Who is Alicia Acuna?
Alicia Acuna is a 52-year-old award-winning American Journalist, host and Senior Correspondent for Fox News Channel located in its Denver office. She frequently fills in for other hosts on FOX News Live and participates on panels for the Big Saturday Show and Big Sunday Show on FOX News Channel.
This article talks about American journalist “Alicia Acuna” and in it, we will be covering her biography, age, career, net worth, family background, and other facts about her. Before we proceed let’s have a look at her profile summary below.
|Birth Name||Alicia Acuna|
|Age||52 years old|
|Birth Date||May 27, 1970|
|Birth Place||Whittier, CA|
|Children||Two: Sofia and Mario|
|Net Worth||$500k to $1m|
Alicia Acuna Biography
Alicia Acuna was born to her parents in Whittier, California, USA on May 27, 1970. She holds an American nationality. Talking about her age, she is currently 52 years old.
For now, much information about Alicia’s parents hasn’t been revealed but we discovered that her parents got divorced when she was just 13 years old.
After the divorce Alicia’s father relocated to San Diego while her mother stayed in Arizona where Alicia did her primary education.
In regards to Alicia’s siblings we couldn’t find much but only that she has a sister whose name is yet to be revealed.
Alicia Acuna attended Tuscon High Magnet School from 1984 – 1988. She then furthered her education by enrolling into the Northern Arizona University where she bagged a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast journalism finishing in the year 1993.
Alicia Acuna started out in the field as an assignment editor. She completed a fellowship at the national CBS News headquarters and finished second in the 1997 APTRA reporter of the year competition.
Since joining FOX News Channel (FNC) in 1997, Alicia Acuna has held the position of Senior Correspondent located in the Denver bureau of the network.
She frequently fills in for other hosts on FOX News Live and participates on panels for the Big Saturday Show and Big Sunday Show on FOX News Channel.
Before joining Fox News Channel, she worked as a daily anchor and reporter for KSEE-TV (NBC) in Fresno, California, where she oversaw the 5 o’clock broadcast.
Likewise in Bakersfield, California, she worked as a weekend anchor/reporter for KGET-TV (NBC), where she hosted the 5 p.m. and 11 p.m. newscasts.
Alicia is famous for having covered number of significant breaking news throughout her time at the network, and she has been a crucial part of Fox News Channel’s political coverage.
Acuna has most recently been in charge of overnight reports as the situation deteriorated while covering the news surrounding Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
Additionally, she supplied FNC’s Democracy 2020 election coverage with the most recent breaking election news from Arizona.
Acuna has covered a variety of stories, including the coronavirus pandemic, the opioid epidemic, the Ebola outbreak, wildfires in the Western United States, and the aftermath of the horrific EF5 tornado that struck Moore, Oklahoma, in May 2013.
Awards and Nominations
Alicia finished in second place during the 1997 APTRA reporter of the year award. She also completed a fellowship at the national offices of CBS News.
Alicia Acuna is now married to her husband Brian Daniel Boyd. The couple are currently blessed with two children. Their first child Sofia was born in April 2004 and their second child Mario was born in September 2006.
Height and Weight Measurements
This American journalist has a height measurement standing at 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs about 52 kilograms.
Alicia Acuna Net Worth
Alicia Acuna is well-known for her diversity and contributions in Journalism, and as a result, she has amassed a significant amount of wealth. It is reported that she has an estimated net worth of $500,000 to $1 million approximately.