Ben Handelman Biography
Ben Handelman is an American journalist serving as an anchor and reporter at Fox 6 in Milwaukee since April 2011. He has traveled across the state and the country as a reporter for Wisconsin’s largest newsroom.
Ben Handelman Education
After he was done with his high school education, Ben attended and graduated from Quinnipiac University with a bachelor’s degree in journalism.
Ben Handelman Career
Handleman always wanted to be a professional storyteller and his first job opportunity was at ABC affiliate WICS in Springfield, Illinois. Then he got a promotion and was sent to sister station WICD in Champaign, Illinois and that is where Handleman met his wife Ashley. His determination and hard work have not gone unnoticed for he has gained recognition from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Midwest Broadcast Journalists Association, Wisconsin Broadcasters Association, and the Milwaukee Press Club.
Ben Handelman FOX 6
Handleman has traveled across the state and the country as a reporter and an anchor. He is serving as an anchor and reporter for the FOX 6 News team in April 2011. Handelman is thrilled to be at Milwaukee especially after he found a way to work with the love of his life and be on the same team at FOX 6. He reports and anchors every newscast from morning to night here in Milwaukee. He anchors weekend evening newscasts and reports for FOX6 news at nine and ten throughout the week.
Handelman has covered some huge stories from the Sikh Temple and Azana Salon shootings to the unrest in Sherman Park in 2016. His work is really interesting from traveling across the country where he saw the destruction of an F-5 tornado in Oklahoma and the wreckage it left behind, and the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando.
He saw the resilience of officers who had to head back to work after five of their coworkers were killed in Dallas and also witnessed the Air Force One ushering for two different presidents. Ben has helped push cars stuck in the snow during several Wisconsin winters and walked with Brett Favre during his return to Lambeau Field.
When he is not busy working He enjoys jogging with his wife along the lakefront or attending one of the million festivals in our great home city. He loves blogging, he says that he is on a lifetime journey to sample as much Mexican food as he can find, and loves adventures.
Ben Handelman Age
Handleman likes to keep his personal life private and hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. It is therefore not known when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in his late 40s.
Ben Handelman Height
He stands at an average height of about 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Ben Handelman Family
Handleman was born and raised by his parents in Connecticut, United States, however, he has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Benhas any siblings.
Ben Handelman Wife
He is a married man, he is married to Ashley Sears who is a reporter at FOX 6, they first met while Ben was at WICD in Champaign, Illinois and at the time she was a reporter for the competition. The couple got married on 31st August 2013.
Ben Handelman Baby
The couple is blessed with a beautiful daughter called Emilia Phyllis who was born on 3rd July 2020.
Ben Handelman Net Worth
Handleman has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned from his successful career as a reporter and also as an anchor.
Ben Handelman Salary
He earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Ben Handelman Social Media
Handleman is very active on social media including Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. He has over 5000 followers on Twitter, over 1000 followers on Instagram, and over 5000 followers on Facebook.