Brian Colleran Biography
Brian Colleran is an American Anchor and Reporter working for WPTZ – NBC5 in Plattsburgh, New York as an evening news anchor. Prior to joining the station in July 2016, he worked for Waterman Broadcasting Corp.
Brian Colleran Age
Colleran was born in Long Island, New York, United States. However, Colleran likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not yet disclosed the date, month, or year he was born. However, he might be in his 40s.
Brian Colleran Height
Colleran stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 9 inches.
Brian Colleran Family
Colleran grew up in Long Island, New York. However, he has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Colleran has any siblings.
Brian Colleran Wife / Children
Colleran is a married man and his spouse is Kerrie Colleran. He has managed to keep his marriage life quite private from the limelight hence there is no information about their wedding date. The couple takes great pride in being dad and mom to their 2 kids: a son and a daughter, whose names are under review. The family resides happily in Champlain Valley, Vermont.
Brian Colleran Net Worth
Colleran has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million and $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an Anchor and Reporter.
Brian Colleran Salary
Colleran earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Brian Colleran Career and Education
Colleran is a proud alumnus of the University of Maryland, where he attended from 1992 to 1996. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Government and Politics at the university. Colleran has had a diverse and extensive career in journalism. He serves at NBC5 – WPTZ-TV as an evening news anchor, appearing on the 5, 6, and 11 PM newscasts. He also appears on the 10 PM newscast on The Valley CW.
Over the years at WPTZ, Colleran played a big part in covering events like Burlington Discover Jazzfest and the Vermont City Marathon. He also moderated live political debates for the station and, in January 2020, went to Iowa to report on the Iowa Caucus during Senator Bernie Sanders’s run for president.
Before joining WPTZ, Colleran worked as a News Anchor and Reporter for Waterman Broadcasting Corp in Fort Myers, Florida, from July 2008 to June 2016. His career includes a stint as a Sports Anchor and Reporter at WKYC-TV in Cleveland, Ohio, where he worked full-time for 1 year and 5 months (from March 2006 to July 2007). Colleran also served as a Sports Anchor and Reporter for Local15 | WPMI-TV in Mobile, Alabama, for 4 years and 5 months (from November 2001 to March 2006). His journey in broadcasting began as a Sports Director at KJCT in Grand Junction, Colorado, where he worked full-time for 3 years (from November 1998 to October 2001).
During his college days, he joined the United States Army, dedicating 6 honorable years to the Reserves. Colleran has been involved in local TV for almost 2 and a half decades. His role as an anchor and reporter has earned recognition from broadcasting associations in Colorado, Florida, and Alabama. In the year 2015, he received a regional award from Edward R. Murrow Award, highlighting his outstanding contributions.
Brian Colleran WPTZ – NBC5
Colleran is working at WPTZ – NBC5 where he works alongside other famous WPTZ – NBC5 meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;
- Sarahbeth Ackerman
- Alice Kang
- Liz Strzepa
- Stewart Ledbetter
- Jack Thurston
- Lauren Granada
- Adrian Pastor
- Jeff Rossen
- Tyler Boronski
Brian Colleran Social Media Platforms
He is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 600 followers on Instagram.