- Short Bio
- Education and early career
- Net worth and Salary
- Personal Life
- Body Measurement
- Wiki and Facts
- Social Media
Deborah Roberts is an American broadcast journalist who is employed by the ABC News. She works as a correspondent on the network's various shows including Good Morning America, Nightline, and World News Tonight. Deborah Roberts is of American nationality and belongs to the African-American ethnicity.
Deborah Roberts was born on 20 September 1960, in Perry, Georgia. Her birth name is Deborah Ann Roberts. Her father's name is Benjamin Roberts and her mother's name is Ruth Roberts.
Education and early career
After completing high school, Deborah Roberts enrolled at the Henry W. Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Georgia. She earned her Bachelor of journalism degree from the university in 1982.
Deborah Roberts age was 22 years when she began her professional career at WTVM located in Columbus, Georgia. She then joined WBIR television located in Knoxville, Tennessee. In 1987, she was hired by WFTV located in Orlando, Florida, as a reporter and anchor. According to Deborah Roberts wiki page, she then moved on to work at NBC News in 1990 as a general assignment reporter. There she worked on the show, Dateline NBC as a correspondent and on the NBC News newsmagazine program. She left NBC News in 1995 and then joined ABC News as a correspondent. She has worked as a correspondent for the show, 20/20 and anchored the show, World News Tonight Weekend on the network. Working at ABC News helped to raise Deborah Roberts net worth and her prominence as a journalist. She has also worked on various other shows on the network including Primetime, The Katie Couric Show, Good Morning America, The View, and Nightline. She has also served as a host of the show, Lifetime Live on the television channel, Lifetime Television. Deborah Roberts husband and she co-wrote and published a book titled, Been There, Done That: Family Wisdom for Modern Times.
Net worth and Salary
Deborah Roberts salary is known to be huge. She has amassed a huge wealth from her successful career as a television journalist. Deborah Roberts salary in a year is estimated to be around $800 thousand. The success of her book has also contributed towards her bank balance. AS of recent, various sources have estimated Deborah Roberts net worth to be around $5 million.
Deborah Roberts married her husband AL Roker in September 1995. The couple first met when she joined NBC News in 1990. He is a weather forecaster and an author. Deborah Roberts married life has been blessed with two children. They are named Leila and Nicholas Albert. Deborah Roberts husband has a daughter from his previous marriage named Courtney.
Deborah Roberts height is not known but it is assumed to be over 5 feet 8 inches. She has a dark black colored and the color of her eyes is black as well. Deborah Roberts age is currently 57 years.
Wiki and Facts
According to Deborah Roberts wiki page, she was honored with the University of Georgia Distinguished Alumnus Award in 1992. She is also a recipient of a Clarion Award and has been nominated for various Emmy Awards over the years. She won an Emmy Award for her report on an Ethiopian-American woman's journey to Africa.
Deborah Roberts height of recognition can be known by looking at the number of followers on her social media accounts. Her Twitter account has more than 17 thousand followers and she has more than 24 thousand followers on Instagram. She is also active on Facebook. Deborah Roberts bio can also be found on various other social media sites including Wikipedia, Twitter, and Instagram.