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Toni Yates

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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.

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.

Personal Life

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
Name Toni Yates
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
Siblings One
Brother/s Alton W. Yates II
Sister/s None
Nationality American
Ethnicity African-American
Religion Christianity
Birth Sign Sagittarius
High School Bishop Kenny High School
College/University Florida State University
Career & Net Worth
Profession Journalist
Career ?-present
Known For WABC, Eyewitness News
Net Worth NA
Salary NA
Notable Credits NA
Personal Life
Gay/Lesbian No
Relationship Status Engaged
Husband/Wife Not Yet
Boyfriend/Girlfriend Quin Martin
Engaged December 2018
Wedding Date NA
Children Five
Son/s Gabriel & Justin
Daughter/s Alexis, Austyn, & Lexi
Divorce Not Yet
Body Statistics
Height 5 feet 3 inches (1.60 meters)
Weight NA
Measurements NA
Shoe Size NA
Dress Size NA
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Trivia
  • Toni is an active member of the National Association of Black Journalists.
  • She has been involved with the Girl Scouts of the United States of America.
  • Her father was honored with the Governor’s Medal of Merit for his contribution in November 2008.
  • She has two pet dogs named Casper and Stacy-Lu.