Carley Shimkus Biography

Updated On Mar 18, 2019 Published On Feb 26, 2018
Facts of Carley Shimkus
Date of Birth: 1996 , November-7
Birth Nation: United States
Name Carley Shimkus
Father Edward Shimkus
Mother Zulma M. Shimkus
Nationality Journlist
Profession Journalist
Net Worth $1 million
Married Yes
Married to Peter Buchignani (m. 2015)
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Carley Shimkus is one of the famous American journalist and producer who is best known for hosting the morning news show, Fox and Friends, at the Fox News. Carley' name will always be remembered for her contribution to Fox News.

Carley Shimkus Childhood, Education, Age

Carley Shimkus was born on November 7, 1986, and is currently 32 years old. She was in New Jersey. She is of American nationality and belongs to White Ethnicity.

The name of her parents is; father Edward Shimkus and mother Zulma M. Shimkus. She is the younger daughter of her parents. She has an elder sister, Margot, with whom she spent her childhood.

Carley attended Quinnipiac University, from where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism. She was also a part of a group of students, were chosen to George Washington University Semester in the Washington Journalism Program

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Career in Journalism, TV Works

Carley Shimkus stepped into the field of journalism as a reporter for Fox News. After serving as a news correspondent later, she was promoted to the associate producer at Fox and Friends.

Carley also handles many of the productions for Don Imus’s website, which is an American radio host, who worked at the Imus for the morning show.

Carley worked for a political news network as well, and after some time with the channel, she signed a contract with the Fox Business Network and WABC Radio. The Wonkette website did a quite critical review of 'Fox and Friends.'

Later, Carley managed many of the scenes for interviews and has also appeared on numerous television and radio shows. The show Best of Imus is a satirical radio show that recaps current events and news, each week.

Is Carley Shimkus Married? Husband, Wedding Details

Talking about Carley Shimkus' personal life and current relationship status, she is a married woman. After dating for a couple of years, Carley Shimkus married husband Peter Buchignani.

To begin; the pair first met on her 23rd birthday. It was until 2013 that the couple kept their relationship secret. The pair got married in a private wedding ceremony in New York on August 8, 2015. The duo announced their engagement just some months before via the radio show Imus in the Morning.

Carley Shimkus’ husband Peter has a Bachelor degree from Princeton University in Political Science and currently works in the Business Development department.

Net Worth, Salary, & Earnings

Carley from her professional career has made a good financial status; she earns a tremendous amount from her television appearance. From series like Fox and Friend First, Media Buzz, Watters World; as a 7 Reporter/herself she has accumulated around $100,000 as salary per appearance. She has roughly 36.2K followers on Twitter as of December 2018.

As of 2018, Carley Shimkus' net worth is estimated to be around $1 million. She earns a decent amount of money from her professional journalism career. She is undoubtedly living a lavish lifestyle.

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Born in United States

1986

Carley Shimkus was born in New Jersey the United States; she belongs to the White ethnic background. Carley Shimkus is currently 31-year-old. She is the younger daughter of her parents. She has an elder sister Margot.

Began working in Fox News

2009

Carley Shimkus stepped into the field of journalism when she became a reporter for Fox News. After few years with the news corporation, she became the associate producer at Fox and Friends.

Started work in political news network

2017

In 2017, she started working at the political news network. After working at the political news she got the contract of the Fox Business Network and WABC Radio.

Married Peter Buchignani

2015

After dating for a couple of years, Carley Shimkus married husband Peter Buchignani in a private wedding ceremony in New York on August 8, 2015.