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Trace Gallagher

Trace Gallagher Biography

Trace Gallagher is an American journalist and television news anchor for Fox News Channel.  He serves as a Los Angeles-based correspondent and anchors breaking news coverage for FOX News Channel’s (FNC) daytime news programs.

Gallagher previously worked at WCPX (now WKMG) in Orlando, Florida, KYEL (now KSWT) in Arizona, KVBC (now KSNV) in Las Vegas, Nevada, and KTVB in Boise, Idaho.

Trace Gallagher Age

Tracy G. Gallagher is 59 years old as of 2020 having been born on September 10, 1961, in San Diego, California, U.S. He shares his birthday with other well-known people such as Jack Gilinsky, Katie Betzing, PaintingRainbows, Bryant Eslava, Emma Kittiesmama, Jose Feliciano, Joe Perry, among others.

Trace Gallagher Family

He grew up in the ski resort of Mammoth Lakes, California. Trace’s secretive nature has shown up in his personal life. He has managed to keep his family background very private. In case there is news regarding his parents and siblings, we shall update it here as soon as possible.

Trace Gallagher Education

Trace was the quarterback for the Mammoth Huskie football team before he graduated from high school in 1979. He was graduated from the University of San Diego where he majored in business and also played quarterback for the Torrero football team.

Trace Gallagher Wife

Trace is married to the love of his life Tracy Holmes Gallagher. The couple has two daughters, Lila and Evy.

Trace Gallagher Height

Gallagher’s height is not yet disclosed.

 Trace Gallagher Salary

Gallagher receives an annual salary of $200 thousand. His salary is said to increase annually.

Trace Gallagher Net Worth

Gallagher has an estimated net worth of over $1.5 million.

Trace Gallagher Fox News

Trace joined the FOX News Channel network in 1996 as a correspondent based in San Francisco. He has also worked in the Fox’s Chicago and New York City bureaus.

Based in Los Angeles, Trace was co-anchor with Martha MacCallum of The Live Desk, a general assignment correspondent, and also a substitute anchor for Studio B and Fox Report. During his time at Fox, he has reported on the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster and also 2004 Southeast Asian tsunami. The Live Desk was replaced with America Live with Megyn Kelly on February 1, 2010.

He has reported on the shooting on Capitol Hill, the Washington Navy Yard shooting, the sexual harassment charges against former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, the George Zimmerman murder trial, and also the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s first child, His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge. Additionally, Trace provided breaking news coverage of the deadly crash of Asiana flight 214 at San Francisco Airport (SFO), the Boston Marathon bombing and the shootings at Newtown Elementary School and also at a movie theatre in Aurora, CO in 2012.

Trace Gallagher Shepard Smith

Fox News Shepard Smith stunned the broadcast news world on October 11, 2019, in announcing the decision to part ways with Fox, where he’d been since it launched. He addressed his departure at the end of his show.

“It was a tough day for a lot of people here,” said Wallace, a former producer for Smith. “The thing about this place, there is a camaraderie, an ‘us against the world’ mentality,” he added. “These are more like familial bonds as opposed to just passing, transactional relationships. That’s why it hit so hard with a lot of people.”

Fox News president and executive editor Jay Wallace said in an interview with Variety that several news anchors will take over Shepard Smith’s 3 p.m. Fox News slot. Gallagher will be the first to appear in Smith’s place.

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