Clarice Tinsley

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Journalist (1954)
Tue Jun 25 2019
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Who is Clarice Tinsley?

Clarice Tinsley is an American broadcast journalist. She is well known for her appearance as an anchor for KDFW-TV, now known as Fox O&O. Tinsley is also recognized for her portrayals in television movies and series including, Prison Break, The Good Guys, Texas Ranger, Dallas, and Walker

The famous journalist was born on 31st December 1954, in Detroit, Michigan. Being born to American father Clarance Tinsley and mother Janet Tinsley, she holds an American nationality and belongs to Afro-American ethnicity.

Clarice at the beginning of her career
Image: Clarice at the beginning of her career

She finished her High school at Beaubien Junior High School and Samuel C. Mumford High School. Later she gained her B.A. degree in radio, television, and film via Wayne State University. 

Clarice began her journalism career in 1975 at WITI-TV located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, as a general assignment reporter, later promoted to co-anchor of the weekday noon news. 

After working for three years, Tinsley left the channel and joined KDFW-TV, as a news anchor for the ten o' clock news. Till date, Clarice has managed to cover numerous major events which include the fall of the Berlin Wall, Hurricane Alicia, and Operation Desert Storm. 

Tinsley during her work at the Fox 4
Image: Tinsley during her work at the Fox 4

In the year 1995, she founded Clarice's Hometown Heroes. Additionally, Tinsley has also appeared in television production such as Wishbone, Texas Ranger, Walker, The Good Guys, and Prison Break

Additionally, she has also received the George Foster Peabody Award, two Emmy Awards, a DuPont-Columbia Citation Award and more. 

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Currently, Tinsley is working as a member of the Board of Directors of Girls Scouts of Northeast Texas and SLANT. Additionally, she is also the Advisory Board Member of St. Phillip's School. 

Is Clarice Tinsley Married or Single? Know About Her Husband and Children

Clarice is a married woman. She is married to her longtime husband Stephen Giles. There wedding was held in a private ceremony in 1987. 

Tinsley and her husband Stephen Giles
Image: Tinsley and her husband Stephen Giles

However, there is not much information about her husband, as she wishes to keep it low profile. It has been almost a three-decade of their marriage, and undoubtedly the couple shares children together. However, she manages to keep them away from the media.

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Besides personal affairs, Tinsley is very responsible towards her career and family. She gives equal priority to both work and her family. 

How Much Does Clarice Tinsley Earn? Know About Her Net Worth and Salary

Talented American journalist Clarice earns a good amount of money from her career. Till date, she has worked for various network channels and covered numerous major events for which she is still widely famous.

Clarice's house
Image: Clarice's house

According to some resources, the average salary of an American broadcast journalist is around $39,950. So, Clarice also gets a decent amount of remuneration as she has been doing this for 44 years. Further, she also owns a luxurious house in Dallas, Texas.

She has ably managed to amass a huge amount of wealth for her standard living. As of 2019, Tinsley's total net worth is estimated to be $15 million.  

Clarice Tinsley's Body Measurements (Height, Weight)

The American journalist Clarice stands at a height of 1.65 meters / 5 feet 5 inches and weighs around 147lbs / 67kg. 

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