Brian Roche,Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Wiki, Family, Education, Net Worth, Salary, WGAL News 8, Wife, Children

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Brian Roche Biography/Wikipedia

Brian Roche is an American anchor, producer, and broadcast journalist. He is currently working at WGAL News 8 as the co-anchors of News 8 at 5 p.m. each weekday. On the other hand, he also works as the  8 On Your Side of consumer and investigative reporter for News 8. In addition to that, With his passionate working skills, he was acknowledged y the Associated Press with the top honor for Enterprise Reporting in Pennsylvania. Therefore he did receive several Emmy nominations. 

Brian Roche Age

He was born in the year 1961 in Scranton Pennsylvania America. Roche is currently 62 years of age, unfortunately, the exact day and month that he was born are not available.

Brian Roche Height

His body measurement height stands at an average and moderate stature. However, his actual height measurement is estimated to be 5ft and 10 inches which is the same as  1.78 meters tall.

Brian Roche Weight

Roches body measurement weight also appears moderate by the look of his photos. Unfortunately, we don’t have the exact measurement of his weight but we will update you soon.

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He was born to loving and caring parents in Scranton Pennsylvania America. However, after doing our research about his family, we haven’t found more details about his parents’ names or whether he has other siblings.

Brian Roche Education

After graduating from high school with good grades he went on to join Marywood University in Scranton where he did earn his Bachelor of Arts in communications.

WGAL News 8/Career

Brian began his career while he was still in college, and during this time in college, he did work as an anchor and reporter for WARM 590 AM in the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre area. Still, on radio, Roche also did work as the weekend weather personality on WBRE-TV in Wilkes-Barre. Then after graduating from college he assume a full-time position with WBRE as a reporter and anchor where he did remain until 1995.

When he was working at WBRE, Roche did win numerous Associated Press Awards for Enterprise Reporting, Public Affairs, and also Spot News Coverage. However, in the year 1995, he did accept the position of anchor and managing editor at KGAN-TV in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Besides that, during the tragic shooting at Columbine High School in Colorado, Brian was the only local news anchor who traveled to the scene and reported. After that scene, he won an award from the Iowa Motion Picture Association for his work.

In addition to that Roche is a member of the Board of Directors for Tenfold Lancaster. He has also done work on the board of the Ronald McDonald House in Hershey. On the other hand, when Brian is not at work, he loves spending his time with his family.

Brian Roche’s Net Worth

Roche is an American anchor, producer, and broadcast journalist whose net worth as a journalist at WGAL News 8 is approximately $ 1 million to $ 3 million.


The annual salary that he receives per year as a passionate broadcast journalist who has worked and has an experience over 38 years is approximately  $ 89,434.

Brian Roche Wife/Spouse

He is a husband to a beautiful lady by the name of  Kim and she is his love of life. However, clearly don’t have the exact date on which the couple tied the knot.


Brian and his beautiful wife have four lovely children whose names they haven’t revealed to the public yet, but we will redo our research and update you soon.