Glenn Beck’s Wife Tania Colonna Helped Him Become Sober

December 28, 2023   | March 22, 2024  | 

    Tania Colonna is the second wife of Glenn Lee Beck, the famous radio host, political commentator, entrepreneur, and TV producer. Tania met Glenn when he had recently overcome his addiction. It was after meeting Tania that Glenn decided to pursue a career as a radio host.

    For this reason, Glenn always talks highly of his wife’s contribution to his successful career. Moreover, Tania has a big heart as she wholeheartedly welcomed Glenn’s daughters from his previous marriage.

    Let’s talk more about his wonderful lady.

    Key Takeaways

    • Tania was a huge fan of Glenn prior to meeting him.
    • Tania married Glenn in 2000, after dating for a few years.
    • The long-term pair doesn’t share any biological kids.
    • She lost her brother whom she considered her rock.

    How did Tania Colonna Meet Glenn?

    The duo met for the first time in 1998, near New Haven Radio Station, where Glenn was working. Their initial encounter was in the parking lot where Tania noticed Glenn as she heard his voice from a distance. No doubt, Beck was already famous by then. In their first meeting, Tania greeted Glenn as his biggest fan.

    Their second meeting took place once more in the New Haven Station where Tania had come to receive her reward that she won in a contest. They eventually became friends, fell in love, and decided to spend life with each other.

    Tania has been Married for Two Decades Now

    Tania and Glenn tied the knot in an intimate ceremony in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on January 8, 2000. The couple dated for a while before exchanging vows. Glenn’s past never bothered Tania.

    Tania and Glenn tied the knot in 2000.
    Tania and Glenn look adorable as bride and groom.

    Today, it has been two decades since the lovebirds fell in love and still they are fond of each other. She helped him become a better man by standing by his side when he was battling addiction.

    Tania’s Husband Glenn was Married Before

    Tania’s husband was previously married to a woman named Claire Ellen McCabe. The former spouse got married in 1983 and has two children together.

    However, due to Glenn’s addiction to alcohol and drugs, Claire filed for divorce. Eventually, the then-couple separated in 1994.

    Tania is a Mother to Four Children

    On September 22nd, 2004, Tania and Glenn adopted a baby boy, Raphe Beck, and coincidentally he was adopted on his birthday. He is 19 years old, as of 2024.

    Likewise, the couple was blessed with a beautiful daughter on April 30, 2006, whom they named Cheyenne Beck. As of [write_age], she is 18 years old. Over and above that, Tania also became the mother of two daughters Mary and Hannah from Glenn’s first marriage.

    Tania has only one biological daughter, Cheyenne Beck.
    Tania Colonna and her family pose for the picture as they celebrate Mary’s 30th birthday.

    Colonna Is a Grandmother

    Tania is relishing every small moment in her life. She became a grandmother for the first time in 2013 when her step-daughter, Hannah Beck gave birth to a beautiful baby girl with her husband Tim DiDonato. They named her Lorelai DiDonato. The little girl is dear to everyone in the family.

    Is Tania as Successful as Her Husband?

    Unlike Glenn, Tania is not involved in hosting, TV production, or businesses as such. However, she does work at her husband’s non-profit organization called Mercury One. She is one of the board of directors in the organization. The organization provides monetary aid to people in need throughout the world.

    Her net worth is estimated to be around $500K-$1 million in 2021/2022. While her husband has a net worth of around $150 million, Tania’s net worth in 2023 is approximately $900K.

    Why is Glenn famous?

    In addition to being the founder and CEO of Mercury Radio Arts, Glenn is also the proprietor and manager of The Blaze, his own radio and television network. Moreover, he is also known as a host from a well-known talk show on Premiere Radio Network, The Glenn Beck Radio Program. Beck has been hosting the program since 2006.

    Furthermore, Glenn is a writer who has penned 30 books, six of which have been named New York Times best sellers.

    Tania Colonna Lost her Brother, Who Was Her Rock

    On April 8, 2021, Tania’s husband Glenn took to his Instagram and expressed his grief on Tania’s brother, Vince’s death.


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    Vince was a soccer coach. We believe that he was suffering from some kind of mental illness and lost his life to suicide. Tania unfortunately lost her biggest defender.

    How was Tania Colonna’s life before Marrying Glenn?

    She was born to Vincent and Mary Ann Colonna in 1972 in New Haven, USA. She spent her childhood with her siblings in the neighborhoods of Connecticut.

    Tania's mother was the assistant of the director at Yale University
    Tania with her mother Mary Ann

    Her father, Vincent worked at an insurance service, while her mother, Mary, worked as an assistant to the director of Yale University. She completed schooling in her hometown.

    Quick Facts
    Full Name Tania Colonna
    Birth Place New Haven, Connecticut, America
    Birthday 1972
    Age 52 years
    Nationality American
    Ethnicity White
    Father Vincent Colonna
    Mother Mary Ann Colonna
    Siblings Late Vince Colonna
    Net Worth $900,000
    Eye Color Blue
    Hair Color Blonde
    Sexuality Straight
    Marital Status Married
    Spouse Glenn Lee Beck (m. 2000)
    Children Mary, Hannah, Raphe, and Cheyenne