Kelcey Carlson Bio, Wiki, Age, FOX 9, Education, Family, Children, Husband, Net Worth, and Career

Kelcey Carlson is a skilled American journalist currently working at KMSP-TV, FOX 9 as an Anchor. She landed a job at FOX 9 as the main evening anchor in 2014. She’s covered the Super Bowl in Houston and the Super Bowl in our backyard here in the Twin Cities.

Last Updated on 1 year by

Kelcey Carlson Biography

Kelcey Carlson is a skilled American journalist currently working at KMSP-TV, FOX 9 as an Anchor. She landed a job at FOX 9 as the main evening anchor in 2014. She’s covered the Super Bowl in Houston and the Super Bowl in our backyard here in the Twin Cities.

Kelcey Carlson Age

She was born on September 12, 1975,  in Lafayette,  Indiana, United States. Kelcey is 46 years old.

Kelcey Carlson Education

She attended and graduated in-state rival Indiana University where she majored in Journalism with a concentration in Political Science and earned a minor in French.

Kelcey Carlson Family

She was born and raised in Lafayette, Indiana. She has not revealed information regarding her family members.

Kelcey Carlson Husband

Carlson is happily married to Dave Kent, a radio personality at KOOL 108 Radio. 

Kelcey Carlson

Kelcey Carlson Children

Carlson and Dave are blessed with three children. Her elder sons Charlie (2007) and Kellen (2012) and her youngest daughter Kathryn was born in 2015.

Kelcey Carlson Height|Weight

She stands on an average height of 5 Feet 4 inches and weighs around 58kgs.

Kelcey Carlson Career

She was born and raised in Lafayette, Indiana, She attended and graduated in-state rival Indiana University where she majored in Journalism with a concentration in Political Science and earned a minor in French while there.

Carlson headed to South Carolina where she landed her first job in the Florence/Myrtle Beach market at CBS affiliate WBTW and was hired as a weekend producer, she was quickly thrust into several big stories in her first two months including the crash of flight TWA 800, Hurricanes Bertha and Fran. She later earned a position as a “one-man-band” reporter/photographer, shooting and editing her own stories for daily newscasts.

Nevertheless, she was hired at WWMT-Ch. 3 in Kalamazoo, Michigan where she was sent to cover several big stories including the 2000 Presidential Election uncertainty in West Palm Beach, FL, and the execution of Timothy McVeigh. It was in Kalamazoo, that Kelcey started doing more investigative reporting, earning awards for her stories on the Sex Offender Registry, after WBTW and later named weekday anchor at WWMT-ch.3

Kelcey Carlson Boston Marathon

Her career was spent entirely at WRAL-TV in Raleigh, North Carolina, where she served as a reporter and later moved on to weekend newscasts and then the weekday morning show. Moreover, she covered several big hurricanes in her time there, including Hurricane Isabel which devastated the southern Outer Banks. She covered the Duke Lacrosse case and was in charge of the station’s coverage of the criminal case against presidential candidate John Edwards.

In 2013, she was also live near Boylston Street after running in the Boston Marathon after the bombings. She received Emmy nominations for her enterprise reporting, her work on John Edwards’ criminal case, and won an Emmy for Best Weekend Newscast. She gained there covering Federal Courts, Final Four wins, and the Hurricane’s Stanley Cup victory after spending 10 and a half years in Raleigh and values the experience.

Kelcey Carlson FOX 9

She landed a job at FOX 9 as the main evening anchor in 2014. Someone tipped her about the prince’s death and was the first reporter to arrive at Paisley Park the morning of his death. She field anchored FOX 9’s coverage that day and she also field anchored live coverage after the explosion at Minnehaha Academy.

During her time at FOX 9, she’s covered the Super Bowl in Houston and the Super Bowl in our backyard here in the Twin Cities. She also helped to break the news of P.J. Fleck’s hiring at the University of Minnesota with the help of her contacts from back in Kalamazoo. 

Carlson and her husband Dave are parents to Charlie, Kellen, and Kathryn. They are her biggest accomplishments in life and family time is always the best time. When she is not anchoring, they like to get away to their cabin in Wisconsin to fish, relax and simply waste some time together.

Kelcey Carlson board Membership

Carlson has served on the board for Girls on the Run in both Kalamazoo and Raleigh. And she is currently on the board for The Positive Coaching Alliance in Minnesota. She and her husband also produce a podcast for PCA called “My Sports Life for PCA MN” in which they’ve interviewed athletes like Lou Nanne, Matt Birk, Corey Koskie, and others about their path to success and overcoming tough odds. 

Kelcey Carlson Salary

She earns an annual salary ranging between $ 56,000 – $ 135,500.

Kelcey Carlson Net Worth

Carlson has an estimated net worth of $1 million – $ 5 Million dollars

Kelcey Carlson Social Media Platforms

She has over 8.8k followers on Twitter, 3.1k followers on Facebook, and 2.9 k followers on Instagram.

Kelcey Carlson Twitter

Recently Published Stories

Kim Maus Bio, Wiki, KPTV, Age, Education, Family, Children, Husband, Net Worth, and Career 

Kim Maus is a skilled American journalist working as an anchor at KPTV, FOX 12 News. She is a FOX 12’s Emmy-Award winning Good Day Oregon. Maus anchors weekdays from 4:30 to 9 a.m.

Bonnie Silkman Bio, Wiki, KPTV, Age, Education, Family, Children, Husband, Net Worth, and Career 

Bonnie Silkman is an American journalist working as an anchor at KPTV, FOX 12 News. She graduated from Keene State College.

Mia Villanueva Bio, Wiki, KPTV, Age, Education, Family, Children, Husband, Net Worth, and Career 

Mia Villanueva is an American journalist working as an anchor at KPTV, FOX 12 News. Villanueva graduated from the University of California.

Joe Vithayathil Bio, Wiki, KPTV, Age, Education, Family, Children, Wife, Net Worth, and Career 

Joe Vithayathil is a skilled American journalist currently at KPTV, FOX 12 as an anchor. He is also a Fox 12’s Emmy-Award winning Good Day Oregon.

Emma Withrow Bio, Wiki, WJZY, Age, Education, Family, Children, Husband, Net Worth, and Career 

Emma Withrow is a skilled American Journalist who is currently working at WJZY, Queen City News as a Chief Political Correspondent. She airs on Queen City News on Tuesday nights at 10 p.m.

Alicia Barnes Bio, Wiki, WJZY, Age, Education, Family, Children, Husband, Net Worth, and Career 

Alicia Barnes is a skilled American Journalist who is currently working at WJZY, Queen City News as an anchor. She the team as a Main Evening News Anchor in August 2021. She co-anchors the 5 p.m., 6 p.m., and 10 p.m. newscasts on weekdays.

Jody Barr Bio, Wiki, WJZY, Age, Education, Family, Children, Wife, Net Worth, and Career 

Jody Barr is a skilled American Journalist who is currently working at WJZY, Queen City News as a Chief Investigative Reporter. He joined Queen City News in June 2021 after returning home to the Carolinas.

Brien Blakely Bio, Wiki, WJZY, Age, Education, Family, Children, Wife, Net Worth, and Career 

Brien Blakely is a skilled American Journalist who is currently working at WJZY, Queen City News as an anchor. He anchors 5, 6, and 10 pm newscasts alongside Alicia Barnes. Blakely has won numerous Murrow and Emmy Awards for his work, both on the anchor desk and reporting in the field.

Morgan Frances Bio, Wiki, WJZY, Age, Education, Family, Children, Husband, Net Worth, and Career 

Morgan Frances is a skilled American Journalist who is currently working at WJZY, Queen City News as an anchor. She is originally from Green Bay, Wisconsin. In December 2017, Frances moved to Charlotte as an anchor and investigative reporter. Broadcast has taken her all over the U.S.

Jason Harper Bio, Wiki, WJZY, Age, Education, Family, Children, Wife, Net Worth, and Career 

Jason Harper is a skilled American journalist working as a morning anchor at WJZY, Queen City News. He graduated from Belmont University in Nashville.