Who is Rick Folbaum?
Rick Folbaum is an American broadcast journalist. He works at CBS46 as an anchor for CBS46 News at 4, 5, 6 & 11pm and CBS46 News at 9pm on Peachtree TV. Prior to serving in this role, he worked as a freelancer for CNN International and served as a news anchor and correspondent for Fox News Channel.
Rick Folbaum Age
Folbaum is 52 years old as of 2021. He was born on August 5, 1969 in the United States.
Rick Folbaum Education
Folbaum graduated in 1991 with a Bachelor of Science in Broadcast Journalism from Syracuse University’s S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications.
Rick Folbaum Nationality
Folbaum holds the American nationality and he is from a mixed ethnic background.
Rick Folbaum Wife
Folbaum is married to Kelcey Folbaum. It is not known when the couple married but they have been together for a long time. In their marriage, Rick and his wife are blessed with five children together namely; Dylan, Summer, Chase, Harlowe, and Cash.
Rick Folbaum Salary
Folbaum earns an average annual salary of $72,894. He works at CBS46 as an anchor for CBS46 News and Peachtree TV.
Rick Folbaum Net worth
Folbaum has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million. he has generated his wealth from his career as a journalist.
Rick Folbaum CBS 46
Rick joined CBS46 after working as a CNN International anchor. Prior to that, he worked for CBS O+O WFOR TV in Miami for five years as the main anchor. There, Rick anchored hours of live broadcast of the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida in 2018, chatting in real time with a student who was trying to flee the attacker.
He began his career as a news reporter for WOR AM in New York City, where he covered the 1993 first World Trade Center attack, and WTXF TV in Philadelphia. In 1994, he received an AP award for his coverage of a large fire on Storm King Mountain while working at KSPN FM Radio in Aspen, Colorado.
Folbaum joined FOX at its inception in 1996 as one of the first anchors for the channel. From 1998 to 2000, he worked as a foreign journalist in London, spending nearly two years covering Europe and the Middle East. He covered the NATO-led war in Kosovo and border-to-border rocket assaults on Israel in great detail.
Folbaum served three years as an anchor at FOX 5 WNYW in New York while he was employed by FOX. He received an Emmy there in 2008 for his coverage of the Lower Manhattan 9/11 Memorial Ceremony. He covered the 2008 Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minnesota.
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Where is Rick Now?
Ruick is currently at CBS46 where he anchors CBS46 News at 4, 5, 6 & 11pm and CBS46 News at 9pm on Peachtree TV.
Which College Did Rick Attend?
Rick attended the Syracuse University’s S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications.