Shirleen Allicot Age, Biography, Career, Husband, Salary

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Shirleen Allicot is a famous American news anchor, broadcast journalist, and reporter. She has earned her mark in the journalism fraternity as she has conducted interviews with high-ranking government officials. Currently, she is working as an anchor for
Morning and Noon Eyewitness News at WABC-TV.

She started to attract the attention of many people while interviewing former First Lady Michelle Obama in the White House’s Kennedy Garden.

Shirleen Allicot
Shirleen Allicot

Shirleen Allicot biography

Shirleen Allicot was born on August 4th, 1974 in
Guyana and as of 2022 she is 48 years old and currently lives in New York City, New York, United States of America.

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She holds American nationality and her ethnicity is African-American. She believes in Christianity and her zodiac sign is Leo.

Shirleen Allicot and her family relocated to Ozone Park, Queens, New York when she was three months old after she was born in Guyana. She has six siblings and all of them are her brothers.

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Unfortunately, her father died of a stroke in 2010 which triggered her to support the American Heart Association which deals with strokes and heart attacks. His parents used to work for the New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA).

With her education, she acquired her Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism from Hofstra University in Hempstead, Long Island.

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Shirleen Allicot profession

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Shirleen Allicot has worked and appeared on several television shows after she started her career at News 12 Connecticut, News 12 the Bronx News, and 12 Long Island.

She has worked as a co-host on WPVI’s Action News at four and WPHL’s Action News at 10 Philadelphia. The journalist reported the Boston Marathon Bombing, Hurricane Sandy, and the 2015 Amtrak crash when she was at WPHL’s News at Four.

In 2010, she moved to work at WABC Eyewitness News where she co-hosts Eyewitness News This Morning with David Navarro including Eyewitness News at Noon.

Is Shirleen Allicot married?

Yes, Shirleen Allicot is happily married to Jesse Gilmer. The pair started dating in 2014 and later got married on 15th June 2015. Her husband is the vice president of SPORTSFIVE.

The couple is blessed with two daughters and a son but their identities are not publicly available.

Shirleen Allicot’s net worth

The new anchor has earned an income from her career as a journalist and is alleged to have an estimated net worth of $1 million and she also receives an annual salary of $85,000.


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