Gilbert Baez Wiki – Gilbert Baez Biography
Gilbert Baez is an American journalist working as a Fayetteville news reporter at WRAL-TV since 1998. He also worked as a weather anchor and Fayetteville news reporter for WRAL-TV from 1996 to 2012. Previously in 1995, he worked at WTVD-TV, Durham as a community relations specialist for Cumberland County Schools. He has also worked at Fayetteville from 1989 to 1995 as a weather anchor and Fayetteville news reporter. He was at WRAL-TV from 1986 to 1988 serving as a weather anchor and photojournalist. He was at WKFT, Fayetteville from 1990 to 2005 as an adjunct professor of communications at Campbell University. He was also at Buies Creek from 1978 to 1981 working as a communications officer for the U.S. Army in Fort Bragg.
He has won several awards in broadcasting, including a National Edward R. Murrow Award in 1995 for a story about Fort Bragg soldiers killed when an F-16 Fighter Jet collided with a C-130 Cargo Plane at Pope Air Force Base. In the year 1973, he was selected as the National Youth of the Year for the Boys & Girls Club of America.
He is a holder of a Bachelor of Arts in English with special emphasis in radio and TV broadcasting, 1978, Central State University, Wilberforce, Ohio. He also took Ranger Tab in 1977, from U.S. Army Ranger School, Fort Benning, Georgia. He has not only worked as a television news reporter but also spent more than 30 years as a radio announcer, program, and news director. He once was also a nightclub disc jockey! He has also hosted a talent-filled karaoke night at a local hotel in Fayetteville. He loves to sing occasionally but really enjoys listening to the talented individuals who come out on Friday nights. He also loves to play golf.
Gilbert Baez Age
He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.
Gilbert Baez Wife
He married his wife Carolyn Joyner in Mississippi. Their wedding was at Brown Missionary Baptist Church.
Gilbert Baez Children
He has seven children, five daughters all adults, and two grown sons. He also has seven grandchildren, five grandsons, and two granddaughters with one godson.
Gilbert Baez Twitter
Gilbert Baez Twitter account is @WRALGilbert. His Twitter bio reads, “Emmy and Nation Edward R. Murrow Award-winning Journalist. WRAL News Fayetteville Reporter Former Adjunct Professor at Campbell University .”