Carley Shimkus Age, Married, Husband, Parents, Measurements

By Staff Writer | Published On: 21 Jun, 2018
Carley Shimkus Age, Married, Husband, Parents, Measurements

Quick Information

Date of Birth November 07, 1986 Age 34 Years 7 Month(s)
Nationality American Profession Reporter
Marital Status Married Husband/Spouse Peter Buchignani (m. 2015)
Divorced/Engaged Not Yet Gay/Lesbain No
Ethnicity Multiracial Net Worth Not Disclosed
Social Media Facebook, Twitter, Instagram Children/Kids Not Yet
Height 5 Feet 10 Inches (178 cm) Education Quinnipiac University
Siblings Margot (Sister) Parents Zulma M. Shimkus (Mother) and Edward Shimkus (Father)

Carley Shimkus is best known for reporting 24/7 Headlines for FOX News Channel. She also served as the reporter of the morning news show FOX & Friends First, FOX & Friends, Mediabuzz and additional FNC programming.

Besides her professional career, the news reporter is enjoying her romantic married life with a successful businessman. The chemistry of two looks absolutely picture-perfect in her social media account.



Carley's Blissful Married Life With Husband

Carley got married to her husband Peter Buchignani in August 2015 in her home state of New Jersey. Peter Buhignani is a businessman who sells securitized products in Chicago. She shared her wedding news through Fox News channel.

Carley met her husband Peter on her 23rd birthday, and they eventually started dating each other.

The two are the diehard fans of the Michigan football fans, and even the Michigan fight song was the existed song on their wedding day.

Recently, on 7 May 2018, she has shared a picture of two where both the couples had a great time together in Chicago River valley via Instagram.

Carley Shimkus and Peter Buchignani picture posted during marriage anniversary on 7 May 2018 (Photo: Carley Shimkus's Instagram)

Carley and her husband Peter are savoring almost three years of their married life and are still enjoying their togetherness. Back on 9 August 2017, Carley shared the picture of two wishing her husband on their 2nd marriage anniversary in which she captioned, 'two years as Mr. & Mrs. Thank you for filling my life with so much happiness'.

Bio, Professional Career, Family Life, Measurements

Carley Shimkus was born on 7 November 1986 in Long Valley, New Jersey. Currently, she is of 31 years of age as per wiki.

She was born to parents Zulma M. Shimkus and Edward Shimkus. They both met each other in 1982 on an airplane. Her mother was a flight attendant for United Airlines while her father was a passenger on the same flight.

She is not only the child of his family, but she has one sister named Margot, who is a very talented artist and an art teacher.

As a teenager with a good height of 5 feet 10 inches tall, Carley decided to give modeling a try when she was in high school. But later on, she soon discovered that modeling was not meant for her.

Carley attended Quinnipiac University and graduated with a degree of Bachelor of Arts having majored in Broadcast Journalism. During her junior year, she had interned at the Fox office in Washington D.C.

Once done, she started working as a news correspondent in 2009 and became an Associate Producer at Fox Business Network in 2012. She also worked as associate producer on Imus in the Morning, and also handled the show’s website “”

“CookingWithFamily” on FOX featured the Shimkus family where they prepared Carley’s favorite apple cake recipe belonging to her grandmother.

Being a Fox News reporter Carley earned a huge sum of income from her career. According to, the average salary of a new reporter at Fox News Channel ranges from $50,915 at the 25th percentile to $61,364 at the 75th percentile, with top earners (the top 10%) earning more than $66,741. Moreover, the exact details of her net worth have not revealed yet.