Cristina Howorun Biography
Cristina Howorun is a Canadian journalist who serves at CityNews since 2015. After working as a political affairs correspondent for CTV Windsor and CTV London, Howorun joined CityTV. Four Edward R. Murrow Awards and an RTDNA Canada award for Investigative Journalism have been bestowed to her.
Cristina Howorun Age
Cristina was born in Toronto. She likes to keep her personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the date, month, or year she was born. However, she might be in her 40’s.
Cristina Howorun Height
He stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.68 m).
Cristina Howorun Family
Cristina was born and raised in Toronto and Brampton. has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight hence she has not disclosed any information about her parents. It is also not known if she has any siblings.
Cristina Howorun Husband
Howorun is very private about her personal life therefore it is not known if she is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of her being in any past relationship with anyone.
Cristina Howorun Net worth
Howorun has an estimated net worth within the range of $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her career as a journalist.
Cristina Howorun Salary
Howorun earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Cristina Howorun Education
Howorun graduated from Ryerson University with a Bachelor of Arts (BA), in Broadcast Journalism. Later she earned Master of Arts (MA), in Canadian Government and Politics from Queen’s University.
Cristina Howorun Career
Cristina worked as a Political Affairs reporter for CTV News Windsor and CTV News London after graduation. She has covered every election in Ontario since 2008, including being embedded with troops in the Mojave Desert, tracking down a suspected terrorist in Libya, exposing shocking levels of abuse and negligence in long-term care homes, and exposing the dangerous living and working conditions in the province’s jails.
She is committed to holding the government accountable and advocating for those who are unable to advocate for themselves. Several organizations have honored her work, including the UNIFOR Southern Ontario News Media Guild award for Labor Journalism, four Edward R. Murrow awards for Investigative Journalism, an RTDNA Canada medal for investigative journalism, and other team awards.
Her work with a woman who had a mastectomy by mistake influenced provincial health-care policy and resulted in the provincial oversight of a large hospital. She’s been embedded with Canadian forces in the Mojave desert, tracking down a suspected terrorist in Libya.
She is a member of the Queen’s Park press gallery and currently works for CityTV’s documentary section as an investigative producer, reporter, and host.
Christina Howorun Kidney Transplant
Howorun was diagnosed with end-stage kidney illness in 2018 and openly revealed her diagnosis and experience. While enduring daily dialysis, she continued to report on the radio.
Her cousin donated one of her kidneys in June 2019, sparing her life. Howorun filmed much of the transplant procedure for viewers and returned to the broadcast a few months later.
Cristina Howorun CityNews
She currently works at CityNews Toronto alongside;
- Adrian Ghobrial
- Alex Bloomfield
- Asher Roth
- Catherine Jetté
- Colette Desjardins
- Melanie Ng
- Natasha Ramsahai
- Sladjana Tamindzic
- Mike Leach