Lori Stokes Profile
Lori Stokes is an American news anchor and journalist who currently co-hosts Good Day New York on Fox 5 NY WNYW, with Rosanna Scotto in New York City. She joined WNYW-FOX 5 News in 2017.
Lori Stokes Education
Stokes attended Ohio State University and Howard University.
Lori Stokes Career
Before joining FOX 5 News, she worked as a co-anchor of “Eyewitness News This Morning” at WABC, where she worked for the past 17 years. Before joining WABC, she worked at MSNBC/NBC. While there, Stokes covered for “NBC Nightly News Weekend” and “Weekend Today Show and anchored for “NBC Sunrise” Before time, she covered for ABC affiliate WJLA-TV in Washington, DC where she worked as an evening anchor at six and 11 o’clock.;
Stokes was honored with the George P. Foster Peabody Award for her September 11, 2001, report of the World Trade Center attack, and earned the 2003 Congressional Black Caucus Celebration of Leadership Award for her civic carrier and her function as a high-quality position model. The New York City Mayor’s Office to Combat Domestic Violence presently venerated her for her whole body of work and her great network outreach efforts.
Currently, she works on the Governing Board of Directors for the International Spy Museum. Lori is a member of Jack and Jill of America, founded in 1938 under the leadership of Marion Stubbs Thomas. She works as a member of the board of trustees at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical in Paterson, New Jersey, and Bergen Performing Arts Center in Englewood, New Jersey.
Lori Stokes Age
Stokes was born on September 16, 1962, in Cleveland, Ohio, United States (she is 57 years old as of 2019.) She celebrates her birthday on 16th September every year.
Lori Stokes Height
Stokes stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.7m) tall and weighs around 154lbs (70kg).
Lori Stokes Family
Stokes is the daughter of Louis Stokes and Jay Stokes. Her father was an American attorney, civil rights pioneer, and politician. He sadly died from brain and lung cancer when he was 95 years old in his home in Cleveland. Stokes has two sisters named Shelly Stokes Hammond and Angie Stokes and one brother named Chuck Stokes.
Lori Stokes Husband
Stokes is married to Brian Thompson whom she met at a CBC affiliate job interview. The couple was blessed with two beautiful daughters, Alexander and Nicolette. Later the couple divorced and the reason is not known. Her ex-husband is a reporter currently working with NBC 4 New York.
Lori Stokes Salary
Being one of the top news anchors for Fox 5, there is no doubt Stokes earns a good salary. However, the exact amount of money Stokes receives has not yet been disclosed.
Lori Stokes Net Worth
Stokes has an estimated net worth of around $10 million dollars which she has earned through her successful career as an anchor and journalist.
Lori Stokes FOX 5 New York
At FOX 5 New Stokes works alongside;
- Dari Alexander – Anchor
- Dana Arschin – Reporter
- Sharon Crowley – Journalist
- Ernie Anastos – Anchor
- Dan Bowens – Anchor/Reporter
- Tina Cervasio – Sports Anchor/Reporter
- Arthur Chi’en – Journalist
- Stacey Delikat – General Assignment Reporter
- Kerry Drew – Reporter
- Lisa Evers – Reporter
- Jodi Goldberg – General Assignment Reporter
- Nick Gregory – Chief meteorologist
- Ryan Kristafer – Reporter
- Lew Leone – Vice President and General Manager
- Steve Lacy – Anchor
- Bianca Peters – Anchor
- Kayla Mamelak – General Assignment Reporter
- Antwan Lewis – General Assignment Reporter
- Raegan Medgie – Reporter