Lolita Lopez Biography
Lolita Lopez is an American Emmy award-winning investigative reporter and anchor who is currently working at KNBC. She serves as the anchor of the 11 a.m. and 4, 5, 6, and 11 p.m newscast. In addition, she joined the NBC4 news team in 2011.
Lolita Lopez Career
In her journalism career, she did cover a wide range of significant stories, including national stories from the Los Angeles Kings Stanley Cup win in 2012 to the Christopher Dorner manhunt. Additionally, she was stationed at Ground Zero in the earlier stages of her career fr a period of two weeks while she covered the World Trade Center tragedy and spent many years reporting the effects of that tragedy.
Furthermore, she has served as a journalist for more than twenty years. She also previously worked at WPIX-TV in New York, where she served as a general assignment reporter but later on, she was promoted to serve as a sports anchor. In addition, she became the main sports anchor and a field reporter for the NY Mets, working alongside the late great Hall of Fame pitcher Tom Seaver.
For her outstanding work, she has received recognition with a number of industry awards, including several Los Angeles area Emmy Awards. She has also won two New York area Emmy Awards one for ‘Best Live Sports Coverage’ and for ‘Best Sports Feature.’ In addition, New York’s largest Spanish language daily newspaper, El Diario La Prensa praised her as one of the most outstanding women in the community.
Santurce, Puerto Rico is her birth home but later on, she was brought up in Houston while she was four years old. She attended Harvard University where she graduated proudly in 1998. While she studied at Harvard University, she was part of the women’s volleyball and track teams for four years prior to also being co-captain of the volleyball team her junior and senior years.
During her leisure time, she enjoys spending quality time with family and friends sharing stories with lots of good food, playing volleyball on any grass or beach court, participating in charitable events that support important causes impacting Southern Californians, including; promoting the importance of youth sports in our communities, and the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk.
Lolita Lopez Age
Lopez likes to keep her personal life private hence she has not disclosed her age. However, this information will be updated when available.
Lolita Lopez Height and Weight
Lopez has not disclosed her height and weight. However, this information will be updated when available.
Lolita Lopez Family
Lopez’s father was a coach at Rice University. However, she has neither disclosed the names of her parents nor those of her siblings as she likes to keep her personal life private.
Lolita Lopez Husband and Children
Lopez is a married woman and together with her husband they have been blessed with a daughter. However, information about her husband and children will be updated when available.
Lolita Lopez Net Worth
Lopez has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $7 Million which she has earned through her career as an investigative reporter.
Lolita Lopez Salary
Lopez earns a salary of about $47,000-$120,000.
Lolita Lopez Breast cancer
Lopez is a breast cancer survivor and she shared her own challenges during treatment and recovery with a series of stories on her courageous fight against the disease.
Lolita Lopez Social Media Platform
Lopez is very active on her Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook page and she has 4k followers on Twitter, 1k followers on Instagram and 6k followers on Facebook.