Gretchen Carlson Bio, Age, Height, Family, Husband, Net Worth, Salary, Fox News
Gretchen Carlson Biography
This is what you need to know about, Gretchen Carlson, an American news journalist, an author, and also a former television commentator. She is also famous for being included in ‘Time Magazine 2017’ as the 100 Most Influential People In The World.
Gretchen Carlson Age
How old is Gretchen? Carlson on June 21, 1966, in Anoka, Minnesota, the United States.
Gretchen Carlson Height
- 160 cm.
Carlson stands at a height of 5 feet 3 inches.
Gretchen Carlson Family
Carlson’s parents are Karen Barbara (Hyllengren) and Lee Roy Carlson. Her father, Lee Carlson is of Swedish descent. She also has an older sister, Kris Carlson Germain as born on January 17, 1964, and also two brothers.
Gretchen Carlson Husband
Carlson got married to Casey Close on October 4, 1997. Casey Close is a sports agent and they are parents to two children. A daughter Kaia Close and son Christian Close.
Gretchen Carlson Salary
Her annual salary is estimated to be $1.5 million.
Gretchen Carlson Net Worth
Carlson has an estimated net worth of $ 16 million. She credits her income which is mainly attributed to her successful career as a news journalist.
Gretchen Carlson Education
Carlson graduated from Stanford University, where she studied organizational behavior. Carlson spent a study-abroad year at Oxford University, studying the works of Virginia Woolf, and was later named to the inaugural class of the Anoka High School Hall of Fame back in 2011.
Gretchen Carlson Fox News
She also moved to the Fox News television channel and became the co-host of the morning show titled ‘Fox & Friends’ alongside Steve Doocy and Brian Kilmeade. She also announced her departure from ‘Fox & Friends’ in 2013. Soon after leaving, she launched a new program named ‘The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson’.
She worked for Fox News Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes claiming sexual harassment on July 6, 2016. Moreover, dozens of other women also came to accuse Roger Ailes of harassment. Because of the pressure, Ailes resigned. In September 2016, Carlson and 21st Century Fox finally settled the lawsuit for $ 20 million.
Gretchen Carlson Books
- Getting Real (16 June 2016)