Laura Garcia Biography and Wiki
Laura Garcia is a well-known American news journalist and multiple Emmy award-winning reporter who currently anchors weekday mornings, Today In The Bay (NBC), and Midday In The Bay alongside Marcus Washington. She has also worked as an investigative reporter and anchor in Phoenix, Arizona.
Laura Garcia NBC Age
Laura Garcia is 52 Years Old as of 2021. She was born on March 5, 1969, in Porterville, California, USA.
Laura Garcia Birthday
Garcia celebrates her birthday on March 5th every year.
Laura Garcia Height and Weight
Garcia is blessed with a perfect body shade that matched her character. The NBC Bay Area anchor, Garcia stands at an average height and moderate weight. She appears to be quite tall in stature, if her photos, relative to her surrounding are anything to go by.
Laura Garcia Parents and Education
Laura was born and brought up in Porterville, California, in the USA, by her caring mother Ruth, and her selfless father Mike Garcia. Moreover, she has two siblings, a sister, and an elder brother. Nonetheless, not much is known about her siblings.
Digging into her academic records, The California native, Garcia is a proud graduate of Saint Mary’s College of California in Moraga where she earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications and Government.
Also, 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. Additionally, she serves on the Board of Directors for the American Cancer Society as well as the Board of the Catholic Professional Business Club.
Laura Garcia Husband
Laura was recently married to her co-anchor Brent Cannon Schweigert, however, the couple separated due to an unknown misunderstanding with her husband. The two officially divorced in 2016 after twelve years of marriage. At the moment, she is a single mother and a proud mom of three children, triplets: two daughters Katherine, and Claire, and a son Jack.
The triplets were born in 2009 and they’re currently at the age of 8. 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
Laura Garcia and Brent Cannon Schweigert Wedding
The NBC anchor Garcia and her ex-husband Brent Cannon Schweigert held their colorful wedding in 1997, in a wonderful ceremony attended by their family and friends. As a couple, they have three kids triplets Katherine, Claire, and Jack.
Laura Garcia Salary
Garcia receives an average annual salary of between $30, 100 and $55, 500. This translates to an hourly average wage of between $10.15 and $31.32. She has also spent a couple of years working as an investigative reporter and anchor in Phoenix, Arizona. So, her salary throughout time has changed and also increased.
Laura Garcia NBC Bay Area Wikipedia
Emmy award-winning journalist Garcia currently anchors weekday mornings, Today In The Bay and Midday In The Bay alongside her co-anchor Marcus Washington. Before she joined NBC, she used to work as an investigative reporter and anchor in Phoenix, Arizona.
Laura Garcia Awards
While there, Garcia was honored with The Associated Press Reporter of the Year Award along with multiple Emmy and AP awards for writing and reporting. One of her best achievements was when she received an Emmy award in San Francisco for best daytime broadcast. Likewise, she was also recognized with a Best Daytime Newscast Award in the Bay Area by the Bay Area Women in Radio and Television.
Laura Garcia Other Projects
Aside from being an anchor, Garcia is also exclusively involved in various organizations. For Instance, she is an active 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.
Moreover, Laura also serves on the Board of Directors for the American Cancer Society as well as the Board of the Catholic Professional Business Club.
Laura Garcia Net Worth
Garcia has an estimated Net Worth of $450,000 as of 2022, She has amassed this amount from her career as an anchor and reporter for NBC Bay Area and other previous networks she has worked for.