Kelly O’Connell Biography
Kelly O’Connell is a well-renowned American journalist currently working at the FOX News team as a news anchor and reporter since September 2012. She also serves as the morning news anchor and FOX9 Morning Buzz host in Seattle Washington.
Before moving to Seattle, she spent a duration of three years at KGAN-TV in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, serving as an anchor and reporter. There she covered everything from dam collapses and tornadoes to the Iowa Caucus.
Kelly O’Connell Age
Kelly O’Connell was born in St Paul, Minnesota, in the United States of America. She is around 38 years old. Presently, she has not brought to light her exact birth details to the public.
Kelly O’Connell Height
Kelly is a woman of moderate stature and stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches (Approx1.6 m).
Kelly O’Connell Family
Kelly was born and brought up by her caring and dedicated dad and mum in the Como Park neighborhood of Saint Paul in Minnesota. As of now, Kelly’s parents still reside in her childhood home. She has not disclosed information concerning whether she has siblings.
Kelly O’Connell Education
After her completing high school education, she joined the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities where she graduated with a Bachelor of Broadcast Journalism, Arts, and Spanish.
Kelly O’Connell Husband
Kelly is happily married to her handsome husband called Fred. The two lovebirds are proud parents of two charming sons, Kennedy and Freddie Jr. The family also has a dog called Piper.
Kelly O’Connell Salary
She earns a satisfactory salary of $63,361 annually. This is according to Fox 9 news anchors/reporters’ salaries.
Kelly O’Connell’s Net Worth
Kelly O’Connell has amassed a decent fortune over the years and has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million -$5 Million.
Kelly O’Connell Career
Kelly’s first job on television was in 2006 when she worked as an on-air intern for a period of 3 months at KIMT-TV. She later joined the WCCO as an intern in the same year until 2007. In August 2007, she got hired by WRBL-TV to work as a fill-in anchor.
Kelly worked as a Dayside lead story reporter at WRBL-TV for a duration of 2 years until 2009. Later on, she joined KGAN TV in August 2009 as an anchor. She left the station in August 2012 to hitch KCPQ-TV a Fox affiliate working as a morning newscast from 4.30 a.m to 5 a.m. She served for a period of 3 years for KCPQ-TV until September 2015.
In October 2015, Kelly joined KMSP an affiliate of FOX9. She works in Seattle Washington as the morning news anchor/Buzz host.