Christina Gonzalez Biography
Christina Gonzalez is a Los Angeles, California-based American news anchor. Christina is now working as a reporter for Fox 11. (KTTV). Christina has been a part of FOX 11 since 1990. On May 1, 2007, she was involved in the immigrant protest melee at MacArthur Park.
She is a regular guest speaker, a young people’s advisor, and a mentor for several schools and universities. Many Southern California agencies and city councils have recognized Christina’s presence, including the Los Angeles City Council, which cited her for her “extraordinary dedication and many commitments to supporting the community.”
Christina Gonzalez Age
Christina’s age and date of birth are not known to the public, she is rather secretive about her personal life.
Christina Gonzalez Birthday
Gonzales has not disclosed any information on her birthday nor her date of birth.
Christina Gonzalez Height
Christina stands at a height of 5 ft 6 in ( 1.65 m).
Christina Gonzalez Family
She was born in New York, NY, in the United States and grew up in Bogotá, Colombia, and Miami, Florida. she has not disclosed any information on her family nor her siblings at the moment.
Christina Gonzalez Education
She attended and graduated cum laude from the Campus of Miami.
Christina Gonzalez Husband
Christina is currently married to her new husband who is a retired Southern California Police Constable.
Christina Gonzalez Tom Leykis
Gonzales was formerly married to Tom Leykis, a radio talk show host. Tom reportedly found and investigated several hotel receipts and discovered that Christina had cheated on him, resulting in their divorce.
Christina’s name was not listed on Tom’s former radio program, but Tom claimed that his then-wife cheated on him when he was in Arizona. It was suggested that Christina cheated on him with coworkers and news presenter, writer, and voice-over actor Fernando Escandon because she was married to him at the time and working in Arizona.
Christina Gonzalez Salary
According to KTTV anchor salary, Christina receives an annual average salary of $85,000.
Christina Gonzalez Net Worth
Christina’s net worth is approximated to be ranging between $100,000-$300,000 as of 2021.
Christina Gonzalez Career
She began her radio career as a show producer at WNWS in Miami, Florida. Then, Christina worked at KVVA Radio in Phoenix, Arizona, where she presented famous radio talk shows and anchored news updates. In the mid-1980s, she started her television broadcasting career as a general assignment reporter at KTVW in Phoenix, Arizona.
In the late 1980s, she hosted the 18:00 and 22:00 newscasts at Univision’s Los Angeles affiliate, KMEX. Christina became the first journalist from a Spanish-language station to successfully “cross over” to English-language TV news when she joined Fox in 1990.
Christina was the driving force behind Fox 11’s On Our Toes campaign in May 1991. The Los Angeles County Probation Department has approved the innovative alternative dance curriculum for at-risk youth. The program is a tribute to her work with the dancers who come from school districts and cultural organizations.
She received a Women in Communications award for a half-hour special documenting On Our Toes, as well as a 1993 Clarion Award for her best public relations program and another Los Angeles area Emmy nomination for arts and culture programming. Christina’s reporting on the unrest at the US/Mexico border received further Emmy nominations in 1991.
Another special she wrote, made, and anchored was California Aids Ride, which was about a week-long, 850-kilometer fundraiser cycling event in 1994. Christina’s work was recognized with Golden Mike awards for best documentary, news videography, and videotape editing, as well as a regional Emmy nomination in 1995.