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Jovana Lara Profile
Jovana Lara is an American anchor who is currently working at ABC7 News. At the station, she is the weekday anchor for the 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. and reports on solutions to community problems for Eyewitness News. Additionally, she joined the news team in 2000, previously she worked both in Palm Springs and Orange County until she was hired to report by KNSD in San Diego.
Jovana Lara Age
Lara is 57 years old as of 2023. She was born on 11th January 1966, in Cuba, United States of America. She celebrates her birthday on 11th January every year.
Jovana Lara Height
She stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Jovana Lara Family
Lara was born in Cuba, United States of America. She is from Glendale after her family emigrated from Cuba when she was just a small child. Her father is Bonifacio Lara while her mother’s name is not unknown. She grew up alongside her elder sister named Isabella who died in 2006 from Breast cancer.
Jovana Lara Husband
Lara is happily married to her loving husband Dr. Randy Brooks who is an Oral Surgeon. The couple is blessed with two wonderful children. A daughter who is the firstborn Alex Brooks and a son named Hunter Brooks.
Jovana Lara Career
Jovana was raised in Glendale after her family emigrated from Cuba when she was a small child. Although she was always interested in broadcasting, Jovana graduated from Loyola Marymount University and originally pursued a career in business. Furthermore, she started in Palm Springs working weekends for KESQ.
Additionally, after one year of reporting, Jovana was promoted to weekend anchor. Eager to hone her reporting skills, Jovana took on a second job reporting for the Orange County News Channel. She continued to work both in Palm Springs and Orange County until she was hired to report by KNSD in San Diego.
During her first year in San Diego, Jovana won an Emmy for a story about a small village near Tijuana washed away in the 1997 mudslides of El Nino. Additionally, two other stories were in the Emmy Nominee that year. Later, she won commendations from the San Diego Press Club. Since joining ABC7 Eyewitness News in 2000, Jovana has won four Emmys for her role as co-host on Vista L.A.
Furthermore, as a reporter, Jovana has covered everything from breaking news including fires, crimes, and natural disasters to in-depth feature stories. She’s traveled to Mexico and Guatemala to cover earthquakes, immigration, and the Pope’s visit as well as the ongoing quality of life issues facing both Los Angeles and Mexico City. Additionally, Jovana is active on behalf of the station at many community events.
Jovana Lara Salary
She has an estimated annual salary of $30,000 to $80,000 from her career at ABC7 News.
Jovana Lara Net Worth
Lara has an estimated annual net worth of $ 1 million to $5 million earned from her career as an Anchor.
Jovana Lara Social Media Platforms
Lara is very active on her Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook pages. She has 10k followers on Twitter, 18.6k followers on Instagram, and 26k followers on Facebook.