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Laura Garcia Profile
Laura Garcia is an American anchor who is currently working at NBC Bay Area. At the station, she anchors weekday mornings, Today In The Bay and Midday In The Bay alongside Marcus Washington.
Laura Garcia Age
Garcia is 54 years old as of 2023. She was born on 5th March 1969, in Porterville, California, United States of America. She celebrates her birthday on the 5th of March every year.
Laura Garcia Height
She stands at an average height of 5 feet 5 inches tall.
Laura Garcia Family
She is the daughter of father, Mike Garcia, and mother, Ruth Garcia. She was raised in Porterville, California, United States of America. Additionally, she has an elder brother and a sister whose names are not available. Her brother celebrated his birthday on 25th September.
Laura Garcia Husband
Garcia was married to Brent Cannon Schweigert from June 1997 to 2016. Her ex-husband is also an anchor and reporter. The two had triplets Katherine, Claire, and Jack in 2009. The two separated in January 2016 because of an abusive relationship.
Garcia even charged Brent Cannon with domestic violence and accused him of extreme physical behavior which ended in a divorce. Currently, she is engaged to a man named Marcus. Furthermore, the two got engaged on 30th September 2019. Additionally, On 1st January 2022, she shared a post and a photo of her wedding day on her Instagram page.
Laura Garcia Career
This multiple Emmy award-winning journalist began her career in broadcasting in San Francisco before moving on to report and anchor in Fresno. Prior to joining NBC Bay Area, Laura was an investigative reporter and anchor in Phoenix, Arizona. While there, Laura won The Associated Press Reporter of the Year Award along with multiple Emmy and AP awards for writing and reporting.
Additionally, one of her fondest achievements was accepting an Emmy award in San Francisco for best daytime broadcast. Furthermore, Laura with the Best Daytime Newscast Award in the Bay Area by the Bay Area Women in Radio and Television.
Laura is an avid participant in various organizations. Moreover, she is a member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists and serves on the Board of Trustees of her alma mater, Saint Mary’s College of California in Moraga, where she received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications and Government.
Laura also serves on the Board of Directors for the American Cancer Society as well as the Board of the Catholic Professional Business Club. When she’s not on the anchor desk, depending on the season, Laura enjoys golfing, skiing, snowshoeing, reading, cooking, and spending time with family and friends. She is the proud mother of triplets Katherine, Claire, and Jack.
Laura Garcia Salary
She has an estimated annual salary of $30,000 to $80,000 from her career at NBC Bay Area.
Laura Garcia Net Worth
Garcia has an estimated annual Net Worth of $ 1 million to $5 million earned from her career as an Anchor.
Laura Garcia Social Media Platforms
Garcia is very active on her Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook pages. She has 8.8k followers on Twitter, 4.4k followers on Instagram, and 30k followers on Facebook.