Gwen Tolbart FOX 5, Bio, Age, Birthday, Family, Husband, Hair, Height, Salary and Net Worth

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Gwen Tolbart Biography

Gwen Tolbart is a Canadian-American Emmy award-winning journalist and meteorologist currently serving as a weather anchor and feature reporter at WTTG FOX 5 since August 2002. Before joining FOX 5, she served as a Weather Anchor, Feature Reporter and Host at KTVT CBS-11 in Dallas, Texas.


Gwen Tolbart Education

Gwen holds a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Montreal’s Concordia University and is a Social Science graduate of Dawson College.

Gwen Tolbart Age and Birthday

How old is Gwen? She is around 52 years old as of 2023. She was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. However, information regarding when she was born and celebrates her birthday is currently under review. RELATED: Jeff Wittek

Gwen Tolbart Nationality and Ethnicity

Gwen holds dual nationality and citizenship of Canada by birth and America by registration. She was born and raised in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. She belongs to the Black-Canadiana-American ethnicity/heritage/ancestry.

Gwen Tolbart Height

How tall is Tolbart? She stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m) and maintains a body weight of 58 kg.

Gwen Tolbart Family

Gwen was born and raised in a third generation in Montreal, Quebec, Canada by her parents. Though, information regarding her family members including her father, mother and siblings is currently under review. Her family currently lives in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Gwen Tolbart Husband

Is Gwen married? Gwen seems to be living a single life. She is confidential when it comes to matters concerning her personal life. We will update her dating life and marital status once confirmed publicly. RELATED: Violet McGraw


Gwen Tolbart Hair

Gwen has short black hair but she frequently likes wearing wigs of different colors including long black wigs and short dark brown wigs. More information regarding her hair is currently under review.

Gwen Tolbart Salary

Gwen serving as a weather anchor and feature reporter at WTTG FOX 5 earns an estimated annual salary of $89,600.

Gwen Tolbart Net Worth

Gwen Tolbart is a Canadian-American Emmy award-winning journalist and meteorologist with an estimated net worth of $1 million.

Gwen Tolbart FOX 5

Gwen’s journey in the world of media and community service began with her role as a Host/Producer on the “Black Is” news magazine program at Black Community Communications Media. She also made valuable contributions to the radio show “Black Speaks.” RELATED: Clytie Lane

Subsequently, Gwen’s career took her to Canada’s “Weather Network,” where she served as a Weather and News Anchor. She then joined CTV’s Montreal CFCF-12 as a Weather Anchor and Reporter, working on the consumer advocacy program “Fighting Back” and hosting the internationally syndicated and award-winning travel show “Travel, Travel.”

In 1997, Gwen relocated to KTVT CBS-11 in Dallas, Texas, where she assumed multiple roles, including Weather Anchor, Feature Reporter, and Host of the live audience talk show “Positively Texas.” Her impressive accomplishments during this time included earning a Weather Team Emmy, five National Association of Black Journalists Broadcasting Awards, and the “2000 Media Person Of the Year” award.

In 2002, Gwen made her mark in the Nation’s Capital as a Weather Anchor and Reporter at WTTG FOX 5 DC. Throughout her tenure, she garnered five Emmy nominations and three Associated Press awards.

Gwen’s dedication to her community is evident through her involvement in various causes. In Montreal, she established the “Positive Images” mentoring program for inner-city adolescent girls, organizing memorable encounters like the one with Coretta Scott King. In Dallas, she tutored elementary school children, and organized mentor programs, and workshops for at-risk girls and single teen moms, earning her the prestigious National Association of Black Journalists’ “National Community Service Award.” RELATED: Tricia Whitaker

Her contributions did not go unnoticed, with Gwen receiving numerous awards and honors, including recognition by the Nova Scotia House of Assembly – Government of Canada in 2002. In Washington, D.C., she served on the Board of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and was a dedicated member of “Our House,” a residential program for at-risk adolescent males.

Over the years, Gwen received multiple awards for her commitment to community service, including the “2004 Voices Against Violence Award,” “2005 Woman Of the Year” from D.C.’s Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., and the “2009 New Endeavors By Women Volunteer Award.” She was also named one of the “2014 Top 100 Women In the State of Maryland” and received the “Champion Of the Year Award” from Comfort Cases in 2018.

Gwen is not only a media professional but also an entrepreneur, operating her own professional speaking business, “Tolbart Talks.” She excels as a Motivational and Keynote Speaker, Emcee, Seminar leader, and Speaking Coach.

Her expertise and contributions in the field of public speaking led to her membership in the National Speaker’s Association (NSA) and her role as a former Board Member of the D.C. NSA Chapter. Notably, Gwen was the First Runner-Up in the “NSA USA National Keynote Speaking Competition.”

In 2016, Gwen received a distinguished recognition that truly exemplifies her dedication to community service a “Lifetime Achievement Award for Community Service” from President Obama. She continues to be a source of inspiration and empowerment for those she encounters, leaving a lasting impact through her remarkable journey.