Dan Spehler Biography
Dan Spehler is an American anchor/reporter who is currently the evening news anchor for FOX59 News Live at Five, 6:00, 7:00, and FOX59 News at Ten, while also reporting on state & government issues throughout Indiana.
Dan Spehler Age
Spehler 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 40’s.
Dan Spehler Height
Spehler stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Dan Spehler Family
Spehler 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 Spehler has any siblings.
Dan Spehler Wife
Spehler is married to Kristi who he met in Indy. They tied the knot in 2010, and together they have been blessed with a daughter and son. He resides in Central Indiana together with his family.
Dan Spehler Net Worth
Spehler has an estimated net worth ranging between $ 1 million- $ 5 million. He gets this amount from his successful career as a journalist.
Dan Spehler Salary
Spehler earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Dan Spehler Education
Originally from Ohio, Spehler is a graduate of Bowling Green State University and has as well worked at television stations in Toledo and Dayton, prior to moving to Indianapolis in 2005.
Dan Spehler Career
Spehler additionally hosts IN Focus, an Emmy-award-winning political news/issues program that airs every Sunday morning at 9:30 on FOX59, and on CBS4 at 8:30 am (7:30 am during football season). A native Midwesterner, he has enjoyed working close to home through the years, covering news in Indiana & Ohio throughout his 15-year career in television. He joined Fox 59 from WKRC in Cincinnati, where he worked as a reporter/anchor.
During that time, Spehler came back to Indiana regularly to cover many major news stories, including the State Fair stage collapse and Super Bowl XLVI. Previously, Spehler spent several years here in Indianapolis, reporting everything from floods to tornadoes to the Colts’ Super Bowl victory in 2007!
In 2012, Spehler & the Fox 59 crew won an Emmy for their coverage of the South Side explosion, and Spehler was additionally honored with an Emmy for his “Hoosier Heroes” series which launched in 2013, highlighting the achievements and struggles of our brave men and women in uniform. He was again awarded an Emmy for his 2014 report on school bus safety.
Spehler was as well awarded an Emmy for his political reporting during the 2016 election when he conducted the very first interview with then-Gov. Pence after Pence was chosen as the Republican candidate for Vice President. His work in Indy has as well been honored by the Indiana chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, and the Indiana Associated Press.
Dan Spehler FOX59
Spehler is currently working at FOX 59 where he works alongside other famous FOX 59 anchors and reporters including;
- Colby Thelen
- Kayla Sullivan
- Kelly Reinke
- Zach Myers
- Russ McQuaid
- Nick McGill
- Krista McEnany
- Darius Johnson
- Jill Glavan
- Ray Cortopassi
- Melissa Crash
- Courtney Crown
- Britt Baker
- Beairshelle Edmé
- Sherman Burdette
- Dave Griffiths
- Mike Sullivan
- Jessica Hayes
- Alexa Green
Dan Spehler Social Media Platforms
Spehler is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 4,000 followers on Twitter, 500 followers on Instagram, and 2,000 followers on Facebook.