Jovana Lara is an American weekday news anchor currently serving for ABC 7 News airing at 11 am and 5 pm. In addition, she also reports on solutions to community problems for Eyewitness News.
Jovana Lara Age
Lara is 55 years old as of 2021, born on January 11, 1966, in Cuba.
Jovana Lara Height
Lara stands at a height of 5 ft 6 tall.
Jovana Lara Family
She was raised in Glendale after her family emigrated from Cuba. She is the daughter of Bonifacio Lara. She has not disclosed about her mom. She was also blessed with an older sister named Isabella who died from breast cancer in 2006.
Jovana Lara Husband
Lara is the wife of Dr. Randy Brooks, blessed with two children.
Jovana Lara Kids
Lara is a mom to a girl and boy, Their firstborn, a daughter, Alex Brooks, is 17 years old, and a son, Hunter Brooks, who is now 12 years old.
Jovana Lara Education
She attended and graduated from Loyola Marymount University and originally pursued a career in business.
Jovana Lara Salary
She receives an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Jovana Lara Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $ 1 Million – $ 5 million.
Jovana Lara ABC 7 News
Lara began serving as a weekends reporter for KESQ. Later after one year of reporting, Jovana was promoted to weekend anchor. Eager to hone her reporting skills, Jovana took on a second job reporting for the Orange County News Channel. In addition, she has also worked in both Palm Springs and Orange County until she was hired to report by KNSD in San Diego.
In addition, she has also been awarded an Emmy for a story about a small village near Tijuana washed away in the 1997 mudslides of El Nino. Two other stories were also Emmy-nominated that year. Besides that, she also won commendations from the San Diego Press Club.
Prior to working for ABC 7, joining in 2000 She also won four Emmys for her role as co-host on Vista L.A. As a reporter, Jovana has covered everything from breaking news including fires, crimes, and natural disasters to in-depth feature stories.