Richelle Carey Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, Married, Al Jazeera, CNN and Net worth

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Richelle Carey Wiki

Richelle Carey was born October 13, 1976, Houston, Texas is a US broadcast journalist. She is currently a news anchor for Al Jazeera English and was previously an anchor for Al Jazeera America.

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Richelle Carey

Richelle Carey Biography

She has studied at Smith College situated in Massachusetts. She obtained her graduation in telecommunications and this was from Baylor University in Texas. She has an American nationality and her ethnicity is mixed and African-American.

Richelle Carey began her internship with KPRC-TV and this was in her hometown of Houston. She got the promotion and became an associate producer at the same station. After leaving this channel, she began to work as an anchor and a reporter in channels in Texas, Nevada, and also in Missouri.

She later worked for HLN in Atlanta. She used to primarily report on women and children who were victims of violence. She did interviews on a number of women who had faced trials and tribulations. She used to have a weekly segment called What Matters and in this, she spoke on issues of the African-Americans. She also has moved to Bosnia and covered the work of the soldiers who are situated there. She also covered Ford Hood in Texas.

Richelle Carey Married

Richelle also disclosed that her husband is from the acting world. The great revelation came on the same day, 1 July 2012, after she shared a tweet stating the actor Idris Elba is her husband. Such a similar tweet followed on the same day (1 July 2012), where she remarked that Idris is her husband and Denzel, her boyfriend.

“Richelle Carey Parents

She was born and brought up in Houston, Texas. Her mother served as a nurse along with teenagers in poverty-stricken neighborhoods. Carey’s mother is a nurse who works with teenagers in poverty-stricken neighborhoods.

Richelle Carey Al Jazeera English

In July 213, she began to anchor the Al Jazeera America. This program ended in April 2016 and she then began to present Al Jazeera English from Doha, Qatar.

Richelle Carey CNN

Carey serves as an anchor for HLN (M-F, 3-4pm ET). She also hosts “What Matters,” weekly segments on HLN that spotlight top issues and concerns facing the African-American community. She joined HLN/CNN in 2006 and is based at the network’s world headquarters in Atlanta.
Carey came to HLN from KMOV in St. Louis, where she anchored the “News 4 This Morning” show since 2003. Before St. Louis, Carey also anchored the morning news for KVVU-TV in Las Vegas and KETK-TV in Tyler, Texas. Carey has also served as a military reporter in Waco, Texas, at KWTX-TV. She began her career as an associate producer for KPRC-TV in Houston.
Carey’s notable reporting assignments have included covering Fort Hood in Texas, the largest military installation in the world. She also spent a week in Bosnia completing a four-part series on the work of soldiers in the 1st U.S. Cavalry stationed there. She has also been awarded the “Emerging Journalist” award from the Houston Association of Black Journalists and won an Emmy for consumer features reporting while at KMOV.
Carey currently serves on the board of the Girls Scouts of Greater Atlanta as well as Men Stopping Violence, an organization dedicated to ending men’s violence against women. Additional information about Carey’s dedication to empowering women and girls can be found on her website: is a graduate of Baylor University with a degree in telecommunications.

Richelle Carey Organisation

  • VP of the Board of Directors of Men Stopping Violence.
  • Board of the Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta.

Richelle Carey Awards

Emmy award-reporting consumer features at KMOV
Emerging Journalist – Houston Association of Black Journalists

Richelle Carey Net Worth

Richelle established herself as a successful journalist in the United States. Henceforth, she earns a massive amount of money from her career. At the present time, her estimated net worth is $2 million. As an employee of Al Jazeera, her salary ranges from $45K -$83K. Besides that, Richelle loves traveling and she is seen traveling time and often.

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