Steve Uyehara Biography and Wiki
Steve Uyehara is an American journalist and broadcaster. He now co-anchors Hawaii News Now: Sunrise in the mornings beginning at 4:30 a.m. He is a three-time Emmy winner, as well as a recipient of the Edward R. Murrow and Mark Twain honors.
Uyehara co-anchors Hawaii News Now: Sunrise begins at 4:30 a.m. In the year 2000, he began working at KGMB9. He is a three-time Emmy winner, as well as a recipient of the Edward R. Murrow and Mark Twain prizes.
During his tenure with Hawaii News Now, he has been to Rome to witness the canonization of St. Damien and to New Orleans to watch the Warriors compete in the Sugar Bowl. Steve was able to fly with the Blue Angels and he traveled to Notre Dame and New York to cover the career of local lad Manti Teo.
One year, they even brought their act to Hilo for Merrie Monarch Week. However, when Steve initially started in the newsroom in 2000, it was difficult for him to become recognized. Uyehara began by filing paperwork and answering phones, hoping that his hard work would be noticed. After the Ehime Maru disaster in 2001, he was noticed for the first time by his news director. Every day, a fresh package full of cassettes would arrive in the newsroom.
Steve remained after work for many hours to write down what was on each cassette, arrange, and label them. He earned the esteem of his peers over time. Steve eventually became the weekend sports anchor, covering everything from Michelle Wie’s career to the World Series run of the Ewa Beach Little Leaguers and every UH sport.
Steve Uyehara Age and Birthday
Steve is 46 years old. He was born in September 1976, in Hawaii, United States. It is not known when Uyehara celebrates his birthday.
Steve Uyehara Height
Uyehara stands at an average height and moderate weight. He appears to be quite tall in stature if his photos, relative to His surroundings, are anything to go by.
Steve Uyehara Family and Parents
Uyehara was born and brought up in the USA by his loving parents. However, he has not disclosed any further information on his family or his siblings.
Steve Uyehara Wife and Married
Uyehara is married to his lovely wife Liz Chun. Liz is a director of philanthropy at Pali Momi Medical Center. In their marriage, Steve and his wife have been blessed with their son Jace and a daughter named Kayla.
Steve Uyehara’s Salary and Net Worth
Uyehara receives an annual salary of $75,000-$90,000 from his career as a news journalist. He has an estimated net worth of $100,000-$500,000 as of 2022.