“While I have written about my personal struggle with weight and fatherhood, this was something that I was not used to,” Roker told People Magazine.
The 56-year-old Roberts is a journalist, working at ABC News.
Rocker and Roberts have two children, Leila Roker (born in 1998) and Nicholas Albert Roker (born in 2002).
She has been with the network ever since and continues to contribute to the national broadcasts.
In May, Roberts got the first interview with Celine Dion after her husband, Rene Angelil, died.
As longtime Today Show viewers know, Roker has struggled with his weight throughout his life.
He had gastric bypass surgery after once reaching 340 pounds.
Her national network career began at NBC News in 1990, notes Roberts’ ABC News profile.
She started as a general assignment correspondent, reporting from Atlanta and Miami.
She then moved to Knoxville, Tennessee, working at WBIR-TV.
During the late 1980s, she was the bureau chief for the ABC affiliate in Orlando, Florida and covered NASA.
Al Sharpton with debate and analysis of the election returns throughout the evening, with additional analysis from MSNBC will have in-depth reports from battleground states across the country, including MSNBC Correspondent Chris Jansing reporting from Ohio and “Hardball” Election Correspondent David Shuster in Florida.