Toni Talley on balancing career and family in the entertainment industry

Toni Talley

Toni Talley is a multifaceted talent in the entertainment industry. She is currently a television host and producer for a lifestyle program on FOX4 (WDAF-TV), Great Day KC, where she shows passion telling the stories of phenomenal people, thriving businesses, and community events around the City.

Toni is a native of Kansas City, MO and a graduate of Raytown South High School. She earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Mass Communication from the Claflin University in Orangeburg, South Carolina, and a Master of Science in Applied Communications from Missouri State University in Springfield. Toni has worked as a multimedia journalist at WACH-TV/FOX in Columbia, SC, and as freelance reporter with 12 Magazine, Community Now, and The Kansas City Star.

Toni has a thriving career as a professional model in Kansas City, New York, Miami, Atlanta and Detroit. She has utilized her experience in the modeling industry to assist Kansas City non-profit, Fashion Honors Autism. She also volunteers to assist in breaking autism spectrum disorder barriers through mentorship programs and fashion inspired workshops.

Toni is Mom to one son. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.


Host/producer/engineer:  Donna Morrow Wolfe


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