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Leslie Sykes Profile
Leslie Sykes is an American co-anchor who is currently working at ABC7 News. At the station, she co-anchors the Morning Show from 4:30 a.m. to 7 a.m. Additionally, she joined ABC7 in 1994. Previously, she worked at WVUE in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Leslie Sykes Age
Sykes is 58 years old as of 2023. She was born on 27th June 1965, in San Diego, California, United States of America. She celebrates her birthday on 27th June every year.
Leslie Sykes Height
She stands at an average height of 5 feet 4 inches tall.
Leslie Sykes Family
Sykes is the daughter of Abel Baxton Sykes JR and Sylvia Mae Thierry Sykes. She has two older sisters named Daphe Grace Sykes and Dawn Sykes. Additionally, she was born in San Diego, California, and she was brought up in Compton California where her father worked at Compton Community College as an Administrator. Her sister Dawn Sykes works as a Choral Director and music Educator at Milton Public Schools in Cambridge Massachusetts. her mother died in July 2021.
Leslie Sykes Husband
Sykes is happily married to her loving husband Patric W. Spann. Together the duo is blessed with a son. She has not revealed any information regarding her husband and her son. The family resides in View Park- Windsor Hill neighbor of Los Angeles. However, research is ongoing and we will update this information as soon as it is available.
Leslie Sykes Career
Sykes is the co-anchor of the ABC7 Morning Show from 4:30 a.m. to 7 a.m. She joined ABC7 in 1994. She was born in San Diego, California, and grew up in Compton. Sykes attended St. Joseph High School and then Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia, where she majored in English. She declined WBBM-TV’s offer to become its new top female weekend anchor, replacing Sarah Lucero in 1998. After her graduation, Leslie took a job as a general assignment reporter at the Los Angeles Herald Examiner.
Leslie completed an internship at KCOP and was a desk assistant at KTTV before landing her first on-air job in Hattiesburg, Mississippi at WDAM. There she reported and anchored three shows a day and produced a newscast. She went on to work at WVUE in New Orleans, Louisiana. Sykes’ big break came when she landed her first on-air job in Hattiesburg, Mississippi at WDAM-TV. Not only did she serve as a reporter, but Sykes also anchored three shows a day and produced a newscast. From there Sykes received her first major market assignment at WVUE-TV in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Leslie Sykes Salary
She has an estimated annual salary of $30,000 to $80,000 from her career at ABC7 News.
Leslie Sykes Net Worth
Sykes has an estimated annual net worth of $ 1 million to $5 million earned from her career as a Co-anchor.
Leslie Sykes Social Media Platforms
Sykes is very active on her Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook pages. She has 9.4k followers on Twitter, 9.4k followers on Instagram, and 33k followers on Facebook.