Jeff Kolb FOX 4, Biography and Wiki
Jeff Kolb is a renowned American Sports Anchor at KDFW-TV FOX 4 Dallas-Fort Worth since May 2019.
Kolb has had quite an impressive career. He started in the small town of Chambersburg, PA as a sports writer and video journalist for The Public Opinion newspaper. “My most memorable assignment there was not sports-related at all.” Not so long into the job, Kolb was called upon to travel to Newtown, CT to cover the tragic shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary school as a video journalist. From there he got his first break in TV in an even smaller place at WBKB in Alpena, MI (one of the five smallest markets in the country (209)) and it was freezing (-30 on Christmas with wind chill). He moved to Providence, RI, and worked at the powerhouse NBC station, WJAR.
Jeff has received several awards for his work as a storyteller, including an Edward R. Murrow regional award for best sports reporting for his investigative story on how two football teams in Tulsa were using helmet sensor technology to try and make the game safer. He was additionally awarded an Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters award for best feature reporting for my story on a woman who went out of her way to donate a kidney to prominent college basketball coach and Texan, Billy Gillespie.
Jeff Kolb’s Age and Birthday
Kolb was born on May 11, 1990, in Rhode Island, United States of America. Jeff is 32 years old and will be turning 33 on May 11, 2023.
Jeff Kolb Height and Weight
Jeff is a man of average stature. He stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.7 m).
Jeff Kolb Education
After graduating from The Providence Country Day School in Rhode Island, Kolb attended Emerson College in Boston and later graduated with a bachelor’s degree in journalism.
Jeff Kolb Family, Siblings
Jeff was born and raised in Rhode Island, United States by his parents, Bill Kolb and Ivy Kolb. Kolb is of American nationality by birth and he is of white ethnicity. Moreover, he has a younger brother named Adam who was born on August 4, 1992.
Jeff Kolb Wife
Kolb has maintained a low profile on issues concerning his love life. He prefers to stay away from the spotlight. Therefore, it is not known whether he is married, engaged, or single. However, his relationship status will be updated soon as Kolb discloses any information.
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Jeff Kolb Salary
According to FOX estimates, Jeff receives an annual salary ranging from $65,500 – $95,400. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Jeff Kolb’s Net Worth
Kolb has an estimated net worth of about $1 million as of 2023. This amount is from his extensive career as a journalist among other investments.