Who is Robert Burton?
Robert Burton is an American sportscaster and broadcast journalist at ABC7. He started working for the station in October 2014 as a sports anchor and began co-hosting Good Morning Washington in 2020. Keep scrolling so you can learn more about his personal life and career in the media industry.
Robert Burton Age
Burton is 36 years old as of 2021. He was born on December 7, 1986, in Chicago, Illinois.
Robert Burton Height
Burton is a tall man. He stands at an average height of 5 feet 11 inches.
Robert Burton Education
Burton graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Communications from Millikin University.
Robert Burton Wife
Burton is married to Jeannette Reyes. The couple met in 2012 in Little Rock and dated for four years. They subsequently married on August 20, 2016, in a colorful ceremony.
The couple has been maintaining a long-distance relationship due to the demands of their respective jobs. After they got married, Reyes had to go to Philadelphia where she worked for 6abc Action News while her husband worked in Washington, DC. She later joined FOX5 in D.C where she works up to date.
Jeannette Reyes Wedding
Reyes got engaged in 2015 and got married on August 20, 2016, at Carnegie Institution for Science in Washington DC. She wore a white sleeveless wedding dress while her husband wore a black tuxedo.
Robert Burton Baby
Burton and his wife welcomed their first child, Isabella Sofia on June 30 2022 at 12:03 p.m. She weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce, and measured 19 inches. Being first-time parents was a great pleasure to them. They posted a new “special report” on “Baby News Network” that week.
Robert Burton Paternity Leave
Burton took three months leave to nurture and care for his newborn daughter, Isabella Sofia. He was welcomed back by 7News with meals from Olive Graden, his favorite restaurant.
“I’m really happy to be back. I do miss my beautiful baby girl, but I’ll see her in a few hours”. Robert said on air. He and his wife are enjoying their new life as first-time parents.
Robert Burton Salary
Burton earns an average salary of $87,738. He works as an anchor and reporter at ABC7.
Robert Burton’s Net Worth
Burton’s net worth is estimated to be in the region of between $1 million – $3 million. He generates his income from his career as a journalist.
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Robert Burton joined ABC7 in October 2014 as a Weekend Sports Anchor and Reporter. He joined the Good Morning Washington team as a co-host in 2020. His first experience with sports was playing basketball in Illinois. He enjoys engaging in competitive basketball matches in his free time.
He started working in broadcast media at WAND-TV, where he served as an overnight news content editor before becoming a weekday reporter. Robert then made his way to KATV, the ABC affiliate in Little Rock, Arkansas, in the south.
He spent three years there as the weekend sports anchor. Robert has had the chance to write on everything, including SEC Football and NCAA March Madness.
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Which College Did Robert Attend?
Robert attended Millikin University.
When was Robert Born?
Robert celebrates her birthday on the 7th of December every year. He is a native of Chicago, Illinois.
What Does Burton’s Wife Do for a Living?
Burton’s wife, Jeannetteworks at FOX 5 as an anchor and reporter. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism from Kent State University.