Facts of Jericka Duncan
|Date of Birth||12 August 1983|
|Birth Country||United States of America|
|Net worth||$1.5 Million|
|Weight||52 kg and 114 lbs|
|Education||Aurora High School, Ohio University|
|TV Show||CBS This Morning|
Jericka Ducan is covering the breaking news stories from the major cities and metropolitan areas of coastal regions to the nation’s inside/out. She rose to fame after reporting the long-running search for a convicted murderer, Ralph Phillips aka Bucky, who became a fugitive in U.S. history.
Duncan was born on 12th August 1983 in Aurora, Ohio, United States. Moreover, she holds American citizenship and belongs to the African-Amerian ethnicity/race. Other than that, she has kept her family background far from the media’s attention.
Jericka graduated from Aurora High School in 2001. After graduating from high school, she enrolled at Ohio University, where she competed in the track and field and received the NAACP Image Award of Athletics in 2005. Following that year, she earned a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Communications in 2006.
Salary & Net Worth
Jericka Duncan began her journalism career after joining a TV station, WETM-TV, affiliated to NBC News as a fill-in reporter in 2005. Furthermore, she served for several news stations, including WETM-TV, WIVB-TV, and KYW-TV, from 2010 to 2013.
Duncan has been serving as a national correspondent for CBS News based in New York City since 2013. So, her annual salary is equivalent to a CBS News correspondent’s per year income, which is $172,121. She boasts a total net worth of $1.5 Million as of 2020.
On the other side, Jericka has won several accolades and achievements throughout her journalism career. She first received the New York State Broadcasters Association Award in 2007.
Duncan later received the Associated Press Award and Mid-Atlantic Emmy Award in 2011 and 2012. Furthermore, she became the Broadcast Journalist of the Year by the Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists (PABJ) in 2012.
The 36-year-old, Duncan is a married woman, but it appears like she is not fond of sharing her personal life with her fans. As a matter of fact, she is sensitive and occasionally appears in the media while she is working on-the-camera.
What’s more to this? Jericka shares two beautiful children with her mysterious husband. Moreover, the Duncan family resides in the greater New York City area of New York and often goes on vacations during spare time. Read, more about Anne-Marie Green‘s married life.
Raised Her Voice Against Jeff Fager for Sexual Harassment
CBS News correspondent, Jericka faced harassment from Jeff Fager, who was an executive producer of the CBS News program, 60 Minutes where she was working in 2018. One day, Fager sent a life-threatening message to Duncan, where he intimated her for firing from the job and warned her for repeating accusations against him in September 2018.
Nevertheless, Duncan took her stand and revealed the threatening text messages by reading it loudly in a covering portion of the Me Too movement. Soon after that, CBS News fired Fager for his behavior. Moreover, her other CBS colleagues paved respect towards her bravery for fighting back against sexual abuse.
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