Hazel Sanchez Biography and Wiki
Hazel Sanchez is an American journalist in the WCBS-TV, where she works as a general assignment reporter. She joined the TV station in the year 2000 and she has been working there for two decades now. Sanchez is a strong woman besides undergoing isolation and racism in her childhood it does not stop her from achieving her dreams.
She grew up in a small town in Bourbonnais, Illinois. Sanchez spent her whole childhood being made fun of her skin color and family. Her father stood by her side encouraging her to not give in to the insults and instead be proud of who she was. Her father’s words gave her courage to face her challenges and nothing could stop her from getting what she wanted.
Hazel Sanchez Age
Sanchez was born on March 14, 1972, and grew up in Bourbonnais, Illinois. She is 48 years old in 2020.
Hazel Sanchez Height
She is a woman of above-average stature. Sanchez stands at a height of 5 ft 6 in (Approx 1.68 m)
Hazel Sanchez Parents
Sanchez lived with her parents in a small town in Bourbonnais, Illinois. The family went through ups and downs including racism and discrimination. Her parents came from purely nothing but nothing could stop them from striving to surpass their challenge of poverty. Sanchez’s father named Manuel Sanchez was an anesthesiologist, while her mother hey made Carlota Sanchez, was a nurse.
Her parents moved heaven and earth to provide for her and made sure that she pursued her dream of being a journalist. She graduated from Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI, with a Bachelor of Art in broadcasting and electronic communications.
Hazel Sanchez Wedding
Sanchez and her husband Peter Joseph Rapciewicz tied their knot on a Saturday afternoon in 2011, at the Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church in New York. The wedding was initiated by Rev. Kate Dunn, a Presbyterian Minister, with Rev. Ellen Meissgeier, a Lutheran Minister. She is the daughter-in-law to Karen L. and George R. Rapciewicz.
Hazel Sanchez Husband
Sanchez’s husband named Peter Joseph Rapciewicz is an Assistant Vice President in New York, at the American International Group. He performs different duties in the Insurance and Financial Services Company which include oversight of portfolios and underwriting casualty insurance programs. The two got married after dating for several years and are blessed with two daughters named Avery and Kenzie.
Hazel Sanchez CBS
Sanchez began her career as a journalist after her graduation at WISN-TV. She was working as a news cut-in anchor and assistant producer. Prior to joining the WCBS-TV, she worked for WBAY-TV Green Bay, WI as the weekend anchor and reporter. While at WBAY-TV, she hosted a number of the station’s award-winning documentaries.
She joined WCBS-TV in 2000 and has been working at CBS 2 for two decades now. Sanchez is a reporter and occasionally reads the news. She hosted an emotional documentary known as “The Discovery of Dawn,” on one woman’s battle Anorexia Nervosa and received an award. She has been recognized as one of the best Journalists and has received many awards throughout her years of working.
Some of Hazel’s Colleagues at CBS 2 include:
Mary Calvi – Anchor and Reporter
Alice Gainer – Anchor and Reporter
Carolyn Gusoff – Anchor and Reporter
Tony Aiello – Anchor and Reporter
Chris Wragge – Anchor and Reporter
Natalie Duddridge – Anchor and Reporter
Dana Tyler – Anchor and Reporter
Jessica Moore – Anchor and Reporter
Cindy Hsu – Anchor and Reporter
Maurice DuBois – Anchor and Reporter
Elise Finch – Meteorologist
Vanessa Murdock – Meteorologist
Hazel Sanchez Salary
Sanchez has been working for the WCBS-TV for quite some time building a good image and reputation. It is evident that she receives an impressive salary. However, her actual salary is still private and away from the public.
Hazel Sanchez Net Worth
Sanchez’s net worth is not known. She has been receiving an impressive amount of salary. It is, therefore, not in doubt that she has accumulated a good fortune over the years. Her estimated net worth could be above $1 million.