Carmen Blackwell Biography
Carmen Blackwell is an American journalist who recently served as a morning news anchor at FOX 10/KSAZ-TV in Phoenix, Arizona from March 2018 to March 2021. Prior to Fox 10, Blackwell was the weekday morning host at NBC affiliate, ‘KALB-TV’ in Alexandria, Louisiana.
Carmen Blackwell Age
Blackwell was born on March 3 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America. Her exact year of birth is not yet known to the public. However, this makes it difficult for us to know her exact age. She celebrates her birthday on March 3rd every year.
Carmen Blackwell Height
Blackwell stands at an average height although she has not shared her exact height with the public. Her height is estimated to be around 5 ft 6 inches. However, we are keeping tabs and will update you once this information is available.
Carmen Blackwell Weight
She has an average weight. She also has a pair of brown eyes and black hair.
Carmen Blackwell Family, Parents
Blackwell was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, the United States of America to her parents. However, details regarding her parents and siblings are not known to the public. This section will be updated as soon as the information is out to the public domain.
Carmen Blackwell Education
Blackwell was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. She attended Destrehan High School from 2008 – 2012. She then joined the University of Louisiana at Monroe in 2012 and graduated in 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in mass communication and a minor in Spanish.
Blackwell interned at KNOE-TV8 (CBS-CW) in Monroe, LA for six months from Aug 2015 – Jan 2016. She later received a scholarship on behalf of KNOE news director Bob Walters, general manager Brad Ginsberg and the Louisiana Association of Broadcasters.
It wasn’t easy for Blackwell to find a job right away after her graduation. It took her six months of constant job searching. Eventually, she was hired by KALB-TV in Alexandria, Louisiana whereby she hosted a morning show named “Jambalaya”. At KALB-TV, is where Blackwell got a chance to sharpen her journalistic skills as an anchor which later helped her land a bigger job at FOX 10/KSAZ-TV in Phoenix, Arizona in March 2018.
Carmen Blackwell Husband
Blackwell is married to Christopher Tuma, who is a Regional Sales Manager at Collabera and also a former collegiate baseball player. The couple engaged on January 2, 2020. Blackwell has not shared their wedding date with the public. The pair were introduced to one another by a mutual acquaintance. They share a baby boy born in August 2020 namely, Cairo Alexander Tuma.
Carmen Blackwell Wedding
The couple engaged on January 2, 2020. Although Blackwell has not shared their wedding date with the public, they had an amazing wedding with only family members and few invited guests in attendance. Blackwell wore her wedding gown and she looked very beautiful. She also posted on her social media thanking Remi Raine Bridal for an amazing live shot and allowing her to slip on one of their gorgeous gowns.
Carmen Blackwell Baby Boy
Blackwell together with her husband Chris welcomed their first child baby boy, Cairo Alexander Tuma in August 2020.
Carmen Blackwell Salary
While on FOX 10, Blackwell earned an average annual salary of $61,523. This is according to FOX News anchor/reporter salaries in Phoenix, AZ. However, anchor/reporter salaries vary depending on different factors.
Carmen Blackwell Net Worth
Blackwell’s net worth is estimated to be in the range of $100k – $1 Million as of 2021. She has accumulated her fortunes through her primary source of income as a broadcast journalist.
Carmen Blackwell Body measurements and Facts
- Full Names: Carmen Blackwell
- Career / Profession: Journalist
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: Afro-American
- Age: Not Available
- Zodiac Sign: Not Known
- Date of Birth: Not Available
- Birthday: March 3rd
- Height: Not Available
- Weight: Not Available
- Marital Status: Married
- Husband/Spouse: Christopher Tuma
- Children: Cairo Alexander Tuma
- Net Worth: $100k – $1 Million
- Salary: Around $61,523
Carmen Blackwell Leaves Fox News
Blackwell is a former Morning News Anchor and Reporter at Fox Television Stations and FOX 10/KSAZ-TV in Phoenix, Arizona. She joined Fox Television Stations in March 2018. She reported and anchored for the weekday morning show ‘Arizona Morning’ at FOX 10/KSAZ-TV.
Among her other duties, Carmen also Produced creative news, health and consumer stories, and Performed LIVE shots for the morning show. She left Fox Television Stations in March 2021 and she did not mention her next gig to the public although she shared on her Facebook page that something was on the way.
Prior to moving to the Valley of the Sun, Fox 10, Blackwell was the weekday morning host at NBC affiliate, ‘KALB-TV’ in Alexandria, Louisiana. However, her broadcasting work was recognized by the Southeast Journalism Conference and the College Media Association Convention while at the University of Louisiana at Monroe. In her own time, Carmen loves spending time with her family, traveling, sports, fashion and Cajun cuisine.
Carmen Blackwell House
Blackwell lives in Dallas, TX with her family.
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