Shiba Russell Biography and Wiki
Shiba Russell is an American Emmy Award-winning news anchor who works on the morning show ‘Morning RushATL” at 11Alive. She also worked for NBC 4 New York before becoming a news anchor 11Alive News.
Russell joined the 11Alive news team back in 2016. She started by launching her program ‘Elevating Atlanta,’ a series focused on shining a light on changemakers elevating their community and in many cases the world. Shiba enjoys sharing uplifting stories that fuel the mind, body, and spirit and help improve lives.
Before joining 11Alive, she worked at NBC 4 New York, where she co-anchored the Noon, 5 p.m., and 11 p.m. weekday newscasts. Aside from that, she also anchored ‘Early Today’ for NBC News and ‘Way Too Early” for MSNBC.
She is an eight-time Emmy award-winning journalist who has covered breaking news stories across the country, including 9/11, the Sandy Hook school massacre in Newtown, Connecticut, the deadly EF5 tornado in Moore, Oklahoma, the I-85 bridge collapse in Atlanta, and Hurricane Sandy.
Furthermore, she has also served as an anchor/reporter in Boston, Pittsburgh, Long Island, and the Bronx. She has contributed to numerous team awards; a National Emmy, several Edward R. Murrow, and National Headliner awards.
Shiba Russell Age
Shiba Russell is 44 years old as of 2022. She was born on August 1, 19, 1977, in the United States.
Shiba Russell Height and Weight
Russell stands at an average height of 5 feet 3 inches, but her weight is not known to the general media. Her sparkling figure and curly hair are the main attraction. Sadly there is no information about the vital body statistics.
Shiba Russell Parents and Family
Russell was born and brought up in the USA by caring parents, however, she has never revealed the actual names of her parents to the public, but she often posts pictures of them during Mother’s day and fathers day. Nonetheless, she has two brothers and two sisters whose identities are currently under research.
Regarding educational background, she graduated magna cum laude, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from the College of New Rochelle. Also, she has a Master of Science degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.
Shiba Russell Husband and Married
Shiba is married to her loving husband whose identity is still not disclosed yet. In the marriage, Russell and her husband have been blessed with one beautiful daughter who was born in 2004. Russell currently resides in Metro Atlanta with her daughter. Her favorite thing to do in her spare time is to exercise, nap, spend time with her daughter and dine out at undiscovered restaurants.
Shiba Russell Salary
She receives an annual salary of $75, 000 from her career as a news journalist for 11Alive.
Shiba Russell Net Worth
Russell has an estimated Net Worth of $150, 000 – $450, 000 U.S. dollars as of 2022. Indeed, her career as a News anchor/reporter is her primary source of income.