American journalist Toni Yates currently works for WABC-TV, also known as ABC7. She now serves as a New Jersey reporter for the network’s Eyewitness News.
Toni’s Bio & Family
Toni Yates was born on November 29, 1963, in Jacksonville, Florida, United States. She is the daughter of Alton Yates and Gwen Yates. Her father served in the United States Air Force until 1959 and involved with the Civil Rights Movement in his hometown. Meanwhile, her mother Gwen served as a City Councilwoman as the District 8 representative. She has a brother named Alton W. Yates II.
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Yates attended Bishop Kenny High School in her hometown. She then went to Florida State University and graduated with a major in Communications.
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Her Career & Net Worth
Toni began her career as a reporter at CBS-affiliated WTOC in Savannah, Georgia. She then moved to WSAV-TV and worked as a weekend co-anchor. Similarly, she was a reporter for NBC-affiliated WTLV, and was a weekend co-anchor for WJXT in Jacksonville, Florida.
Yates also appeared at the morning news in Norfolk Virginia and held the position as a Communications Director for the March Of Dimes. She then took a job of a General Assignment reporter at another NBC-affiliated WGAL in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She was a weekend anchor-medical reporter at WPHL-TV and later worked as a weekday anchor before leaving the network. In 2005, Toni joined the WABC’s Eyewitness News team, where she works as a New Jersey reporter.
The talented reporter makes a remarkable income from her WABC stint. However, the actual net worth figure is yet to be revealed.
The 57-year-old is now engaged to get married to Quin Martin. The duo committed to each other in December 2018. Quin is a professional based on New York City, who served as VP & General Counsel at Direct Traffic Solutions. He is the Juris Doctorate degree holder from the Georgetown University Law Center.
Toni has three daughters Alexis, Austyn, and Lexi from her previous relationships. Moreover, she has a son named Gabriel Wendell Harvey, born on her 39th birthday on November 29, 2002. Besides, she is also a mother to Justin, a son from Quin’s previous relationship.
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Height & Body Statistics
Toni stands 5 feet 3 inches (1.60 meters) tall. She has dark brown hair and her hair color is also dark brown.
|Bio & Family|
|Birth Name||Toni Yates|
|DOB||November 29, 1963|
|Place of Birth||Jacksonville, Florida, United States|
|Father’s Name||Alton Yates|
|Mother’s Name||Gwen Yates|
|Brother/s||Alton W. Yates II|
|High School||Bishop Kenny High School|
|College/University||Florida State University|
|Career & Net Worth|
|Known For||WABC, Eyewitness News|
|Son/s||Gabriel & Justin|
|Daughter/s||Alexis, Austyn, & Lexi|
|Height||5 feet 3 inches (1.60 meters)|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|