Deborah Roberts Biography

Published On Jan 29, 2017
Facts of Deborah Roberts
Date of Birth: 1960 , September-20
Birth Nation: United States
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Deborah Roberts married Al Roker in September 1995. Her husband Al Roker is an American actor, television personality, and also an author. They couple are living happily together.

The couple is blessed with 2 children including daughter named Leila Roker and a son named Nicholas Albert Roker. She also has a stepdaughter, Courtney Roker. She is the second wife of her husband.

Deborah Roberts has a very successful professional life and she is one of the richest journalists. She is reported to take home a good amount of salary from the network. Her current net worth is estimated to be around $30 million. 

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Born in Perry, Georgia, United State

September 19 , 1960

Deborah Roberts was born in the early 1960s in Perry, Georgia, United States. She was born to her father Benjamin Roberts, a businessman and her mother Ruth Roberts, a housewife. She had a birth name as Deborah Ann Roberts.

Graduated from University of Georgia


Deborah Roberts attended Henry W. Grady College of Journalism Mass Communication at the University of Georgia located in Athens, Georgia. She studied there and completed her graduation from there with a Bachelor of Journalism in 1982. After her graduation she moved towards professional work.

Career started from WVTM


Deborah Roberts began her journalism career by joining WVTM in 1982. WVTM is a local television station in Columbus, Georgia. After working with WVTM for certain time, she moved to WBIR, a local station in Knoxville Tennessee.

Joined WFTV


Deborah Roberts joined WFTV in 1987, where she served as a bureau chief/NASA field reporter news co-anchor. WFTV is a local station in Orlando Florida. She served for WFTV for three years and moved toward new job.

Joined NBC News


In 1990, Deborah Roberts joined NBC News. At first she worked as a general-assignment reporter for NBC News and later she also served as correspondent for Dateline NBC, which is an NBC newsmagazine program.Later on she left NBC and moved.

Joined ABC News


Deborah Roberts moved to ABC News in 1995. There she served as a correspondent for 20/20, a newsmagazine program. She also served as a reporter for World News Tonight Weekend and Good Morning America. She is also curently serving for NBC News division.

Married with Al Roker


Deborah Roberts got married to Al Roker in September 1995. The couple is together since their marriage and they are blessed with 1 daughter, Leila Roker and 1 son, Nicholas ALbert Roker. Her husband Al Roker is an American actor and an author.

Net worth is $30 million


Deborah has a very successful professional career and she has been able to earn a lot from her profession. In 2016, her net worth is estimated to be $30 million. She has earned this from her journalism career.