Whether she is working as a sports commentator, a TV host, or a fashionista, Atoya Burleson is one of the most famous American women around. She was born in 1978 to an African-American family and is married to Canadian-born athlete Nathaniel Eugene Burleson. The couple got married in 2003 in a private ceremony. They have three children together. Their eldest son, Nathaniel I, was born in 2004. Their second child, Nehemiah, was born in 2006, and their youngest child, Mia Pearl, was born in 2010.
Born to Joe Dean Shaw and Karla Shaw, Atoya went to Langston University and the University of Nevada, Los Vegas. She completed both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees there. She was also a track star in high school. She earned a track and field scholarship from the University of Nevada and won hurdles championships with her university team.
She married Canadian athlete Nathaniel Burleson in 2003. They married in a private ceremony and have been together for eighteen years. Their two children, Nathaniel I and Nehemiah, were born in 2004 and 2006. Atoya and Nate have been expanding their family to five children in 2010. In 2010, they welcomed a fifth child, Mia Pearl, in 2011.
Besides being a television host, Nate has also been a sports commentator for various networks. He has worked as a studio and sideline reporter for the NFL Network. He was also a preseason broadcast team member for the Detroit Lions. After a successful career as an NFL player, Nate decided to retire in 2014. He amassed $10 million from his NFL career, and he has made millions in his career as an actor and producer. He is also a co-founder of a sports clothing line. He has also produced music and web recordings.
Nate Burleson’s salary is reported to be around $2.7 million as a football commentator. He was also paid $2.7 million as a studio analyst for “The NFL Today” and “Good Morning Football”. He has earned the Emmy Grant for best games character/studio examiner in June of 2021. He also has a voiceover work for “Draft Rulers” and “District Attorneys.” He has produced music and verse for “Draft Rulers.”
Atoya Burleson’s net worth is estimated to be around $200,000. She has earned her money through her professional career and her marriage with Nate Burleson. She has kept her early life private from the media, and her family is largely unknown. She is also a Christian.
Nate and Atoya are known to attend children’s events together, but have yet to reveal their body measurements. It is believed that Nate is 5 feet 10 inches tall and Atoya is 5 feet 11 inches tall. Their family lives in Washington, U.S. They have also sold their home in Newcastle for $2.95 million in 2016.
During their married life, Atoya and Nate have also been known to be involved in many charitable events together. They have made an effort to give back to their community, including supporting a local homeless shelter in Washington, U.S. They have even begun a gems line.