Colby Thelen Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, FOX59, Net Worth, Salary and Twitter

Colby Thelen Biography

Colby Thelen is an American Journalist who is currently the morning reporter for FOX59 and CBS4, covering Indy’s news for the 4-10 am broadcasts. He has been working for FOX 59 since joining the team in June 2018 after spending two years as a morning reporter for News 2 in Charleston, South Carolina.

Colby Thelen Age

Thelen likes to keep his personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday. However, he might be in his 30’s.

Colby Thelen Height

Thelen stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.

Colby Thelen Family

Thelen 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 Thelen has any siblings.

Colby Thelen Wife 

Thelen is married to Weesie. Together, the couple has been blessed with two sons. He resides in Broad Ripple together with his family and their puppy, Swayze. Thelen loves college football, North Carolina barbecue, and sipping sweet tea. When he is not working, he enjoys playing guitar and can often be found at karaoke belting out Marvin Gaye songs.

Colby Thelen Net Worth

Thelen has an estimated net worth ranging between $ 1 million- $ 5 million.

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Colby Thelen Salary

Thelen earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.

Colby Thelen Education

Thelen is a native of Hendersonville, NC, and is a true southerner at heart. He attended Clemson University where he graduated with a double major in Communications and Political Science.

Colby Thelen Career

During his time at News 2 in Charleston, South Carolina, Thelen covered major natural disasters including Hurricanes Matthew and Irma, as well as high-profile criminal cases such as the trials of the Mother Emanuel Church shooter and police officer Michael Slager. Additionally, Thelen had the opportunity to interview prominent South Carolina legislators Sen. Tim Scott, Rep. Mark Sanford, and Sen. Lindsay Graham about the troubles most important to their constituents.

In 2017, Thelen received an award from the Radio, Television, and Technological News Association of the Carolinas for his series on the Lowcountry’s Blue Collar workers. After graduating from Clemson University, Thelen took a position as a broadcast associate for CBS This Morning in New York, where he worked closely with the show’s anchors and contributed to the daily production of the broadcast.

Colby Thelen FOX59

Thelen is currently working at FOX 59 where he works alongside other famous FOX 59 anchors and reporters including;

  1. Kayla Sullivan
  2. Dan Spehler
  3. Kelly Reinke
  4. Zach Myers
  5. Russ McQuaid
  6. Nick McGill
  7. Krista McEnany
  8. Darius Johnson
  9. Jill Glavan
  10. Ray Cortopassi
  11. Melissa Crash
  12. Courtney Crown
  13. Britt Baker
  14. Beairshelle Edmé
  15. Sherman Burdette
  16. Dave Griffiths
  17. Mike Sullivan
  18. Jessica Hayes
  19. Alexa Green

Colby Thelen Social Media Platforms

Thelen is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram and Twitter. He has over 700 followers on Twitter and 1,000 followers on Instagram.