Who is Shiba Russell?
Shiba Russell is an American broadcast journalist. She has recently joined FOX 29 and will assume the evening anchor role on August 15. She is scheduled to co-anchor newscasts that air from Thursday to Sunday every week at 5 p.m., 6 p.m., 10 p.m., and 11 p.m alongside Jason Martinez.
Shiba Russell Age
Russell is 45 years old as of 2022. She was born on August 19, 1977, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Russell stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches.
Shiba Russell Nationality
Russell holds the American nationality.
Shiba Russell Education
Russell graduated from the College of New Rochelle with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications. She also graduated from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism with a Master of Science degree.
Shiba Russell Parents
Russell was raised by her parents in New Jersey. She celebrates her birthday on the 19th of August every year. Shiba has not revealed information about her parents and siblings.
Shiba Russell Husband
Russell has never revealed her husband or partner. She has always kept her personal affairs away from the public. However, she has a daughter who currently studies at Drexel University in Philadelphia.
Shiba Russell Salary
Russell will earn an average salary of $169,000. She has recently joined FOX 29 and will assume the evening anchor role in August 15.
Shiba Russell Net worth
Russell has a net worth of $300 k. She has made her wealth from her career as a journalist.
Shiba Russell FOX 29
Russell has most recently worked as a weekday evening anchor for WXIA/11Alive Atlanta. Before that, she previously co-anchored the weekday newscasts at NBC 4 in New York at noon, 5 p.m., and 11 p.m.
She also hosted “Early Today” for NBC News and “Way Too Early” for MSNBC while in New York. She recently accepted a role at FOX 29, and she will take over as evening anchor on August 15.
Driscoll mentioned in making this decision that Shiba is one of the most loved and respected national broadcasters in the country and that Philadelphia audiences would love her passion and high level of expertise.
Shiba Russell Leaving 11Alive
Russell will leave her role at 11Alive after six years of extensive broadcasting. She came from the NBC affiliate in New York City and began anchoring mornings at 11Alive in 2016, then went to afternoons for six months in 2017, before returning to mornings last year. 11Alive management then moved her back to the afternoons, where she had been for the previous year.
What is Shiba Russell’s New Job?
Russell will start her new job at FOX 29 where she will anchor the evening newscasts.
Who is Russell’s Daughter?
Russell’s daughter is a student at Drexel University in Philadelphia. She has not provided further details about her daughter.
Which College Did Shiba Attend?
Shiba attended the College of New Rochelle and later Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism