Toni Yates, Hottest Mid-Age Anchor Married & Husband | Personal Details Now
- Date of Birth Nov 29, 1963
- Age 57 Years, 6 Months
- Nationality American
- Birth Place Jacksonville, Florida, United States
- Profession Reporter
- Career 1994-present
- Relationship Status Dating
- Ex-Husband Name Not Disclosed
- Divorce/Split Yes (Once)
- Boyfriend Name Not Disclosed
- Net Worth Not Disclosed
- Ethnicity/Race African-American
- College Florida State University
- Height/ How Tall? 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m)
- Weight N/A
- Hair Long
- Hair Color Light brown
- Eye Color Brown
- Lesbian No
- Son/s Gabriel Wendell Harvey, Alexis Naomi Fennell
- Daughter/s Sarah Austyn Fennell
Toni Yates can’t keep herself from bragging about her children but she has kept her lips sealed when it comes to mentioning their father and her husband. Despite her reluctance to delve in details, once in a blue moon mentions on social sites’ about a great guy has helped to create speculations about the man behind the hottest anchor in town.
The American native rose to fame as a prompt news reporter for WPHL-TV WB17 during her aspiring career phase. She currently works as a reporter and fill-in co-anchor for Eyewitness News WABC-TV based in New Jersey.
Career Height: Toni Yates flaunted her charm and anchoring skills in the studio of Eyewitness. (Published: 24 December 2017)
The veteran anchor is also a proud member of the National Association of Black Journalists and has been associated with the Girl Scouts for the most part of her career.
Toni Yates’ Unbelievable Motherlove At Age 55!
Toni was born in 1963 and she celebrates her birthday on 29 November. She was raised in her birthplace, Jacksonville, Florida, by her Seminole parents AI and Gwen Yates. She graduated from Bishop Kenny High School and later from Florida State University with a major in Communications.
An averaged height persona, she is part of a family whose parents have half a century-long married life behind them. And at 55 years of age, she is still in awe about how they raised the family despite the hardships they had to face.
She for sure has lots of tales to pass down to her own children about their grandparents' married life.
The expert reporter herself is setting up examples in terms of motherhood and parents five kids. She has brought into the world a total of three children--two daughters, Austyn and Alexis, and a son, Gabriel. She is also a mother to a daughter and a son; adopted perhaps as she has mentioned about not giving birth to them.
She is a proud mother whose children shall have plenty of stories about her to pass down the generations to come for ages.
Toni Yates’ Career Height; Thousands Salary On The Go
Yates has accumulated a rich experience in the reporting genre of journalism field over the years. Having started as a reporter at WTOC, she held onto the field displaying her pleasant persona of a TV anchor.
The experienced reporter worked with renowned networks including WSAV, WTLV, and WJXT until 1994. She went on to join WPHL-TV WB17 where she worked till 2005, finally landing on WABC-TV Eyewitness News in the following year.
The promising career at Eyewitness News has garnered her well with an average salary of $93,000 which allows her to relish a luxurious life in New Jersey with the family.
Is Toni Yates Married In 2018?
The news anchor is an enthusiastic mother who takes joy in parenting her children.
It takes tremendous efforts to raise a child, let along five children. Couple that fact with raising all of them as a single mother, all you have is respect for the mother. In that sense, Toni is a dying breed of a woman, who finds joy in the company of kids.
Once a married woman, who had three kids with her husband, she is reluctant to talk about her former partner. Why? Well, it could just be that she had a traumatic married life and just wants to get over it, or maybe she has already moved on from her ex-husband and is now enjoying the company of another man.
The latter seems to be true for the powerful African-American anchor as a man she labels 'Great Guy' has been seen spending time with the Yates' family of late.
Family: Toni Yates posted a picture in 2017 with her kids and a man whom she captioned 'great guy' (Photo: Toni Yates' Twitter)
Whether that be family celebrations with her kids or taking her kids to school, the 'great guy' can be seen mingling with them. Moreover, her kids even wished her a Mother's day in Instagram, where they posted a photo of her along with the 'great guy'.
The position she stands at with her ‘great guy’ is not clear. However, the chances are there that this guy could be the man she would love to turn into a husband. And as it seems, her kids already like him.