Colleen Williams Biography
Colleen Williams is a skilled American journalist currently working at NBC 4 as a co-anchor of the station’s weekday newscasts, NBC4 News at 5 p.m., 7 p.m., and 11 p.m. She joined the station in 1986.
Colleen Williams Age
She was born on March 6, 1955, in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States. Willams is 66 years old as of 2023.
Colleen Williams Education
Willams attended and graduated from the University of Nebraska at Omaha where she received her bachelor’s degree and commenced her professional life working in radio and television at a magnet high school.
Colleen Williams Height/Weight
She stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 70kgs
Colleen Williams Family
She was born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and later moved across the United States and Canada as an Air Force “brat.”, however, she has not revealed information regarding her family members.
Colleen Williams Husband
She is happily married for 25 years and met her husband, Jon, an Air Force officer while covering the Persian Gulf War. Their son, Sean, recently graduated from Loyola Marymount University.
Colleen Williams Children
Willams and her husband are blessed with one son named Seon, who recently graduated from Loyola Marymount University.
Colleen Williams NBC 4
Williams is a beneficiary of numerous industry honors, including several Golden Mike and Emmy Awards, she is an An-award-winning journalist for more than 30 years. She was recognized with a Golden Mike for team coverage of the Chatsworth train crash, and an L.A. Emmy and Golden Mike for her work on NBC4’s special ‘LA Riots, Rubble to Rebirth. She also received a Golden Mike and Associated Press Award for her coverage of the 1996 Atlanta Summer Games Centennial Park bombing for ‘Best Live Coverage of a News Story.
In addition, she was also honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Radio & Television News Association. She has reported numerous breaking news stories including earthquakes, two Pope visits, the Los Angeles riots terrorist attacks, and the many infamous car chases that make Southern California unique.
Before joining NBC4, she began her broadcast television career at WOW radio in Omaha, and later joined NBC affiliate station, WOWT, also in Omaha. She went on to anchor newscasts at CBS Los Angeles and San Francisco. During her career, she has served alongside several news greats including Lester Holt Tom Brokaw, and Jess Marlow — in fact, her first live shot from Omaha was with Dan Rather and Walter Conkrite.
Colleen Williams Career
During her leisure time, Williams’s passion is for social causes impacting Southern Californians. For more than 2 decades, she has supported Casa del Las Amigas, a residential home for women overcoming addiction. The longstanding Williams Golf Tournament is a popular annual tradition that continues to raise awareness for the community it serves. And for two decades, Colleen has also helped the Rape Crisis Center in Riverside bring more attention to reducing domestic abuse cases in the Inland Empire.
She was born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and later moved across the United States and Canada as an Air Force “brat.” She has been married for 25 years and met her husband, Jon, an Air Force officer while covering the Persian Gulf War. Their son, Sean, recently graduated from Loyola Marymount University.
Willams attended and graduated from the University of Nebraska at Omaha where she received her bachelor’s degree and commenced her professional life working in radio and television at a magnet high school. Her goal was to write and produce and never intended to be in front of the camera.
Colleen Williams Salary
She has an estimated salary ranging from $70,000 – $125,000.
Colleen Williams Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which she earned from his broadcasting career.
Social media Platforms
She is very active on social media platforms and has over 3.3k followers on Twitter, 1.9kfollowers on Instagram, and over 4k followers on Facebook.