Laura Moody Biography
Laura Moody is an American News Anchor/Reporter working for FOX 13 – WTVT-TV in Tampa, Florida. She joined the station in the year 2006. She is excited to be part of the FOX 13 news team.
Laura Moody Age, Date of Birth
Moody was born on August 6. 1978 in Alabama, United States. As a result, she is 44 years old as of 2022. She celebrates her birthday on the 6th of August every year.
Laura Moody Height
Moody stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m).
Laura Moody Family
Moody has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight hence she has not disclosed any information about her parents. Also, there is no information regarding Moody having any siblings.
Laura Moody Husband
Moody is married to her lovely spouse, Jim Previtera, a St. Petersburg police assistant chief. They tied the knot in the year 2015. They first met at a press conference in the year 2007 in the course of work. After they parted in the year 2007, they next met in the year 2012 when they now began dating.
Laura Moody Children / Kids
From Moody’s previous relationship, she was blessed with one child, whose identity is currently under review. From her husband’s previous relationship, he was blessed with 4 children, whose names are also currently under review. Information about Moody’s previous husband, as well as Jim’s wife, is unknown at the moment.
Laura Moody’s Net Worth
Moody has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a News Anchor/Reporter.
Laura Moody Salary
Moody earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Laura Moody Career
Moody serves at FOX 13 as a morning news co-anchor for Good Day Tampa Bay. She appears from 6 am to 10 am from Monday to Friday alongside Russell Rhodes. She began as a weekend morning co-anchor where she worked alongside Bill Murphy, her longtime FOX 13 favorite. Before joining FOX 13, she served at an ABC affiliate, WKRN-TV in Nashville, Tennessee as a weekend evening and morning news anchor. Moody began her career at SNN, the New York Times-owned station in Sarasota, Florida. Mentioning her education, Moody is a proud alumnus of Florida State University.
Since joining FOX 13, she has reported on a number of incredible stories. She has been taken on several wild rides by The brave men and women at MacDill Air Force Base. She was taken 12,000 feet up into the air by The Special Operations Command’s Parachute Team for a skydiving adventure (she calls it an unforgettable moment). Moody was the 1st female civilian to have skydived from a CV-22 Osprey. She has seen the beautiful Bay Area from a Blackhawk helicopter and ridden along with the KC-135 Air Refueling Squadron. Moody has also ridden with the United States Air Force Thunderbirds, pushing 7Gs.
She traveled to snowy Philadelphia to report on the run for the World Series, as well as the American League Championship Series. Moody enjoys watching the Tampa Bay Lightning play. The Good Day Grads segments are some of her favorite stories to share. During the segments, she tells stories of high school seniors about to graduate, where they discuss topics about peer pressure and adversity. They profile standout performers and Moody really like telling the stories of individuals who have worked hard to get their diplomas.
Her favorite segment at Good Day is “Kid Wit,” where she sits down with 3rd-graders. The segment is a sort of a play based on what Art Linkletter used to do. Moody is a volunteer in the community. She serves as a co-chair of the March for Babies.
Laura Moody Surgery / Health
In the year 2020, Moody disappeared from the newscasts for quite a while and FOX 13 viewers started wondering whether she departed from the station, or she had some health issues. Rumors said that she had Tremor Disorder and she had to undergo some medication. On September 18, 2020, she informed her viewers on her Facebook page that she was back to the newscast. In the caption of the post, she mentioned surgery.
Laura Moody Weight Loss
There is no information regarding Moody losing any weight. However, there will be an update as soon as any information regarding her weight is available in the limelight.
Laura Moody FOX 13
Moody is currently working at FOX 13 where she works alongside other famous FOX 13 meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;
- Mariah Harrison
- Haley Hinds
- Linda Hurtado
- Dan Matics
- Matthew McClellan
- Kevin O’Donnell
- Dave Osterberg
- Russell Rhodes
- Tony Sadiku
- Scott Smith
- Cynthia Smoot
- Lloyd Sowers
- Jim Weber
- Mark Wilson
Laura Moody Social Media Platforms
She is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has over 16.5K followers on Twitter.