Lori Stokes is a journalist and anchor who works as a news anchor for Fox 5 in New York City. She was previously the co-host of GooddayNew York on Fox 5 and she hosted the show alongside Rosanna Scotto. This article would provide information on Lori Stokes bio, age, husband, daughters, ethnicity, Instagram, salary, and net worth but let’s take a look at her profile below.
Lori started her career in 1986 as a medical reporter and weekend reporter at WCIA in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois. Two years later, she worked as a reporter and weekend anchor for WBTV located in Charlotte. Her next job was at WBFF-TV, a televisions station owned by Fox and located in Baltimore. She worked as a full-time anchor as WJLA-TV’s lead female anchor of the 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. newscasts.
Lori was the first African American to speak on the cable news network and during her time with NBC News, she covered historic events like the Columbine High School Massacre and the death of John F. Kennedy, Jr. in 1999. After working with WABC and Eyewitness News, Lori left Eye Witness News in August 2017, and on October 4, 2017, it was announced that she would be a co-host for the Good Day New York programme.
Lori Stokes Husband, Daughters
Lori is currently single however, she was previously married to award winning journalist Brian Thompson whom she met during a job interview. After dating for a while, the two tied the knot in September 2000 at Dunbarton Chapel and during the wedding, she wore a designer gown by Demetrios Couture Collection. Before their divorce, they had two girls named Nicolette Thompson and Alexandra Thompson.
Alex works as a reporter for FOX8 News and she graduated from George Washington University with a degree in history and communications minor. Alex is also in a relationship with Ted Babcock whom much is not known about. Nicolette also graduated from George Washington University and she works as the Chief of Staff for Ariel Alternatives.
Lori Stokes Instagram
Lori Stokes has a verified Instagram account loristokestv which has over 43k followers. Her Twitter account has more than 7.3k followers.
Lori Stokes Salary, Net worth
According to sources, Lori earns $500k per annum as a journalist and she has an estimated net worth of $2million.