kelly Children
He has two daughters known as Madison and Kristen. Kristen is a Kindergarten Teacher in Upper Merion.
Bob Kelly FOX 29
Kelly has been part of the Fox 29 News team since October 2014. As the traffic reporter for “Good Day Philadelphia.” he also hosts the regular morning segments “Kelly’s Classroom,” “Breakfast with Bob,” and “Town Takeover,”
For over 15 years Kelly co-hosted the Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Prior to him coming to Fox29 Kelly spent 13 years at t CBS 3 in Philadelphia working as a Traffic anchor. He was the first Philadelphiatraffic anchor to do his reports in front of the green screen
He has also entertained fans on the Jumbotron at the Eagles, Flyers, and Sixers games, and with his popular segment “Tailgate Takeover,” before Eagles games.
He kicked off his media career as a radio disc jockey, working with Jerry Blavat, The Geator.
“I got started at 102.9 MGK and worked up and down the dial at all the hot stations but the music industry was starting to change. Fewer DJs were actually live on the radio; everything was prerecorded. My agent said to me, ‘Traffic is going to be huge. What if you DJ that?’ Traffic is live; it’ll always be live, you can’t prerecord it. So instead of talking up the Rolling Stones, I decided to DJ the traffic.”
Bob Kelly Salary
Bob earns an estimated annual salary of $82631 to $102637.
Bob Kelly Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $250,000.