Toni Yates Biography
|Date of Birth:||1963|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 Feet 9 Inch|
|Birth Name||Toni Yates|
|Birth Place/City||Jacksonville, Florida|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Married to||Arthur Fennell|
|Children||Gabriel Wendell Harvey, Alexis Naomi Fennell, Sarah Austyn Fennell|
|TV Show||Eyewitness News|
Toni Yates, an American news reporter, and anchor, who currently works for Eyewitness News WABC-TV as their New Jersey reporter. She was a news anchor and reporter at WPHL-TV WB17. Starting her career in the field of media working as a reporter at WTOC, Yates later held several high positions at numerous networks like WABC-TV as well as the Opening Reception of The Philadelphia Black Gay Pride's 5th Annual.
Early Life And Education Of Toni Yates
Toni Yates was born in 1963, Jacksonville, Florida, in a middle-class family. Yates was raised in her hometown Jacksonville, Florida, the along with her siblings. According to her ethnicity, she is Afro-American. And Toni’s nationality is American.
Toni Yates attended Bishop Kenny High School and she graduated from the same college. Later, she joined Florida State University and graduated with a major in Communications.
Toni Yates' Professional Career
In the early days of her career, Toni Yates worked as a reporter at WTOC in Savannah, Georgia. Later she worked as weekend co-anchor with WSAV.
Yates also worked for WTLV as a reporter and during her work there she returned twice to the hometown. Toni also served as a co-anchor for WJXT. During her placement in Norfolk, Virginia she had two jobs, one was delivering morning news and other was Communications Director for the March Of Dimes.
Later Toni got an opportunity to work as General Assignment reporter job at WGAL which was located in Lancaster, Pennsylvania and worked there for about several years. Toni later joined at WB 17 in Philadelphia and after few years there she returned to WABC, where she was promoted to the weekend anchor-medical reporter to weekday anchor.
Currently, Toni is regularly featured on WABC TV as a co-anchor for Eyewitness News Saturday along with Michelle Charlesworth or Phil Lipof. Toni’s first work on WABC TV was on Tropical Storm Beryl. Yates has also been featured as host an Opening Reception of The Philadelphia Black Gay Pride's 5th Annual.
Toni Yates's Net Worth And Salary
Toni Yates has collected a large amount of net worth from her journalism career. Her net worth as per some sources is believed to be over $1 million. She currently serves for WABC-TV where her annual salary is over $56.7K.
Toni Yates' Personal Life And Relationship
Toni Yates is a smart charming lady and her current relational status is single. Yates has three children from her previous marriage. She previously married to Arthur Fennell, an award-winning journalist. However, the ex-couple has not revealed how long their marriage went.
Yates had an affair with broadcast journalist Arthur Fennell and later they married. Yates has three children with her husband Fennell, namely Sarah Austyn Fennell, Gabriel Wendell Harvey, and Alexis Naomi Fennell.
Besides her journalism career, she has also involved with the Girl Scouts. And she has also been a member the National Association of Black Journalists. Toni currently lives in New Jersey, United States. Toni has also been featured in several other television show and magazines. Yates has also been one of the popular TV journalists with her bold voice and perfect body language.
Yates is also quite active on social media like Instagram with thousands of followers.
Toni Yates' Body Measurement
- Toni Yates; height: she stands at the height of 5ft 9 inch (1.75 m).
- Body Measurement: 37-26-36 inches
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
- Eye Color: Blue