Chris O’Connell Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, FOX 29, Salary, and Net Worth

Chris O’Connell is an American Emmy award-winning anchor and reporter working for Fox 29. He joined the FOX 29 News team in September 2010

Chris O’Connell Profile

Chris O’Connell is an American Emmy award-winning anchor and reporter working for Fox 29. He joined the FOX 29 News team in September 2010 as a general assignment reporter.

Chris O’Connell Education

O’Connell attended Strath Haven High School. He later joined Temple University in Philadelphia and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in radio-television-film. While finishing his course, he was working at WRTI-FM. He worked at the ABC News bureau during hisĀ semester overseas in London.

Chris O’Connell Career

O’Connell is an Emmy award-winning anchor and reporter at Fox 29. He joined the FOX 29 News team in September 2010 as a general assignment reporter. O’Connell also co-anchors the Friday evening newscasts.

Prior to coming to Philadelphia, he was working KSTP in St. Paul in Minnesota as a reporter and anchor for twenty years. In addition, he worked at Bay News 9 in Tampa, Florida for one decade as a reporter and anchor prior to working at KSTP. He also hosted a sports talk show which was aired for an hour.

O’Connell worked as a bureau chief and reporter for two years at WTVR in Richmond, VA. Furthermore, he served at WAMU-FM radio in Washington, D.C, and WGAL and WLYH in Lancaster, PA. His General Assignment Reporting helped him earn an Emmy. TheĀ  Society of Professional Journalists and Associated Press honored him for his reporting throughout his career.

He likes being involved in charities including The Friends of Alexander Deihl Foundation. It is a charity helping families of terminally ill children. In the Epilepsy Foundation of Eastern Pennsylvania, he serves on the Board of Directors.

Quick Facts About O’Connell

Full Name Chris O’Connell
Age Not Available
Nationality American
Spouse Dawn
Net Worth $1 Million – $5 Million
During his leisure time, he loves cooking. He is an avid fan of Philadelphia sports teams. When he traveled to Minneapolis to cover the Eagles’ victory in Super Bowl LVII in February 2018, he consider as a “career highlight.”

At FOX 29 O’Connellworks alongside;

  1. Drew Anderson
  2. Bill Anderson
  3. Mike Cirigliano
  4. Richard Curtis
  5. Thomas Drayton
  6. Ronnie Duncan
  7. Shaynah Ferreira
  8. Hank Flynn
  9. Scott Grayson
  10. Karen Hepp
  11. Alex Holley
  12. Shaina Humphries
  13. Mike Jerrick
  14. Bob Kelly
  15. Dave Kinchen
  16. Jason Martinez
  17. Breland Moore
  18. Kathy Orr
  19. Bill Rohrer
  20. Sue Serio
  21. Tom Sredenschek
  22. Dawn Timmeney
  23. Scott Williams

Chris O’Connell Age

O’Connell’s age is not known for he has managed to keep his personal life private. It is therefore not known how old he is or when he celebrates his birthday. However, he might be in his 40’s.

Chris O'Connell
Chris O’Connell

Chris O’Connell Height

O’Connell stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.

Chris O’Connell Family

O’Connell was born and raised in Wallingford, Delaware County, PA by his parents. He has not disclosed much information about his family.

Chris O’Connell Wife

O’Connell is married to Dawn. They are proud parents of twin daughters. The family resides in Delaware County, Pa together with their yellow lab Chester.

Chris O’Connell Salary

Being one of the top journalists for Fox 29 he earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.

Chris O’Connell Net Worth

O’Connell has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an anchor and reporter.

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