Darlene Rodriguez Biography and Wiki
Darlene Rodriguez (b. Jun 8, 1970) is an American journalist and co-anchor of Today in New York on WNBC. Rodriguez became co-anchor of the show in July 2003 after serving as a reporter for WNBC and then co-anchor of Weekend Today in New York.
Darlene Rodriguez Age and Birthday
Rodriguez was born on June 8, 1970, in New York, The United States of America, She is 50 years old as of 2021. Her birth sign is Gemini.
Darlene Rodriguez Education
Discussing her education, The reporter went to Christopher Columbus High School, a public secondary school located in the Pelham Parkway section of the Bronx, New York City.
She then proceeded to the University of Miami, a private research university in Coral Gables, FL where she graduated in 1992 with a degree in broadcast journalism and political science.
Darlene Rodriguez Height
The C0-anchor stands at 5 feet 7 inches (Approx 1.70 m)
Darlene Rodriguez Family
Rodriguez was born in New York City, nonetheless, She is of Puerto Rican ancestry.
Darlene Rodriguez Husband
The co-anchor of Today in New York is married to David Rodriguez, a retired cop who served with the New Rochelle Police department.
Rodriguez’s husband had to resign when accused of raping and sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl in 2008; the girl alleged he raped her on the very day he was involved in the arrest of her 35-year-old boyfriend. Although both David and his lawyer originally dismissed the claims, he ultimately agreed to the charges but he insisted that there was no rape.
In turn, he was not sentenced to 25 years in prison but was instead offered a lesser sentence and ordered to serve a one-year probation with a five-year restraining order from the girl. During the trial, Darlene stood with his husband and believed he is innocent of the charges.
As a married couple, Darlene and David have a family of two children. A son named David who is about 19 years old as of 2021 and
Darlene Rodriguez Career
The American journalist currently serves as a Co-anchor of Today in New York on WNBC. Rodriguez later became co-anchor of the show in July 2003 after working as a reporter for WNBC and then co-anchor of Weekend Today in New York.
Rodriguez has also worked as a fill-in news anchor for Ann Curry and later, Natalie Morales on The Today Show on NBC. Before working for WNBC, she was a general assignment reporter for WCBS Newsradio 88 for nearly half a decade and served as a reporter for the BronxNet cable television network.
Darlene Rodriguez salary
Rodriguez currently earns about $111,600 as annual compensation, However her contract with the station that contains the exact figures is yet to be made available.
Darlene Rodriguez Net Worth
The renowned journalist currently boasts a net worth of about $1.5 million. This amount is mainly from her extensive career as a journalist.
Darlene Rodriguez House
Discussing their home, the Rodriguez family resides at their Westchester County estate they bought for a whopping $805,000 in 2004. The property is probably worth more now.