Linzi Sheldon Biography
Linzi Sheldon is an American Anchor/Reporter working for KIRO 7 News in Seattle, Washington where she serves the station as a Morning Anchor and Investigative Reporter. She has held this role since the month of January 2022.
Linzi Sheldon Education
Sheldon works with Dartmouth College where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Creative Writing. There, she studied between 2003 and 2007. This was before joining Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism where she obtained a Master of Science Degree in Broadcast Journalism. There, she studied between 2007 and 20008.
Linzi Sheldon Career
Sheldon works with KIRO 7 News where she serves the station as a weekday morning anchor/investigative reporter. Here, she co-anchors the morning news from 4:30 AM – 7:30 AM on weekdays and also contributes to in-depth investigative reports. She joined the station in August 2013 working as a Weekend Morning Anchor & Reporter.
Later on, in January 2016, she went on to become the station’s Weekend Evening Anchor & Investigative Reporter before taking up her current role as a morning anchor/investigative reporter. She states that she has loved being part of the team and making the Seattle area her home. Sheldon enjoys stories about innovation, how systems are or aren’t working for people, and where the tax dollars are going.
While working for KIRO 7 News, her investigations uncovered problems with King County’s senior property tax exemption program, failures of the city of Seattle to fulfill promises in a $365 million levy, and policy failures that allowed Seattle firefighters to continue driving for the fire department for months. Sometimes, even years after being arrested multiple times for DUIs in their time off.
Asides from this, she has anchored breaking news coverage of the riots in downtown Seattle in 2020, the deadly crane collapse in 2019, and the plane stolen from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in 2018. Prior to coming to Seattle, she reported for WSOC-TV in Charlotte, North Carolina where she provided in-depth coverage of the controversial fight for control of Charlotte-Douglas International Airport. She also covered the Democratic National Convention and the John Edwards federal criminal trial. Previously, she also worked as a reporter for WHEC-TV in Rochester, New York.
Linzi Sheldon Age
Sheldon 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. However, she might be in her 30s.
Linzi Sheldon Height
She stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches.
Linzi Sheldon Family
Sheldon was born in Richmond, British, Columbia, and raised in Okanagan Valley to her loving and caring parent whom she manages to keep information about away from the limelight. Her father was working in the federal government of Canada where he worked for 35 years before he retired. She, however, posted a photo of her father thanking everybody who sent her a message of condolence after his loss due to cancer in September 2020. Sheldon had also previously posted a photo of him wishing him a happy father’s day on the 17th of June 2019. We will update this information once more information is available to the public.
Linzi Sheldon Husband
Sheldon is married to her husband, Nick. She posted a photo of her husband on the 17th of August 2021 stating that it has been four years together with him. During their wedding, their photographer was named Mary Kalhor. Away from work, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, including playing with her two dogs, tennis, searching for the perfect meal, tennis, running, and traveling.
Linzi Sheldon Net Worth
Sheldon has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned from her successful career as an Anchor/Reporter.
Linzi Sheldon Salary
Sheldon earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Linzi Sheldon KIRO 7 News
Sheldon works at KIRO 7 News where she works alongside other famous KIRO 7 News anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;
- Charlie Harger
- Michelle Millman
- Nick Allard
- Niku Kazori
- Chris Francis
- Monique Ming Laven
- Morgan Palmer
- Gary Horcher
- Frankie Katafias
- Aaron Wright
- Elle Thomas
- Ilona McCauley
- Lauren Donovan
- Ryan Simms