Last updated on July 8th, 2023 at 08:48 am
Shirleen Allicot Biography and Wiki
Shirleen Allicot is an American journalist, anchor and reporter currently working as a co-anchor at WABC Eyewitness News based in New York. Previously, she worked as co-anchor of Action News at 4 on WPVI and Action News at 10 on WPHL in Philadelphia. She also worked at News 12 Connecticut, News 12 Long Island, and News 12 the Bronx.
Shirleen Allicot Education
Allicot attended and graduated from Hofstra University in Hempstead, Long Island with a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism.
Shirleen Allicot Age
How old is Shirleen? Shirleen is 45 years old as of 2023. She was born on August 15, 1974, in Guyana, Queens, London, United Kingdom. She celebrates her birthday on August 5th. RELATED: Hattie Hawks
Shirleen Allicot Nationality and Ethnicity
Allicot holds dual citizenship from both America and the United Kingdom. She belongs to the African-American ethnicity.
Shirleen Allicot Height
How tall is Shirleen? Shirleen stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.70 m).
Shirleen Allicot Parents | Family
Shirleen was born in Guyana, Queens, London, United Kingdom. Shirleen while in childhood, her parents migrated to Ozone Park, Queens, New York, United States where she was raised. Both her parents worked for the New York City Transit Authority. Her father’s and mother’s names are currently not available. However, her father died of a full-blown stroke.
Shirleen Allicot Siblings
Allicot was born into a family of seven siblings. However, information regarding their names is still under review. RELATED: Jeane Coakley
Shirleen Allicot Husband | Spouse and Wedding
Is Shirleen married? Shirleen is currently married to her husband Jesse Gilmer, the founder of JEG Sports & Entertainment based in New York. He has an MS in Sports, Marketing, and Management from New York University. The couple got married on June 15, 2015. Information on the venue where the wedding took place is currently not available. The couple is the parents to two daughters Shayla and Georgina (Gigi).
Shirleen Allicot Baby | Child
On July 13, 2019, Allicot and her husband Jesse welcomed their second-born daughter Georgina Gilmer (Gigi). Georgina was born weighing 7 pounds and 5 ounces.
Shirleen Allicot Salary and Net Worth
Shirleen as the co-anchor of Eyewitness News This Morning and Eyewitness News at Noon earns an estimated salary of $83,854 annually. Shirleen as an American journalist, anchor, and reporter has an estimated net worth of $1 million. RELATED: Alex Hogan
Shirleen Allicot ABC News
Shirleen, currently serving as the co-anchor for Eyewitness News This Morning and Eyewitness News at Noon, has had an impressive career in broadcast journalism. Prior to joining WABC, she held the position of co-anchor for Action News at 4 on WPVI and Action News at 10 on WPHL in Philadelphia. Throughout her career, Shirleen has reported on a wide range of significant events, including Hurricane Sandy, the Boston Marathon Bombings, and the tragic 2015 Amtrak derailment.
Shirleen’s remarkable experiences include notable interviews and on-site reporting. One such highlight was her interview with First Lady Michelle Obama, which took place in the beautiful White House Kennedy Garden. Additionally, she delivered live reports from London during the highly anticipated Royal Wedding in 2018, providing viewers with up-to-date coverage.
Before joining WABC and WPVI, Shirleen worked at News 12 Connecticut, News 12 Long Island, and News 12 the Bronx. It was during her time in the Bronx that she refined her skills in various aspects of journalism, including shooting, writing, and editing her own stories.