Shiba Russell Has a Husband? Who Is Her Life-Partner? More on Her Married Life

Shiba Russell

Shiba Russell is known popularly as an American journalist and is also well known for her work on the morning show “Morning Rush” which served as an anchor for Alive News.

The news airs daily from 5 to 7 a.m. In 2016, she began working at the station. 

Russell is also known for working as an anchor for 11 PM newscasts on WNBC from 2011 to February 2016. 

In addition, she is currently with Atlanta’s WXIA-TV and is with #MorningRushATL from 5-7 am on weekdays. 

Shiba Russell can also be recognized as a fitness enthusiast and an Emmy award-winning reporter.

Fox 29 has announced Shiba Russell to replace Shaina Humphries, who was a former news co-anchor.

Furthermore, people are more curious to learn more about her personal and professional life. 

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Who Is Shiba Russell From Fox29? Explore Her Wiki, Bio, and More

Shiba Russell is a Northwestern Graduate School and she enrolled in the College of New Rochelle after completing her high school education. She later graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Communication.

Shiba Russell graduated from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University with a Master of Science (M.S.) in Journalism and Communications. 

As per the reports, Russell was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on August 1, 1976.

She belongs to her parents who are both African Americans. She holds American citizenship.

Shiba Russell is a very career-oriented woman and is currently discovering new opportunities that are coming her way.

She holds a very strong personality and holds utmost confidence wherever she goes. 


Russell has also covered various breaking news and similar topics, including the Oklahoma city of Moore which got destroyed by an EF5 tornado, and the news of the September 11 attacks. 

Shiba also anchored the station’s daily newscasts at five, six, ten, and eleven as of August 15.

Since she is a native of New Jersey’s Ocean County, her most recent position was as a weekday evening anchor for Atlanta’s NBC station, WXIA.

She also co-anchored the weekday noon, 5 p.m., and 11 p.m. newscasts at NBC 4 in New York City.

Is Shiba Russell Married? More About Her Husband

Yes, it is believed that Shiba Russell is married. It has come out from some of the sources that she and her husband have already split.

But, the couple enjoyed their happy marriage for more than ten years but eventually they had to split up.

The couple together has an 18-year-old daughter who is a lovely teenage girl.

The daughter was born to the couple on July 8, 2004, and considering she is their only child.

Even though the couple split their ways, lately at the Lake Lanier Islands Harbor Landing, the family celebrated their daughter’s 18th birthday with a delicious-looking vanilla cake and red velvet cupcakes. 

The couple’s daughter started high school back in 2018.

Shiba Russell is now allegedly a single mother due to the divorce rumors and she along with her daughter is presently residing in Metro Atlanta.

It is not quite evident of she dating anyone at the moment as there is not much information regarding the same. 


Well as of now, the single mother is very much focused on her work and single motherhood, and she has hardly any time to date or be in any kind of romantic relationship.

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Shiba Russell’s Net Worth

Shiba Russell’s net worth is estimated at between $5 million and $10 million. Her yearly income is between $50,000 and $100, 000.

However, she has attracted her fortune through her career as a news anchor for the New York-based NBC 4 news station WNBC.

She also involves herself in charities, including the United Negro College Fund (UNCF) and the YMCA of Metro Atlanta.

She receives a yearly income o $70,944 in the current context and we hope she will earn more fortune in the upcoming years.