Carley Shimkus is an American news reporter famous for her work at the Fox News Channel. Like her co-worker Amy Holmes, Shimkus is popular for covering trending news and events. She has been with the network for a while now and also makes appearances on programs like Fox & Friends.
Carley began working for FOX after graduating from her college and she was a woman with a lot of dedication. She was also the assistant producer after working for a short period of working there. For the most part, Shimkus was working behind the camera as the producer. However, she has now become a more regular face on-screen and appears on several programmes for the network. Let us now move onto her early life and education.
Carley Shimkus: Early Life and Education
Carley Noelle Shimkus was born on the 7th of November in 1986. The New Jerseyan was born to parents Zulma and Edward and was raised alongside her elder sibling Margot. As she later described, her parents met on a plane ride in 1982 where her mother was an attendant and her father a passenger.
For her education, Carley went to the Quinnipiac University. She graduated in 2009 with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. Shimkus was an amazing student and got to join the George Washington University in 2008.
Carley Shimkus: Career
Carley was a woman of a great physique, and an adequate height so she gave modeling a go. She later found that modeling wasn’t all good looks and height and had to give up her short-lived dream. Later she did her internship for FOX News in D.C. during her junior year and then immediately began working for the network.
In 2009, Carley was a full-time reporter for FOX and was an amazing journalist who would strive to give the best news. After working with the network for over 3 years, she was given a promotion with the title Associate Producer at Fox Business. She has also spent some time as an assistant producer for a radio show by Cumulus Media Networks. For the radio program, Carley has been conducting behind the scene interviews.
Carley Shimkus: Personal Life
As of 2018, Shimkus is married to the businessman Peter Buchignani. They got together on the 8th of August in 2015. Peter and Carley first met on Carley’s 23rd birthday and officially began dating in 2013. Peter is a successful man with a Bachelors degree in Political Science from the reputed Princeton University. Currently, he is a sales analyst at Amherst Pierpont Securities.
The two of them are big fans of football and support the Michigan team. As per our understandings, they are leading a happy life together without any controversies.
Carley Shimkus: Net Worth and Social Media
Carley has been in the field of journalism for over a decade and is one of the most prominent names in the industry. She has been able to accumulate a huge fortune from her job at FOX. According to reports, Carley has a net worth of $1 million. She makes a yearly income of $56k and that increases at times with bonuses.
Shimkus is also active on Instagram where she often likes to interact with her fans, share her opinions, post pictures with her husband and endorse products at times.