Araksya Karapetyan Biography
Araksya Karapetyan is an Armenian-born American anchor who is currently working at KTTV. She serves as the co-anchor of Good Day LA which airs from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m alongside Tony McEwing. In addition, she joined the FOX 11 team in March of 2012.
Araksya Karapetyan Career
Armenia is her native home and she relocated to the United States when she was seven years old. After a devastating earthquake, a brewing conflict with Azerbaijan, and the demise of the Soviet Union contributed to her family’s decision to leave their homeland. She was brought up in Palos Verdes Estates.
In addition, she has worked at KOIN-TV in Portland, Oregon where she served as a general assignment reporter and fill-in host. Karapetyan has worked at KIDK-TV in Idaho Falls where she served as a producer, reporter, and anchor.
Furthermore, she started her television career at KABC-TV in Los Angeles and KFI 640 AM radio in Burbank where she served as an intern. She gained her interest in journalism after she went back for a summer visit to Armenia. While she was in Armenia, she explored to see what everyday life was like for the majority.
Araksya attended Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Relations and Broadcast Journalism. In addition, she is eloquent in English, Armenian and she can speak conversationally Spanish and Russian.
Araksya Karapetyan Salary
Karapetyan earns a salary of about $47,000-$120,000.
Araksya Karapetyan Net Worth
Karapetyan has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $7 Million which she has earned through her career as an anchor.
Araksya Karapetyan Age
Karapetyan is 39 years old as of 2021. She was born on August 27, 1982, in Leninakan, Armenian SSR, Soviet Union. She celebrates her birthday on the 27th of August every year.
Araksya Karapetyan Height and Weight
Karapetyan stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches tall. However, information about her weight will be updated when available.
Araksya Karapetyan Family
Karapetyan likes to keep her personal life private hence she has neither disclosed the names of her parent nor those of her siblings. However, this information will be updated when available.
Araksya Karapetyan Husband and Children
Karapetyan is married to Amir Yousefi who is a well-known Iranian footballer who plays as a midfielder for the Iranian Pro Club. The two met each other through their mutual friend in Palos Verdes Estates. On March 2, 2012, they tied the knot in Taglyan Complex, Los Angeles.
Together they have been blessed with two daughters; Sevan Yousefi who was born on June 6, 2016. As of today, she is almost five years old, and Sona Yousefi was born on April 23, 2019.
Araksya Karapetyan House
Information about her house will be updated when available.
Araksya Karapetyan Social Media Platform
Karapetyan is very active on her Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook page and she has 36k followers on Twitter 100k followers on Instagram and 92k followers on Facebook.