Russ Spencer Bio, Wiki, Age, wife, FOX 5 Atlanta, Net Worth, Salary and Twitter

Russ Spencer is an American News Anchor currently working for FOX 5 Atlanta since joining the station in 1995.

Russ Spencer Biography

Russ Spencer is an American News Anchor currently working for FOX 5 Atlanta since joining the station in 1995. He anchors the 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. on  FOX 5. Spencer graduated from Princeton University with a degree in English literature.

Russ Spencer Career

Spencer started his TV career in Pennsylvania. He as well worked in North Carolina and Denver before making Atlanta home. Spencer took a break from television to teach school and work as a freelance journalist in Central America in the late 1980s. Russ became fluent in Spanish with the intention of becoming a foreign correspondent.

In 1990, Spencer was in Central America to report on the historic vote overthrowing the Sandinistas in Nicaragua. Russ has as well reported from the Middle East – briefly. He has been awarded 13 Regional Emmy Awards during his time in Atlanta, including seven for Best Newscast and three for Best Anchor.

Russ Spencer FOX 5 Atlanta

Spencer works at FOX 5 Atlanta where he works alongside other famous FOX 5 Atlanta anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;

  1. Janelle King
  2. Phil Kent
  3. Randy Travis
  4. Alex Whittler
  5. Janice Yu
  6. Christine Sperow
  7. Doug Evans
  8. Alyse Eady
  9. Deidra Dukes
  10. Denise Dillon
  11. Morse Diggs
  12. Cody Chaffins
  13. David Chandley
  14. Courtney Bryant
  15. Ryan Beesley
  16. Katie Beasley
  17. Claire Simms
  18. Dale Russell
  19. Ken Rodriguez
  20. Aungelique Proctor

Russ Spencer Age

Spencer likes to keep his personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday. He was born and raised up outside Philadelphia.

Russ Spencer Height

Spencer’s height is not yet disclosed.

Spencer Russs photo
Spencer Russs photo

Russ Spencer Family

Russ is the son of Russell B. Spencer, Jr. of Malvern and Clare. His parents met at DuPont Company where his dad first worked and later got married in 1958. His father died on 18 September 2016 at his home at the age of 90. He died after a brave battle with leukemia.

Spencer said that his dad was in good spirits until the end, full of faith, surrounded by the people who love him. His grandparents were Russ Sr. and Blanche who had built a home at the end of Poplar Avenue on what is now Radnor Street Road in 1925, a year before Spencer’s father (Russell B. Spencer, Jr.) was born. He has a sister named Susan who is married to Eric. Through Susan, Spencer has two nieces Julia and Sophia.

Russ Spencer Wife

Spencer is married to Isa, whom he met in the classroom next door. They live in Johns Creek and together with their six children, four of whom attended the University of Georgia.

Russ Spencer Net Worth

Spencer has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being an anchor.

Russ Spencer Salary

Spencer earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.

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