Laura Diaz Bio | Wiki
Laura Diaz is a popular Southern California newscaster. Currently, Laura works as a news anchor at KTTV Fox 11 in Los Angeles since May 2012.
Before, she served as solo anchor of the weekday editions at CBS2 News at 6 pm from April 2010, until she left the station. Laura both produced and hosted some “Eye on Our Community” specials at CBS2. She was also the best anchor at both CBS2 and ABC7 in Los Angeles. She became the first Mexican-American to be in the best anchor position at a Southern California English-language television station.
Laura Diaz Age
Laura was born on February 16, 1958, in Santa Paula, California, in the United States. She is 64 years old. Laura celebrates her birthday on February 16, every year.
Laura Diaz Height
She is a woman of average stature. Laura stands at a height of 5 ft 6 in ( Approx1.65 m).
Laura Diaz Family
She is from Southern California and a first-generation Mexican American. Laura was born in Santa Paula, California, a small community in Ventura County. Laura’s family moved to the Santa Clarita Valley when Laura was the age of four years. Laura has not mentioned any details concerning either her parents or if she has siblings. Additionally, Laura is a Roman Catholic.
Laura Diaz Husband | Married
Laura happily married her lovely husband whom she has not mentioned his name to the public. The two are proud parents of two kids named Nash and Norah. She spends family time with her goddaughter named, Madison. Laura is also a Godmother to Jefferson.
Laura Diaz Education
She attended and graduated from Hart High School. Later on, laura went to San Luis Obispo to attend the California Polytechnic State University and received a Bachelor’s degree in Arts in English.
Laura Diaz Fox 11
She began her first job in television at KSBY based in San Luis Obispo, followed by one at KFSN in Fresno. Laura came back to Southern California in 1983 as a reporter at KABC-TV at the station’s bureau in Orange County. She provided many major stories as a reporter at KABC-TV, such as the Los Angeles Central Library Fire in 1986, the 1992 Los Angeles Riots, and the 1994 Northridge earthquake.
Laura started serving as a weekend anchor in 1985, and three years later, she started anchoring KABC-TV’S 6 pm weekday evening newscast. Laura was named anchor for the station’s 5 pm and 11 pm newscasts in 1997. The promotion made her the first female Hispanic lead anchor in Los Angeles at an English-language television station.
Laura joined KCBS-TV in September 2002 working as a co-anchor of the CBS 2 News at 5 and 11 pm alongside Harold Greene, and Paul Magers joined her as co-anchor in 2004. She was also one of the previous hosts of the groundbreaking Vista L.A. on KABC-TV, one of the first public affairs programs in Southern California to work with the English-speaking Latino audience in the region.
The program won the coveted Imagen Award two times while Laura was co-host. Laura’s service at Vista L.A. also won three local Emmy Awards. She won a third Imagen award when “Eye on Our Community” was chosen as Best Local Informational Program in August 2011. Laura came to the FOX L.A. weekend news broadcasts with FOX news anchor Susan Hirasuna in May 2012.
Laura’s colleagues at Fox include:
Soumada Khan– Traffic | weather reporter
Liz Habib– sports anchor
Araksya Karapetyan– anchor
Christina Gonzalez – reporter
Christine Devine– anchor
Rita Garcia -anchor
Steve Eagar– anchor
Sandra Endo – reporter
Steve Noviello – anchor
Rick Dickert – meteorologist
Laura Diaz News Anchor Orlando
She served as a weekday morning news anchor. Laura rose ratings from 3rd to 1st in the market in 3 months. She also wrote, edited, and produced news stories of the day. Later on, she managed a team of reporters and photojournalists in the field. Laura anchored in the field for major events such as the Casey Anthony trial.
Laura Diaz Salary
She is a Fox 11 anchor. Therefore, Laura earns her salary as a news anchor at KTTV Fox 11 in Los Angeles since May 2012. Laura’s average salary is $71,211 per year.
Laura Diaz Net Worth
Laura earns her wealth from her work as a news anchor at KTTV Fox 11 in Los Angeles. Therefore, Laura has accumulated a decent fortune over the years she has worked. Laura’s estimated net worth is $617,171
How Old Is Laura Diaz
Laura is a 64-year-old who was born on February 16, 1958, in Santa Paula, California, in the United States.
Is Laura Diaz Married
Yes. Laura happily married her lovely husband whom she has not mentioned his name to the public. The two are proud parents of two kids named Nash and Norah.
Where Is Laura Diaz
Laura works as a news anchor at KTTV Fox 11 in Los Angeles since May 2012. Before, she served as solo anchor of the weekday editions at CBS2 News at 6 pm from April 2010, until she left the station. She both produced and hosted some “Eye on Our Community” specials at CBS2.