From Jersey girl to southerner at heart, Colby is thrilled to make the Palmetto State her home.
As a curious child who couldn't let anything go, it's no surprise to her family that Colby fell in love with journalism and reporting as she got older.
Quickly after beginning classes at Rowan University, a small college in New Jersey, Colby enrolled to earn degrees in both Journalism and Radio/Television/Film. It was there that she was given opportunities to intern at NBC10 Philadelphia and NBC40 near the Jersey shore (the real one, if you ask those from South Jersey!)
Colby began her career as a reporter in Southwest Georgia, covering topics ranging from crime and education to local politics. Colby then joined the News19 team in January of 2014 and is thrilled to be part of the team.
When she's not at work, she enjoys visiting family, playing with her beloved pug, Kingsley, curling up with a good book, going to the beach and working out. Oh, and cheering on her favorite Philadelphia teams!
Feel free to say hello to Colby on her Facebook Page, Twitter (@ColbyKGallagher) or email her a story idea!