Erin Connolly Biography
Erin Connolly is an American Emmy-nominated journalist who has been anchoring and reporting across the country for more than a decade.
Connolly is thrilled to be a part of the number-one news team in Connecticut. She has been working at WFSB station since joining in 2014 and can be seen on weekdays anchoring Eyewitness News at 4:30 p.m. and 11 with Mark Zinni.
Connolly graduated from Tufts University in Boston with a degree in Political Science and Mass Communications & Media Studies. As she was attending Tufts, she was the co-captain of the women’s basketball team and was named to the NESCAC All-Academic Team. She spent one summer studying abroad in Talloires, France.
Erin Connolly Career
Erin spent four years as a weekend anchor and reporter for Time Warner Cable News in Albany, New York. Connolly reports were seen all across Upstate New York. Some of her favorite assignments included live-field anchoring the Travers Stakes in Saratoga Springs, the New York State Fair in Syracuse, and the men’s NCAA Final Four Basketball tournament in Atlanta, Georgia. Connolly was as well a four-time co-host of Albany’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
Before TWC News, She was a weekend anchor and reporter for WCTI (ABC/FOX) in New Bern, North Carolina. Connolly anchored and produced a one-hour newscast on the weekends and reported during the week. Prior to that, She was in the Midwest, where she worked as a weekend anchor and one-man-band reporter for KEYC (CBS/FOX) in Mankato, Minnesota.
Her first job in the television business was at the nationally syndicated hit television show, Inside Edition. As a story coordinator, she worked in a fast-paced newsroom booking multiple exclusives and had the opportunity to interview a number of news personalities and celebrities at red carpet events, including Jon Bon Jovi, Walter Cronkite, John Travolta, Elton John, and Billy Joel.
Erin Connolly Age
Connolly was born and raised on Long Island. She likes to keep her personal life private and hence has not yet disclosed the year and month she was born. It is therefore not known when she celebrates her birthday. She might be in her 30s.
Erin Connolly Height
Connolly stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches.
Erin Connolly Family
Connolly has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight hence she has not disclosed any information about her parents. It is also not known if shehas any siblings.
Erin Connolly Husband
Connolly is married to Billy and her two daughters in a suburb of Connecticut. She is proud to be in the Tri-State area close to her family and friends. During her free time, she loves playing sports, shopping, cooking, and reading celebrity gossip.
Erin Connolly Net Worth
Connolly has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through being a reporter and anchor.
Erin Connolly Salary
Connolly earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Erin Connolly Tufts Basketball
On 3rd February 2019, Erin posted on her Facebook ” A big shout out to my Tufts University Women’s Basketball teammates and coaches! I’m missing today’s alumni game, but I am definitely there in spirit. GO JUMBOS!!!
Erin Connolly WFSB
Connolly works at WFSB where she works alongside other famous WFSB anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;
- Melissa Cole
- Mark Dixon
- Bruce DePrest
- Carolina Cruz
- Shawnte Passmore
- Ayah Galal
- Roger Susanin
- Matthew Campbell
- Mike Savino
- Patricia Del Rio
- Eva Zymaris
- Courtney Zieller
- Susan Raff
- Caitlin Nuclo
- Kevin Hogan
- Nicole Nalepa
- Mark Zinni
- Irene O’Connor
- Eric Parker
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Connolly.
|Who is Connolly?||She is an American journalist|
|Height||5 feet 4 inches|
|Salary||$40,000 – $ 110,500|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|