Robin Roberts Speaker Profile:
Roberts began her career in 1983 as a sports anchor and reporter for WDAM-TV in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. In 1984, she moved to WLOX-TV in Biloxi, Mississippi. In 1986, she was sports anchor and reporter for WSMV-TV in Nashville, Tennessee. She was also a sports anchor and reporter at WAGA-TV in Atlanta, Georgia from 1988 to 1990 and a radio host for radio station V-103 while in Atlanta.
In 2012 Roberts was inducted into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame for her contributions to and impact on the game of women’s basketball through her broadcasting work and play. In 2014 Roberts was named one of ESPNW’s Impact 25 and that same year she won the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism. In 2016 she was inducted into the Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame, and in 2018, she was the recipient of the Radio Television Digital News Foundation’s Lifetime Achievement Award. On May 19, 2018, Roberts co-anchored the historic wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the American television star, at St. George’s Chapel in London.
For availability and speaker fees, please contact Robin Roberts’s speaking agent at Chartwell here, or call +1 972 385 1021 for U.S. inquiries or +44 207 293 0864 for international inquiries.
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