Why Is Shiba Russell Leaving 11Alive News? Is She Fired?

Shiba Russell received a very heartwarming goodbye after six years with 11Alive. ( Source : Instagram )

Her 11Alive team gave Shiba Russell an emotional goodbye on the live show. Thus the question rises among her viewers, where is she going now? 

Shiba Russell's colleagues gave her well wishes and wished her a morning show. Although she had one more evening show to cover at six pm, a quick video made by the team to thank her and give her best wishes was presented to her and the viewers. 

She was the first Atlanta journalist invited to the White House and had one-on-one interviews with Vice-President Kamala Harris.  

Where Is Shiba Russell Going?

Shiba Russell announced that she would be leaving 11Alive News and going back to NE the week before through her Twitter. The news reporter gave prior notice about her step down from the news channel. 

Further, throughout her career, she has put so much into and also has experiences in different filed. She is a Fitness Enthusiast and is active on her social media. However, she has not revealed which industry she might choose after returning to NE. 

Additionally, the young television anchor might have received a good chance. As she wrote, she is moving back for an excellent career opportunity. She added there, and she would be closer to her family. However, she mentioned missing Atlanta and her viewers. 

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Is The 11Alive News Anchor Shiba Russell Fired?

11Alive news anchor Shiba Russell might not have been fired. Instead, she might have stood down from her position, judging by the statement she gave to her followers on her social media account. Instead, the television sensation reported that she was moving back to NE, where she would be closer to her family. 

Some viewers think she might have been fired from the network channel, but no such news has surfaced on the internet. After working for over six years, she resigned and decided to leave the network channel. 

The experienced news channel reporter was also in WXIA-TV and is reported to be a 10X Emmy-Award Winner. She is very focused on her health and tries to maintain her body well. She also has a taste in rap music, and her colleagues named her DJ Shiba. 

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In Detail About Shiba Russell Husband & Family

Shiba might be a single mother and does not seems to have a husband. However, she has a daughter who has just graduated from high school. She has never hesitated as a mother to empower her daughter and introduce her to her followers. 

Shiba Russell in her daughters graduation in Kennesaw State University
Shiba Russell in her daughters graduation in Kennesaw State University ( Source : Instagram )

The former 11Alive reporter has shared many pictures on her social media, mainly regarding her professional career. But she has also posted images with her family members. Unfortunately, as her bio is not precisely provided anywhere, we do not have detailed information on her loved ones. 

But when she said that she would be stepping down from the channel network and moving to NE, she also added she would be closer to her family. Thus we believe she now wants to give some of her precious time to her loved ones too.