Quick Facts of Marion Brooks
- Full NameMarion Brooks
- Net Worth$2 million
- Marital Status Married
- BirthplaceVancouver, British Columbia
- Ethnicity Mixed
- ProfessionNews Correspondent
- Nationality American
- Eye colour Brown
- Hair colour Dark
- SpouseRuye Hawkins
- EducationSpelman College
- Online PresenceInstagram
- Children2 Daughters (Brooks Hawkins,Sydney Hawkins )
National Emmy Award winner, Marion Brooks is an American News Correspondent. Marion is best recognized as an anchor of NBC 5 weekday news show at 11 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Additionally, she is the member of the prolific investigative team of the network.
Brooks is a married woman. If you want to know whether she has any kids and the details regarding her love life, then read the article till the end. Here we will let you know about Brooks’ bio, wiki, salary, net worth, height, weight and more.
Marion Brooks Wiki & Bio
Marion Brooks was born in 1963 in Vancouver, British Columbia. Her parents are Sam and Margaret Brooks. As per her citizenship, Brooks is American and belongs to mixed ethnicity.
American News Correspondent Brooks attended Spelman College, from where she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in English.
How Is Much Marion Brooks’s Net Worth And Salary?
Marion Brooks has earned a huge amount of money from the Journalism career. Currently, Brooks is associated with NBC5 as a weekend anchor from where she gets paid a good salary.
An average wage of a news anchor in NBC is around $61,653. Marion is serving for NBC over two decades so, she surely draws the salary more than the average. Likewise, the net worth of the news anchor Marion is estimated to be around $2 million.
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The main source of her income and earning is from the broadcasting field. Till date, Marion has reported on a series of global issues and problems that earned her fame and name in media.
Who Is Marion Brooks Husband? (Daughter)
Marion Brooks is married to her husband Ruye Hawkins. Her spouse Ruye is a professional lawyer in Orlando. The couple first met on the Morehouse College. Since then they started to date and the two never approached each other at that time.
The couple tied the knot in 2005 after having a secret romantic relationship for years. Their close friends and family attended their wedding held at Lake Tahoe in California. It was the first marriage for Brooks while it was the second for her partner Hawkins.
After their marriage in March 2006, Marion and her husband announced that they were expecting a baby. On 2nd June 2006, the couple welcomed their first child a daughter, Brooks Hawkins. In addition, the couple has also a next daughter named Sydney Hawkins from Ruye’s previous relationship.
Once there were rumors that Marion was romantically involved with former Atlanta’s Mayor Bill Campbell for 4 years. Later, the couple separated. Brooks said: My life and my focus are in Chicago now. However, her close friends revealed that she regrets about her past that has caused embarrassment for her partner Ruye and family.
Marion Brooks Career and Professional Life
The new reporter Marion Brooks’ first job was at radio broadcasting, WGST. She started working at Atlanta’s station at an entry level post. Similarly, Brooks previously worked as an anchor/reporter for Atlanta, Ga. As of now, she is working for NBC 5 news channel.
Marion Brooks Awards
- National recognition from the Alliance for Women in Media (Gracie)
- Regional Edward R. Murrow Award in 2001.
- Was Honored with Peter Lisagor Award in 2013.
Marion Brooks Age and Birthday
Marion Brooks’ age is 55 years as of 2019. Although her actual birthday is still behind the curtain, one of her well-wishers wished her birthday on 18th April.
What Is Marion Brooks Body Measurement? (Height and Weight)
With a considerable height, Marion is one of the hottest television news anchors in the industry. At the current moment, her height, weight and other body measurement are unknown to the media. With perfect good looks and charm, she is a notable figure.
Brooks has captivating brown eyes with shining black hair. Marion does a regular intense workout and takes a healthy diet to keep herself healthy and fit.
Marion always maintains a good relationship with co-mates in the news station where she works. The loving mother of two, Brooks also enjoys spending quality time with her lovely daughters, Brooks and Sydney.