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WXIA Reporter Shiba Russell: What Is Her Age & Who Is Husband? A Bio

Date: 14 Jan, 2019

WXIA Reporter Shiba Russell: What Is Her Age & Who Is Husband? A Bio

Shiba Russell is an Emmy-award winning journalist who co-anchor for the show Morning Rush, which airs from 5 am to 7 am on 11Alive in Atlanta, Georgia. She was the co-anchor at NBC 4 New York's 5 p.m. and 11 p.m. newscasts from Newtown.

Shiba has also anchored from the scene of the Sandy Hook school massacre and reported live on-site of the devastating EF5 tornado in Moore, Oklahoma. Further, she anchored extended coverage of the killing of Osama bin Laden; the East Coast earthquake and the destruction, and the on-going recovery of Hurricanes Irene and Sandy as well.

She is the guest speaker for some high-profile events that include The New York Urban League’s Annual Frederick Douglass Award Dinner, the Harlem Educational Activities Fund’s (HEAF) National College Decision Day.

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Shiba Russell Bio Includes Age

Shiba celebrates her birthday on every 1st of August and is 43 years old. She stands tall at the height of 5ft 1inch. She has two brothers and two sisters whose identity is still not disclosed yet. Moreover, any further information regarding her family, her place of birth, and ethnicity is still a mystery.

As for her education, Shiba attended Northwestern graduate school and majored in communications at College of New Rochelle. Later on, she earned a Master of Science degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.

Who Is The Husband Of Shiba Russell?

Shiba has already experienced motherhood as she is a mother of a child, She gave birth to a beautiful baby daughter back in 2004.

As in now, she is responsibly handling her career and her motherhood. Her daughter started her high school studies in 2018. 

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Like Mother, Like Daughter: Shiba posing along with her daughter before her first day at high school. (Picture: Shiba's Instagram)

But when it comes down to details regarding her husband or her wedding, it still remains under the rock. She has never addressed any details on her possible husband anywhere nor has she talked about her wedding.

Find Out The Salary Of Shiba Russell

Talking about her career, she started off as a journalist, working for NBC 4 in New York. She worked there for 5 p.m. and 11 p.m. newscasts, and during her timespan on NBC 4, she won Edward R. Murrow award. Later on, she joined WNBC-TV in 2011 from WCVB-TV, the ABC station in Boston where she was a weekend morning anchor/weekday reporter.

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Russell is also a seven-time New York Emmy award winner, winning the title for the following categories such as Children’s Programming: Nom Nom Bags; Evening Newscast: Under 35 Minutes: Terror in Boston; Breaking New Story: Hurricane Sandy; Evening Newscast: Under 35 Minutes: Empire State Shooting to name some.

Later on, she joined WXIA, and as in now, she works there as an anchor. When it comes to her salary, salaries at WXIA-TV / 11Alive can range from $60,069-$64,014. As her exact wage is yet to know publicly, so, we can assume she earns a fair amount of $62,333 as her salary.