Monique Ming Laven Biography and Wiki
Monique Ming Laven is an American news journalist currently working as a sports anchor for KIRO 7 News. She co-anchors KIRO 7 Eyewitness News at 5 and 11 p.m. every weekday alongside Steve Raible.
Monique Ming Laven Age
Monique has not disclosed any information on her age and date of birth.
Monique Ming Laven Birthday
It is Not Known When Monique celebrates her birthday.
Monique Ming Laven Height
Ming stands at an average height and moderate weight. She appears to be quite tall in stature if her photos, relative to her surroundings, are anything to go by.
Monique Ming Laven Parents
Monique 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.
Monique Ming Laven Education
Monique attended a local High School where she graduated. She then proceeded to join the University of California Berkeley a public land-grant research university in Berkeley, California, where she was a Phi Beta Kappa graduate.
Monique Ming Laven Husband
Monique is married to her loving husband James Sido who is a public relations manager at the Downtown Seattle Association.
Monique Ming Laven Wedding
Monique and James held their wedding on August 9, 2013, at Parsons Garden on Queen Anne Hill, followed by a reception at Within SoDo.
Monique Ming Laven KIRO 7 Wikipedia
Ming co-anchors KIRO 7 News at 5 pm, 6 pm, 7 pm, and 11 pm, Monday through Friday alongside Steve Raible and Dave Wagner. Monique joined KIRO 7 News in June of 2006 and has covered a wide range of stories during her tenure, including the 2009 trial of Amanda Knox in Perugia, Italy.
KIRO 7’s coverage received an Emmy Award and a National Headliner Award for Breaking News. Monique has been on the desk for some of Western Washington’s biggest news stories, including extended coverage during the Lakewood police officers’ shootings, the murder of Seattle police officer Timothy Brenton and the shootings at Marysville Pilchuck High School.
She also anchored coverage of a holiday season shooting at Westfield Southcenter for which KIRO 7 received an Emmy Award and National Headliner Award for Best Newscast. Before joining the KIRO 7 team, Monique worked as an evening anchor and reporter at WCMH in Columbus, OH, WKOW in Madison, WI, and 6News in Lawrence, KS.
During her time in the Midwest, she was in key swing states for the presidential elections in 2004 and 2008, she traveled to New York City to cover the September 11th terrorist attacks, and she biked 560 miles in six days from Minneapolis to Chicago reporting on the Heartland AIDS Ride.
During her Midwest tour of duty, she also picked up an Edward R. Murrow Award for Best News Series and the Associated Press Award for Best Documentary. Monique has made a practice of living in cities with universities, but this is the first time she’s settled into the turf of a Pac-12 rival: she is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of California, Berkeley.
One of her favorite memories is watching the Battle for the Roses game between Cal and UW. Although the Huskies pulled it out, she cherished cheering on Cal alongside her grandfather, another Golden Bear, and her favorite game day date. Often the highlight of her week comes in the car.
She’s a volunteer driver for Sound Generations (formerly King County Senior Services), and those seniors share a lot of memories, a lot of laughs, and a lot of wisdom. Monique lives in Seattle with her husband and their puppy MeiMei.
Monique Ming Laven Salary
Monique receives an annual salary of $75,000 from her career as a news journalist for KIRO 7 News.
Monique Ming Laven Net Worth
Monique is believed to have an estimated net worth of $350,000 as of 2022 from her successful career as a news journalist for KIRO 7.