Shirley Allicot ABC, Biography and Wiki
Shirley Allicot is an American journalist and news anchor currently working at WABC-TV as the co-anchor for “Eyewitness” this Morning and at Noon. She previously worked at WPVI-TV, an ABC affiliate in Philadelphia as co-anchor of Acton News at 4 pm.
Allicot started her journalism career at News 12 in The Bronx where she anchored the weekday morning Newscast. Shen then moved to News 12 Connecticut and worked as both a reporter and anchor.
In 2010 she joined WPVI-TV an ABC affiliate in Philadelphia and co-anchored Action News at 4 pm. In 2015 she joined WABC-TV and was later named as an anchor of the station’s Eyewitness News at Noon and This Morning.
Shirley Allicot’s Age, Birthday, and Ethnicity
Allicot was born on August 15, 1974, in Guyana, London, United Kingdom, and moved to Queens New York in the United States with her family when she was 3 months old. She is 48 years old as of 2022. She is of African American ethnicity.
Shirley Allicot Nationality
Despite Shirley being born in England, she is of American nationality. She gained her citizenship through naturalization as she has grown and built a life in the United States.
Shirley Allicot Height
Allicot is a gorgeous woman who stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.7 m) and weighs about 55 kg.
Shirley Allicot Family
Her parents were New York City Transit Authority, employees. Unfortunately, her father died in 2010 after a full-blown stroke. She also shares a sibling bond with six brothers whose information is not available. The family resides in New York City.
Shirley Allicot Education
After graduating from high school, Shirley attended Hofstra University in Hempstead, Long Island, and graduated with a bachelor of arts in broadcast journalism.
Shirley Allicot Husband and Children
Allicot is happily married to Jesse Gilmer and the couple tied the knot in a beautiful wedding ceremony in France on June 15, 2015.
The couple is blessed with three children, including 2 daughters; Shayla Joelle (March 15, 2017), Georgina (July 13, 2019), and a son Wesley Gilmer born on August 27, 2021.
Shirley Allicot Salary and Net Worth
The journalist receives an annual salary estimated at $85,000. Moreover, she has an estimated net worth of approximately 1 million USD.