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Marcelle Fontenot Biography
Marcelle Fontenot is an American News Anchor working at KATC since August 2004. She interned at KATC TV3 during the summer of 2001 and in August of 2004, officially joined the news department. Fontenot was named co-anchor of the 6:00 newscast in June 2006.
She became co-anchor of the 5, 6, and 10 o’clock editions of Acadiana’s News Channel then, in September 2008.
Marcelle Fontenot Age
Marcelle Fontenot has not shared her exact age, month, day, and year of birth to the limelight. Hence, its not known when she celebrates her birthday.
Marcelle Fontenot Height
Fontenot stands at an average height. Although, she has not shared any information concerning her height and other body measurements with the media.
Marcelle Fontenot Family
Fontenot is a native of Opelousas although she is so secretive when it comes to personal matters. Hence she has not disclosed any information regarding her parents and siblings.
Marcelle Fontenot Husband
Fontenot is merely married to her handsome husband called Jay. Both she and her husband are physical therapists and juggle a grueling schedule. Sharing the care of their two boys, Langston, 3, and Gavin, 6 months
Marcelle Fontenot Children
Fontenot and her loving husband Jay are the parents of their two cute sons. Their names are; Langston who is 3, and Gavin, who is 6 months.
Marcelle Fontenot Education
Fontenot earned her Mass Communications degree with Honors at Southern University in 1998-2002. She later attended Northeastern University and graduated with Masters’s Degree Program, Corporate and Organizational Communications in 2014.
Marcelle Fontenot Salary
Fontenot receives an annual salary of $58,233, according to the KATC anchor’s salary.
Marcelle Fontenot Net Worth
Fontenot earns an approximate net worth that ranges between $100-$1 million US dollars.
Marcelle Fontenot Career
Fontenot has covered some of the biggest stories of our time: Hurricanes Katrina. And Rita, the Jena Six, the Presidential Election of 2008 in her career. She is intrigued by politics and has spent time with Former Presidents George H.W. Bush and Bill Clinton.
Fontenot has also gone “Inside Angola”–an in-depth series about life inside what was once known as “America’s Bloodiest Prison.”Top 20 Under 40, Women Who Mean Business, Best Anchor. And Tops of Acadiana are some of the honors Marcelle has received in her 14-year career.
She has won Associated Press awards for in-depth series called “Facebook Stalking” and her community affairs reporting. Fontenot works closely with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Acadiana.