Michael Shingleton Biography
Michael Shingleton is an American Anchor/Reporter/Meteorologist working at WBRZ as an anchor. He first began his tenure at the network in May 2005.
Michael Shingleton Age
Shingleton 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.
Michael Shingleton Height
Shingleton stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 8 inches.
Michael Shingleton Family
Shingleton was born and raised by his parents in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. His father, Pat Shingleton was also an anchor who worked at WBRZ-TV serving as the chief forecaster before he retired. Pat is blissfully hitched to his wife Mabyn Kean Shingleton. Mabyn is an American advertising executive. She has won various awards and other recognitions.
Among them is An Outstanding Young Woman in America, Woman of Achievement, Baton Rouge in 1983, Junior Chamber of Commerce in 1983 and 1984, and Young Men’s Christian Association. As a couple, they exchanged their wedding vows on February 17, 1979. Together, they share two children named Michael Stephen and Kathrine Kean.
Michael Shingleton Wife
Shingleton is happily married to his wife, Brittany Weiss since October 27, 2018, in Naperville, Illinois. His wife, Brittany is also an anchor working at WBRZ. They first met in August 2012 after Brittany joined WBRZ News. The two welcomed their first child Parker Alexander Shingleton on October 19, 2021. Parker was born at 12 a.m. and weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 19 inches tall. The proud family resides in Baton Rouge.
Michael Shingleton’s Net Worth
Shingleton has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an anchor.
Michael Shingleton Salary
Shingleton earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Michael Shingleton Education
Shingleton went to Louisiana State University in 2003, where he attained his Bachelor of Arts and Science degree in History and Broadcast Journalism in 2007.
Michael Shingleton Career
Shingleton serves as the 6 p.m., 6:30 p.m., 9 p.m., and 10 p.m. anchor at WBRZ-TV. Prior to rejoining WBRZ-TV, he worked at WTVT FOX 13 News in Tampa, Florida where he served as a reporter. Shingleton began his TV career when he was still in high school and worked at WBRZ as a member of the floor crew, pushing cameras, and running teleprompter. He later shifted to switching tape and operating cameras where he later decided to move from behind the camera.
Later in August 2005, just before Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans, Shingleton moved to the news department as an editor and later became a photographer. He briefly relocated to Crawford Communication for nine months, primarily to learn satellite uplink operations. During his leisure time, he enjoys spending his free time with his family and friends. He also enjoys watching sports, playing golf, watching current events, and working out.
Michael Shingleton Previous Marriage/Married Before
Despite all rumors, Shingleton has not been previously married/has any other wife. He has been married to his lovely wife Brittany Weiss since October 27, 2018, in Naperville, Illinois.
Michael Shingleton WBRZ-TV
Shingleton is working at WBRZ-TV where he works alongside other famous WBRZ-TV meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;
- Jacelyn Wheat
- Marisa Nuzzo
- Dr. Josh Eachus
- Keller Watts
- Corey Rholdon
- Matt Trent
- Lauren Hawkins
- Katie Easter
- Falon Brown
- Brandi B. Harris
Michael Shingleton 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 1.1K followers on Instagram.