Lucy Bustamante Biography
Lucy Bustamante is an American morning news anchor and breaking news anchor currently working at NBC10 as a morning news anchor and at Telemundo62 as a breaking news anchor. The two-time Emmy award winner previously worked at WWL-TV in New Orleans.
In the earlier stages of her career, Lucy served as the morning and noon anchor at WVEC-TV in Norfolk, Virginia, prior to her tenure at NBC10. During this time, she simultaneously held the position of morning news anchor at WVXX-La FM’s Selecta 103.3, a Spanish-language radio station, where she provided weekday morning coverage.
She also has experience as an evening anchor at WWL-TV in New Orleans, where she and her colleagues extensively reported on the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina over a continuous three-month period.
Bustamante’s notable achievements include her pivotal role in averting an explosion at the Philadelphia Energy Solutions plant in South Philadelphia in June 2019. Her exceptional work has garnered recognition, including three regional Edward R. Murrow awards in 2011 for her documentary explaining the Affordable Care Act in Virginia, as well as multiple Associated Press accolades for her outstanding anchoring.
Furthermore, Lucy is not only an accomplished journalist but also the founding president of the Philadelphia Chapter of Hispanic Journalists. She is deeply committed to actively engaging with and supporting the Hispanic community, participating in various community initiatives across the state.
Lucy Bustamante Age
Bustamante has not disclosed any information on her age and date of birth.
Lucy Bustamante Height
Bustamante stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches with a moderate weight of 54 kg.
Lucy Bustamante Family
Bustamante was born and brought up in the USA by her loving parents. However, she has not disclosed any further information on her family or her siblings. Lucy earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication from Loyola University.
Lucy Bustamante Husband | Married
Bustamante is married to her loving husband. In their marriage, Bustamante and her husband have been blessed with four wonderful children.
Lucy Bustamante WWL TV
Bustamante formerly worked as an evening anchor for WWL-TV in New Orleans, where she and her coworkers covered the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina for three months straight.
Lucy Bustamante Salary
Bustamante receives an annual salary of $75,000-$90,000 from her career as a news journalist. She has an estimated net worth of $100,000-$500,000 as of 2023.