Deidra Dukes Profile
Deidra Dukes is an American News Anchor/Reporter working for FOX 5 Atlanta where she anchors the weekend editions of FOX 5 News at 6 p.m., 10 p.m, and 11 p.m. Previously, she worked as a reporter at Pittsburgh’s WPXI-TV.
Deidra Dukes Education
Dukes attended California State University where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Information and Communication studies.
Deidra Dukes Career
Dukes anchors the weekend editions of FOX 5 News at 6 p.m., 10 p.m, and 11 p.m. She has been working as a member of the FOX 5 family since joining the station in 2005. She received her first big break in television as an anchor reporter in Fresno and Redding. From the sunny West Coast, she headed east to do general assignment reporting at Pittsburgh’s WPXI-TV. After a period of three years, Atlanta viewers first saw Deidra reporting for cross-town rival WSB-TV.
Every television station needs reporters who can handle any type of story. From criminal cases to City Hall to the just plain unpredictable, She went extra mile for every assignment! She is most proud of her contributions to coverage of metro Atlanta’s biggest stories, such as the Fulton County Courthouse shootings.
Since moving to Atlanta, Deidra has involved herself in a number of community programs, working closely with groups such as the Junior League of Atlanta, the Atlanta Association of Black Journalists, and as an adviser to the American Red Cross Minority Recruitment Program. Deidra and her son make their home in south Fulton County.
Deidra Dukes Age
Dukes is 60 years old as of 2021. She was born on December 3, 1962, in California, United States. She celebrates her birthday on the 3rd of December of every year.
Quick Facts About Deidra Dukes
|Full Name||Deidra Dukes|
|Age||60 years old as of 2021|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Deidra Dukes Height
Dukes stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm) tall.
Deidra Dukes Parents and Siblings
Dukes was born in San Diego and raised in Oceanside, California. She was born of Marion Dukes and Semper Fi who worked as a marine. She as well as a younger brother. He grew up in Little-Rock, Arkansas, and had joined the Marines right after high school.
Dukes’ father died in 2013 of diabetes. After the death of her father, he got inspired to eat healthily and exercise regularly.
Deidra Dukes Husband
Dukes is currently divorced. While she was married the couple was blessed with a son who they named Mike. However, she has not revealed the name of her ex-husband.
Deidra Dukes Net Worth
Dukes has an estimated net worth of between $100,000 – $1 Million which she has earned through her successful career as an anchor and reporter.
Deidra Dukes Salary
Being one of the top Journalists for FOX 5, Dukes earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.