Baylee Bates Biography
Baylee Bates is an American reporter/anchor/producer working at KCEN-TV in Temple, Texas where she serves as a weekend anchor and multimedia journalist. She joined the station in June 2021 as a multi-skilled journalist.
Baylee Bates Education
Bates attended and graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Mass Communication. While still in the University, she was part of the Gaylord College of Journalism where she served as an anchor/reporter for the student-run weekday newscast “OU Nightly.”
She covered a story, “Operation School Bell” which won the first-place award from the Oklahoma Broadcast Education Association for Television Feature News. Following her junior year in college, Bates also was a summer intern at WFAA in Dallas and was an active member of the Alpha Phi Sorority.
Baylee Bates Career
When it comes to journalism, Baylee is well rounded and as a general assignment reporter, she loves being where all the action is. Bates has been able to cover everything from politics, features, breaking news, and investigative stories. Working with KCEN, she has obtained exclusive videos.
Bates was the first to report on an employee having an entire cup of soup thrown in her face by a customer in a Central Texas restaurant. The story had attention across the world after went viral. Baylee also covered other stories including natural disasters like wildfires and tornadoes in the area.
Before joining KCEN, Bates worked for KTEN in Sherman-Denison, Texas as a producer, reporter, and fill-in evening news anchor. While in the Texoma region, Baylee had a one-on-one interview with Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt and extensively followed the Choctaw Nation. Bates executed an eye-opening story about the 35 years of controversial prison release of a convicted murderer and the subject of The Innocent Man a Netflix series.
Away from her work schedule, Bates enjoys traveling and shopping. She is also a BIG foodie and always looking for restaurant recommendations. Baylee is always excited about meeting the people of Central Texas and telling their stories
Baylee Bates Age
Bates likes to keep her personal life private and hence has not yet disclosed the year and month she was born. It is therefore not known when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in her 30s.
Baylee Bates Height
Bates stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Baylee Bates Family
Bates has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight hence she has not disclosed any information about her parents. It is also not known if Baylee has any siblings.
Baylee Bates Husband
Bates is very private about her personal life therefore it is not known if she is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of her being in any past relationship with anyone.
Baylee Bates Net Worth
Bates has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million and $5 Million which she has earned from her successful career as a journalist.
Baylee Bates Salary
Bates earns an annual salary ranging from $40,000 to $ 110,500.
Baylee Bates KCEN-TV
Bates works at KCEN-TV where she works alongside other famous KWWL anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;