Ashley Michels is a talented American journalist. She was born and raised in Carol Stream, Illinois, approximately 30 miles west of Chicago. She presently holds the position of anchor at FOX 31. In April 2014, she became a reporter for FOX31 Denver and Channel 2 News.
So, age is not available at the moment but will be updated when made public.
Ashley Michels Education
Michels graduated from Northern Illinois University, where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism, English, and international politics. Additionally, she completed her Master’s degree in political affairs reporting from the University of Illinois Springfield.
Ashley Michels Family, husband, and children
Michels is a native of the United States, having been born and raised there. However, details about her family members have not been disclosed. Michels recently became engaged to her longtime partner, Rico Romero. However, specific details about her fiance or the date of their wedding have not been disclosed. Again, she has not made public details concerning children.
Ashley Michels Career
So, she began her broadcasting career as a political reporter for WCIA-TV in Springfield, Illinois. However, from a young age, Michels had a strong desire to move to Colorado, even though she had never been there before. Her first visit to the state was in 2012 when she was sent to Littleton, CO to cover the report to the prison of Illinois’ former Governor Rod Blagojevich. It was during this assignment that Michels developed a deep affection for Denver and decided it would be her next destination.
Interestingly, Michels credits the game show “Wheel of Fortune” for sparking her interest in broadcast television. As a pioneer, she participated as a contestant on the show, and a producer encouraged her to pursue a career in TV. She got inspired by this advice and pursued her studies. She took a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism, English, and international politics from Northern Illinois University. Also, she furthered her education and got a Master’s degree in political affairs reporting from the University of Illinois Springfield.
In her leisure time, she is passionate about traveling. She has lived in Australia, Ireland, and Peru, and her family resides in Nova Scotia, Canada. Her travel aspirations include visiting Iceland, South Africa, and Central America.
She has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and a net worth of $1 Million -$5 million.