Prior to WEA and WYDOT, Coleen was a tv-news photojournalist for an ABC affiliate in Southern Illinois, and a CBS affiliate in Harrisburg, PA. There, Coleen covered some huge events like Hurricanes Katrina and Isabel, President Reagan’s funeral, and the opening day of the Statue of Liberty after 9/11.
Coleen is a Cheyenne East High 1997 grad, and went to Laramie County Community College for two years, before attending Colorado State University and graduating in 2001 with a BA in Broadcasting.
Coleen came from an Air Force family, so she’s lived at the Mountain Home AFB in Idaho, then Butte, Montana, as well as Elmendorf AFB in Anchorage, Alaska.
Coleen and her husband, Sergio Gonzalez, have four dogs Benson, Briscoe, Pickles and Peeter.