Bob Kelly Biography
Bob Kelly is a skilled American Traffic Anchor and Feature Reporter currently working at FOX 29. He joined the team News team in October 2014 as the traffic reporter for “Good Day Philadelphia.” In addition, he also co-hosted the Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Parade for more than 15 years.
Bob Kelly Age
He was born in 1963 in Northeast Philadelphia. he is 58 years of age as of 2021.
Bob Kelly Education
He attended and graduated from North Catholic High School and Temple University, he is a local guy through and through.
Bob Kelly Family
Kelly was born and bred in Northeast Philadelphia However, he has not revealed information regarding his family members, this information is currently under review and will be updated soon.
Bob Kelly Wife
Kelly was happily married to Carrie Kelly, a Child Life Specialist. He says “So proud of my wife Carrie for working hard to become a Child Life Specialist”. The couple is blessed with six children together and the family lives in a suburb of Philadelphia. Unfortunately, Kelly and his wife divorced on the 10th of March, 2008 due to unknown reasons.
Bob Kelly Children
Kelly and his ex-wife, Carrie Kelly are blessed with six children s; two daughters and four sons. All his six children are featured in his joke, ‘The Brady Bunch’ because “I like the tax deductions.”
Bob Kelly Height
He stands on an average height of 5 Feet 8 inches.
Bob Kelly Career
Before joining FOX 29, he served as the Traffic Anchor for 13 years at CBS 3 in Philadelphia. He became the first Philadelphia traffic anchor to do his reports in front of the green screen. Animated and fun to watch with his highly popular phrases like Jammo, Two Jelly Donut Delay, and the Conshy Curve, currently he is known by many as “The Dean of Traffic.”
He joined the FOX 29 News team in October 2014 as the traffic reporter for “Good Day Philadelphia.” In that role, he also hosts the regular morning segments “Kelly’s Classroom,” “Breakfast with Bob,” and “Town Takeover,” all of which take him out into the community to connect with “Good Day Philadelphia” viewers. Moreover, he also co-hosted the Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Parade for more than 15 years.
Throughout his career, the Award-winning Traffic Anchor has entertained sports fans on the Jumbotron at the Eagles, Flyers, and Sixers games, and with his popular segment “Tailgate Takeover,” before Eagles games.
He was born and bred in Northeast Philadelphia where they always decorate for Christmas, and hitting the road during the month of December and broadcasting LIVE from the front lawns of the best-decorated houses. Kelly started his career as a radio disc jockey, working with Jerry Blavat, The Geator.
Previously, he worked up and down the dial at Philly’s hottest radio stations until traffic became news and he joined KYW News Radio with Traffic on the 2s. He knows all the neighborhoods, the landmarks, and the best place to get a great jelly donut. He attended and graduated from North Catholic High School and Temple University, he is a local guy through and through.
Bob Kelly Salary
Kelly earns an annual salary ranging between $ 56,000 – $ 135,500.
Bob Kelly Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $1 million – $ 5 Million dollars
Bob Kelly’s Social Media Platforms
He has over 34.6k followers on Twitter, 3.1k followers on Facebook, and 2.9 k followers on Instagram.