Len Besthoff Bio, Wiki
Len Besthoff is an American reporter working for NBC Connecticut where he serves the station as the Chief Investigative Reporter. He joined the NBC Connecticut Investigates team in October 2013.
Len Besthoff Age
Besthoff was born in New York City, United States. However, Len 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 40s.
Len Besthoff Height / Measurements
Besthoff stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Len Besthoff Education
After attending and completing his high school education, Len attended Wesleyan University in Middletown where he graduated with a major in Economics.
Len Besthoff Career
Besthoff is the Chief Investigative Reporter for NBC Connecticut. Since he joined the station he has brought some changes and broken several stories with statewide impact including the state’s new “Next Generation 911” system, glitches with Connecticut’s DMV software, and patient abuse at Connecticut’s maximum security psychiatric hospital.
Len has also been able to expose the wrongdoings of elected officials and held public utilities accountable for their treatment of ratepayers. Besthoff concentrates on stories using records, whistleblowers, and data to reveal corruption, wrongdoing, and waste.
Besthoff advocates for protecting and improving the state’s Freedom of Information statutes. He also is on the board of the Connecticut Foundation for Open Government (CFOG).
Prior to moving to NBC, Len worked in Hartford for 11 years, at WFSB-TV. He was part of the station’s investigative unit, breaking numerous big stories, and receiving several awards for his efforts. For 25 years Besthoff has covered major news stories in New England and on the East Coast including 9/11, numerous snowstorms, and hurricanes. The major stories in Connecticut include the arrest of Hartford’s mayor, the violence in Newtown, and Hartford Distributors in Manchester.
Previously Besthoff worked for WRAL-TV in Raleigh, North Carolina, WDBJ-TV in Roanoke, Virginia, News12 Connecticut in Norwalk, and TV-34 News in Wall Township, New Jersey. During his free time, Len works out in his yard, playing soccer or running. Besthoff together with his wife supports a number of community events. Len is also the celebrity host of the annual Children’s Associated Theatre of Manchester (CAST) Golf Tournament, and the annual CT Law Enforcement Memorial Run (CTLEOMR).
Len Besthoff NBC Connecticut
Besthoff works with NBC Connecticut where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;
- Darren Sweeney
- Josh Cingranelli
- Leslie Mayes
- Kevin Nathan
- Bob Maxon
- Ted Koppy
- Heidi Voight
- Ryan Hanrahan
- Mike Hydeck
- Keisha Grant
Len Besthoff Net Worth
In Len’s career as a Chief Investigative Reporter, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.
How Much Does Len Besthoff Earn?
Besthoff receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.
Len Besthoff Parents and Siblings
Besthoff was born in New York City and raised in northern New Jersey. However, Len manages to keep information regarding his parents and whether or not he has any siblings away from the limelight. An update of his family information will be done when available.
Len Besthoff Spouse
Besthoff is happily married to his loving wife. The duo supports a number of community events together. However, Len manages to keep information regarding his marriage private. An update on his wife will be done when available.
Len Besthoff Kids
Besthoff manages to keep information regarding whether he has any children away from the public. However, an update regarding his children will be done once available.
Len Besthoff Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
Besthoff is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 5,163 followers, around 4.9 K followers on his Facebook page, and about 1,780 followers on his Instagram account.