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Deidra Dukes Profile
Deidra Dukes is an American Anchor and Reporter currently working at Fox 5 Atlanta. At the station, she anchors the weekend editions of FOX 5 News at 6 p.m., 10 p.m., and 11 p.m. Additionally, she joined the news team in 2005. Dukes previously worked as a general assignment reporter at Pittsburgh’s WPXI-TV.
Deidra Dukes Age
Dukes is 61 years as of 2023. She was born on 3rd December 1962 in California, United States of America. She celebrates her birthday on the 3rd of December every year.
Deidra Dukes Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Deidra Dukes Family
Dukes was born to her parents Marion Dukes and Semper Fiin San Diego. It is known that her father was a U.S. Marine Corps Veteran who joined the Marines right after high school. When her father worked as a marine, she and her family lived on base for one year. Unfortunately, her father died in 2013 of diabetes. she experienced her childhood in Oceanside, CA, along with her younger brother. He grew up in little rock, Arkansas, and joined the marine immediately after high school.
Deidra Dukes Husband
Dukes was previously married to her ex-husband whom she has not revealed his name. The couple has a son named Mike. As a result of their divorce, the duo parted ways though they both co-parent their child. Mike lives with her mother in south Fulton County.
Deidra Dukes Career
Deidra is a California native, she earned her B.A. in Communications at Chico State. She got 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. Three years later, Atlanta viewers first saw Deidra reporting for cross-town rival WSB-TV. She made the leap to FOX 5 News in 2005. Every television station needs reporters who can handle any type of story.
From criminal cases to City Hall to the just plain unpredictable, Deidra goes the 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. Additionally, 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 Salary
She has an estimated annual salary of $30,000 to $80,000 from her career at Fox 5 Atlanta.
Deidra Dukes Net Worth
Dukes has an estimated annual net worth of $ 1 million to $5 million earned from her career as an Anchor and Reporter.
Deidra Dukes Social Media Platforms
Dukes is very active on his Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook pages. She has 8.1k followers on Twitter, 2.9k followers on Instagram, and 12k followers on Facebook.