Colton Shone Bio, Wiki
Colton Shone is an American Anchor/ Reporter working for Arizona’s Family serving the station as an anchor reporter. He has been working with this station since August 2022.
Colton Shone Age
Shone manages to keep information regarding his dates of birth away from the limelight. An update of his age will be done once he has made the information public. However, judging from his appearance, he might be in his 30s.
Colton Shone Height/Measurements
Shone stands at the height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Colton Shone Education
Shone joined and graduated from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication in the year 2011. Moreover, Colton holds a bachelor’s degree in broadcasting and a master’s degree in mass communication.
Colton Shone Career
Shone works at Arizona’s Family where he serves as an anchor and reporter. Additionally, he also co-anchors Good Morning Arizona with Tess Rafols from 4:30 a.m. to 6 a.m. on weekdays. In addition to that, Colton reports out in the community and covers live segments throughout the rest of the morning show. Prior to joining Arizona’s Family, he served as a morning News anchor and an investigative reporter from November 2015 to July 2022 at KOB 4. While at the station, Shone co-anchored the number one morning show for nearly seven years.
His coverage of the Navajo Nation’s fight against COVID-19 garnered him three Emmy Awards. It culminated in a 30-minute documentary called The People vs. The Pandemic. A member of the Navajo Nation, Colton is passionate about covering issues impacting Indian County. He has reported extensively on the Missing and Murdered Indigenous People crisis as well as culture and language revitalization efforts. Before that, he worked at Tucson News Now serving as an anchor/reporter for two years. While there he anchored the 5:30 pm/10 pm weekend newscasts for KOLD News 13 (CBS); also the hour-long 9 p.m. newscast on FOX 11.
Previously, Colton served as a reporter at KPHO from October 2010 to October 2013. In addition, Shone has also worked in Phoenix for Navajo Times as a Freelance Reporter from January 2009 to December 2012. There, he reported on Navajo- Centric stories in the Phoenix area. In addition, from July 2010 to September 2011, he worked as a Special Projects Reporter for Eight, Arizona PBS. Moreover, he began his broadcast journalism career in 2009 working for ABC Radio as a Stringer. While there, Colton reported national stories in the Phoenix metropolitan area for the national news outlet. In addition to that, he aired during top and bottom ABC Radio Newscasts and covered various stories filled with ABC News Call. During his free time, he loves exploring kid-friendly things, hiking, and checking out new restaurants.
Colton Shone’s Net Worth
In Shone’s career as an anchor/reporter, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.
How Much Does Colton Shone Earn?
He receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.
Colton Shone’s Parents and Siblings
Shone was born to caring and supportive parents and raised in Phoenix, United States. His mother Regina Yazzie, is from Lukachukai, Arizona while his late dad, Louis Shone, was from Piñon, Arizona. Additionally, Colton has a stunning sister named Autumn Shone.
Colton Shone Spouse
Shone is married to Aubree Colton. The adorable couple exchanged their wedding vows on November 11, 2011. Colton and his lovely family are now residing in New Mexico.
Colton Shone Kids
Shone is a proud father to a good-looking baby boy named Hunt Colton who was born on 11th January 2020.
Colton Shone Arizona’s Family
Shone works at Arizona’s Family where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;
- Jaime Cerreta
- Whitney Clark
- Nicole Crites
- Kylee Cruz
- Amy Cutler
- Jared Dillingham
- Olivia Fierro
- Yetta Gibson
- Emma Lockhart
- Gina Maravilla
Colton Shone Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
He is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 2k followers, around 23k followers on his Facebook page, and about 4k followers on his Instagram account.