Last Updated: 11 Jun, 2023 | Views: 168
Other Profession(s): Author
Famous For: Co-Founder Of Nuyorican Productions
Higher Education: Long Island University (C.W. Post Campus)
Net Worth: $4 Million Approx.
Lynda Lopez is an American journalist and author born on June 14, 1971. Nuyorican Productions, a production company founded in 2001 by her and Benny Medina, became active in 2006 with the release of South Beach. Lopez has anchored many media platforms. St. Martin's Press published Lopez's book AOC: The Fearless Rise and Powerful Resonance of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in 2020.
Lynda Lopez Education: Lynda Lopez was raised in the Bronx and attended elementary and secondary school. A 1989 graduate of Preston High School, she enrolled at Central Washington University. Broadcast and communication major at the Post Campus of Long Island University.
Lynda Lopez Career:
Her radio broadcasting career began at WBAB and WLIR on Long Island. Her later positions included music director and assistant program director at WXXP-FM on Long Island.
WCBS Radio in Manhattan hired her as a news anchor until August 2013, when she moved to Los Angeles to work with her sister. The station welcomed her back a year later, in the summer of 2014.
Lynda Lopez worked as an entertainment reporter while hosting Style Network's GLOW, a television show about women's beauty issues. WNBC-TV, cable entertainment TV program E!, featured Lopez's most recent entertainment news and stories. Spanish-language WNJU and News Live.
Lynda Lopez began her career as a DJ with WNEW-FM in 2003, working with Chris Booker, a New York disc jockey and Entertainment Tonight correspondent.
Lynda Lopez debuted as a weekend co-anchor (with Mike Gilliam) on WWOR-TV's My 9 Weekend News at 10 on July 29, 2006.
Lynda Lopez Awards:
1993: Named as "Who's Who Among American Hispanics
2001: Emmy Award for the contribution in "Outstanding Morning News Program".
Lynda Lopez Unknown Facts:
Lynda Lopez was in a relationship with radio and television personality Chris Booker. The two met while co-hosting WNEW-FM's morning show in 2002. Separation occurred in early 2005 between the couple.
Lynda Lopez had a daughter with Adam Goldfried in 2008. Her relationship with Goldfied subsequently ended.