Carley Noelle Shimkus ( born on 7th November 1986 ) is an American News Anchor and Reporter. She is the co-host on Fox Nation. She is the headlines reporter for Fox & Friends and Fox & Friends First. Her co-host is Rob Schmitt.
Carley Noelle Shimkus Biography
|Name||Carley Noelle Shimkus|
|Profession||News anchor and reporter|
|Date of birth||7th November 1986 (33 years old as of 2020)|
|Place of birth||Long Valley, New Jersey, United States of America|
|Hometown||Long Valley, New Jersey, United States of America|
|Residence||New York, United States of America|
|School||West Morris Central High School, Chester, New Jersey, United States of America|
|College/University||Quinnipiac University and George Washington University|
|Educational Qualifications||Major in broadcast journalism|
|Height||178cm or 1.78m or 5’10”|
|Weight||54kg or 118lbs.|
|Dress size||4 US|
|Father||Edward Shimkus (chemist)|
|Mother||Zulma M. Shimkus (flight attendant)|
|Sister||Margot Shimkus ( Private Art Instructor)|
|Spouse||Peter Buchignani ( Associate Producer)|
|Marriage date||8th August 2015|
|Net Worth||$ 1 Million US|
|Hobbies||Reading, traveling and listening to music|
Early life and Background
Carley Shimkus was born and raised in Long Valley, New Jersey, United States of America. She is the daughter of Zulma and Edward Shimkus. Her father is a chemist and her mother was a flight attendant from Puerto Rico. Her father is of Lithuanian descent. She did her schooling from West Morris Central High School in Chester, New Jersey, United States of America. She graduated high school in 2005. After that she went to get her major in broadcast journalism from Quinnipiac University. Then she interned at Fox News in Washington D.C during her senior year. She has an older sister named Margot Shimkus.
On August 8th 2015, Carley married long time boyfriend Peter Buchignani. They maintain a good relationship even in their tough work routine. She works in New York while Peter does so in Chicago. They often visit each other during their off times and sometimes even travel to work for long hours in order to spend some quality time with each other. They met during her 23rd birthday through common friends and started dating in 2013.
|Actor||Tom Hanks, Robert Downey Jr. and Tom Cruise|
|Actress||Marilyn Monroe and Jennifer Aniston|
|Food||Burger, Pizza and Sausages|
|Destination||Paris and London|
|Colour||Black and green|
During her senior year at college, Carley interned at Fox News in Washington D.C. After completion of her school, she also worked as a news producer at Fox News. In 2012, she was promoted to the post of Associate Producer with the Fox Business Network working for Imus in the Morning. After much years of experience and learning she started appearing on air in the business. She serves as the headlines reporter for Fox & Friends and Fox & Friends First. Her co-host on Fox Nation is Rob Schmitt.
Lesser known Facts
- Carley’s mother Zulma Aponte Shimkus is a flight attendant and her father Edward is a chemist.
- Initially during her teenage days she tried her stint at modelling but soon realized it wasn’t her sphere and went to learn broadcast journalism.
- During her senior year she interned at Fox News in Washington D.C.
- She married long time boyfriend Peter Buchignani in 8th August 2015.
- As said by the reporter, her parents met on an Airplane in the early 80s.
- Her sister, Margot Shimkus studied Art Education at the College Of New Jersey and works as a private art instructor in New York City.