Rita Garcia Biography
Rita Garcia is an American anchor/reporter working at ABC13. There she serves as a weekday morning anchor. She joined the station in May 2021. Prior to this, she served at FOX 11 – KTTV.
Rita Garcia Age
She celebrates her birthday on the 24th of April. She has not yet disclosed the year and month she was born. However, she might be in her 30’s.
Rita Garcia Height
Garcia stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches tall.
Rita Garcia Family
Garcia has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Garcia has any siblings.
Rita Garcia Husband
She is married to Sergio, The couple’s engagement went viral after she posted their picture after getting engaged. The couple engaged in Paris at the Eiffel Tower, Bon travail while on vacation. On March 25, 2021, she posted a photo of her wedding day and captioned that it was such a perfect day.
Rita Garcia Net Worth
Garcia has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million -$5 Million which she has earned through her career as a journalist.
Rita Garcia Salary
Garcia earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Rita Garcia Career
Garcia serves at ABC13 as a weekday morning anchor. Before joining ABC13, she worked at FOX 11 – KTTV as a weekday morning news anchor on Good Day LA from 4:00 to 7:00 a.m. She worked there from December 2017 to May 2021.
Garcia worked at FOX 26 KRIV in Houston, Texas as a weekday morning anchor prior to joining FOX 11. She worked for KCBS / KCAL in Los Angeles before that. Garcia started her television career in South Texas’s Rio Grande Valley, where she covered a variety of foreign border stories.
Rita was born in Austin, TX. When her parents gave her a tape recorder and a mic to read her stories aloud, she picked up a microphone at a very young age. She would practice and record herself regularly (she hasn’t stopped speaking since). When she was exposed to a program in high school focusing on radio & television as a freshman, her interest in journalism was sparked.
She developed a passion for covering the news by reading the daily school announcements. When coming to her education, she interned at National Public Radio (NPR) and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Electronic Media from the School of Mass Communications of Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas.
The death of Kobe Bryant, the Woolsey Crash, the Oscars & Emmy red carpet, Super Bowl 51, Hurricane Harvey, the 2017 and 2018 World Series, and the death of Michael Jackson are some of its most notable coverage.
During the 2020 Coronavirus Pandemic, Garcia was also the first-morning news anchor in the Los Angeles market to broadcast an entire morning newscast live from home. Rita was recently featured in the Los Angeles Times and was asked to be Rachael Ray’s guest host.
Rita Garcia FOX 11
Garcia has worked at FOX 11 where she worked alongside other famous FOX 11 anchors and reporters including;
- Mary Yoon
- Marla Tellez
- Phil Shuman
- Maria Quiban
- Drew Pinsky
- Elex Michaelson
- Tony McEwing
- Bill Lamb
- Soumada Khan
- Susan Hirasuna
- Liz Habib
- Rick Dickert
- Laura Diaz
- Christine Devine
- Bob DeCastro
- Vanessa Borge
- Araksya Karapetyan
Rita Garcia Social Media Platforms
Garcia is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has over 22.9k followers on Twitter, over 34.8k followers on Instagram, and over 30k followers on Facebook.