Alicia Smith Bio, Age, Height , WXYZ-TV, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Husband

Alicia Smith Bio, Wiki

Alicia Smith is an American journalist working for WXYZ-TV serving the station as a morning anchor. She has been working with this station since January 2007. 

Alicia Smith Age

Smith is 34 years old as of 2022. She was born on 24th May 1988.

Alicia Smith Height

Smith stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 5 inches.

Alicia Smith Career

Smith works as a morning anchor at WXYZ. She is a six-time Emmy award-winning anchor and reporter who anchors from 4:30 am – 7:00 am on WXYZ and from 7:00 am – 8:00 am on TV 20 Detroit. Since 1995 she has worked as both an anchor and reporter. For Best On-Air Talent she received an Emmy from the Michigan Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in 2022, 2019, and 2010.

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Photo of Alicia Smith

For her reporting on missing children, and societal concerns, from Ground Zero on the 9/11 anniversary in 2002, and continuing coverage of breaking news events she has earned recognition. Her aim in reporting is to bring helpful information and resources in her weekly Don’t Waste Your Money series on WXYZ.

She has a passion in giving back to the community and promoting causes close to her heart – including Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN), the Sky Foundation, the Salvation Army Eastern Michigan Division, Make-A-Wish Michigan, Epilepsy Foundation of Michigan, Make-A-Wish Michigan, Epilepsy Foundation of Michigan, Grant Me Hope, Friends of Foster Kids, the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy’s early literacy program Reading and Rhythm on the Riverfront and Michigan Humane.

Smith loves animals and since 2008 she has hosted the annual Michigan Humane Day of Giving Telethon on Channel 7. At WWMT in Kalamazoo, Michigan she was an anchor/reporter, also at WBSG in Brunswick, Georgia, and WTVM in Columbus, Georgia, and an intern at CNN in Washington, D.C., WTOC in Savannah, Georgia, & WBSG in Brunswick, Georgia.

She graduated from the University of Georgia, where she studied at UGA’s Henry W. Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication and worked as a George Foster Peabody Awards Student Judge. While being involved in the Alpha Gamma Delta sorority and a variety of campus activities and philanthropies Smith minored in Political Science and majored in Broadcast News. The Young Alumni Council honored her for the University of Georgia Alumni Society as the Senior Female of the Year before graduating.

Alicia Smith’s Net Worth

In Smith’s career as a morning anchor, she has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.

Alicia Smith Salary

She receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.

Alicia Smith’s Parents and Siblings

Born and raised in the United States, Smith keeps information regarding her parents and whether she has any siblings away from the limelight. An update of her family information will be done when available.

Alicia Smith  Husband/ Spouse

Smith is married to Erick Karell. On October 11, 2015, the two got married in st. Simons Island. Her husband is the owner of MacMichigan. She manages to keep information regarding her marriage private. An update on her marriage will be done when available.

Alicia Smith Kids

Smith manages to keep information regarding whether she has any children away from the public. However, an update regarding her children will be done once available.

Alicia Smith Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

She is vocal on her social media accounts where she posts frequently. On her Twitter account, she has about 24k followers, around 19k followers on her Facebook page, and about 12.7k followers on her Instagram account.