Syleste Rodriguez Biography
Syleste Rodriguez is an American Anchor, Reporter, and Host currently working at FOX 10 Phoenix since joining the station in January 2013.
Syleste Rodriguez Age
Rodriguez is 42 years old as of 2021. In an interview in 2015, she said that she was her age as 36.
Syleste Rodriguez Height
Rodriguez stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall.
Syleste Rodriguez Family
She is originally from Tempe, Arizona, and her family is one of the first five families of Tempe and is listed in the Tempe Historical Museum.
Syleste Rodriguez Husband
Rodriguez is married to Gary Knudson and the couple is blessed with three children and an Aussie puppy named Jack Raphael. On July 3, 2021, she posted a photo of her family on her Instagram account.
Syleste Rodriguez Net Worth
Rodriguez has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million and $5 Million which she has earned through her career as a reporter/ anchor.
Syleste Rodriguez Salary
Rodriguez earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Syleste Rodriguez Education
Rodriguez attended Marcos de Niza High School in Tempe, and she went to Arizona State University, and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism. Currently, she is working on a Master’s in Public Policy at Arizona State University.
Syleste Rodriguez Career
Throughout her career, Rodriguez has been recognized with many awards. In 2012, she won an Emmy Award for the Morning Show Newscast and in 2010 she was Nominated for her story in a series on Drought in Arizona. Additionally, Rodriguez was awarded by the Autism Society of America for Best Broadcast Story.
While Rodriguez was a student at won Arizona State University, she won a Hearst Collegiate Pulitzer for her work on Sheriff Arpaio, Polygamy, and a story on an Ecstasy Ring. She is as well deeply connected to the Hispanic community in the Valley, emceeing dozens of events and also graduating from Valle del Sol’s Hispanic Leadership Institute in 2008.
Syleste has worked in Boise, Idaho, and also in Flagstaff, Arizona, and interned at multiple stations in Phoenix while attending Arizona State University.
During her free time, her days are busy with her three young children and her supportive husband, she as well volunteers at her church as well as at Newswatch, the student-run newscast at her Alma Mater the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University.
Syleste Rodriguez FOX 10 Phoenix
Rodriguez is currently working at FOX 10 Phoenix where she works alongside other famous FOX 10 Phoenix anchors and reporters including;
- Stephanie Olmo
- Renee Nelson
- Marc Martinez
- Kari Lake
- Ron Hoon
- Troy Hayden
- John Hook
- Ty Brennan
- Christina Carilla
Syleste Rodriguez Social Media Platforms
Rodriguez is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has over 13k followers on Twitter, over 36k followers on Instagram, and over 69k followers on Facebook.