Matt Sheehan Biography
Matt Sheehan is an American journalist who serves on the WMBD/WYZZ news team since June of 2018 as a News Anchor/Reporter. Matt earned his bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Spanish from Missouri State University (Go Bears!).
Matt Sheehan Age
Sheehan 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 40’s.
Matt Sheehan Height
Sheehan stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Matt Sheehan Family
Sheehan 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 Mark has any siblings.
Matt Sheehan Wife
Sheehan is very private about his personal life therefore it is not known if he is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of him being in any past relationship with anyone.
Matt Sheehan Net Worth
Sheehan has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as a journalist.
Matt Sheehan Salary
Sheehan earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Matt Sheehan Career
Matt began his career as a multimedia journalist/photographer at WMBD/WYZZ. He was promoted to reporter in January of 2019. Sheehan was promoted to Anchor/Reporter in August 2019 and served as the Saturday News Anchor/Producer from fall 2019 through fall 2020.
Sheehan was elevated to morning news anchor again in October 2020, joining Shelbey Roberts and meteorologist Molly Naslund. Sheehan is a huge fan of the Star Wars franchise. His all-time favorite film is Revenge of the Sith. He also likes to watch WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment).
Sheehan enjoys working out, traveling, attending Peoria Chiefs games, being outside, and spending time with his family in his spare time. Sheehan is a Peoria Riverman supporter who has followed the team for about a decade. Matt also serves as a fill-in sports anchor, and he enjoys covering professional hockey, baseball, and football of any kind. Matt is a Cardinals and Blues fan who was born and raised in St. Louis. He’s looking forward to the arrival of the MLS team at the Lou.
Matt may be seen on WMBD News This Morning from 5:00 to 7:00 a.m., Good Day Central Illinois on WYZZ from 7:00 to 9:00 a.m., and WMBD News at Noon Monday through Friday.
Matt Sheehan WMBD
Matt Sheehan is currently working at WMBD where he works alongside other famous WMBD anchors and reporters including;
- Mark Welp
- Shelbey Roberts
- Rebecca Brumfield
- Kyreon Lee
- Chris Yates
- Molly Naslund
- Adam Sherwinski
- Kurt Pegler
- Matt McClain
- Janie Bohlmann
Matt Sheehan Social Media Platforms
Sheehan is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 4k followers on Twitter, over 2k followers on Instagram, and over 2k follower on Facebook.