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Lyanne Melendez Bio, KGO-TV, Height, Age, Family, Spouse, and Net Worth

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Lyanne Melendez Biography

Lyanne Melendez is a Puerto Rican American in the journalism field who works for KGO-TV as an award winning TV news reporter and a fill-in anchor. She joined ABC7 in June 1994 as a general assignment reporter. Before joining the team she worked as a Senior Correspondent and Substitute News Anchor for CNN Spanish.

Lyanne Melendez Photo
Melendez Photo

Lyanne Melendez Height

Melendez stands at a rough height of 5 feet and 6 inches

Lyanne Melendez Age

Melendez celebrates her birthday every June 10 annually, she however keeps her birth year away from the limelight. Nonetheless, we will update this information once available.

Personal Life

Lyanne Melendez Relatives and Family

Melendez keeps away information regarding her family and relatives away from the public eye. However, we will update this information once it’s available to the public.

Lyanne Melendez Spouse and Children

Melendez is happily married to her husband Simon and together they have been blessed with three children Max Ashley and Bartex. The couple celebrates their anniversary on October 7 every year.

Lyanne Melendez Education

Melendez graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and attained Master’s degree, Communication and Media Studies in 1983 – 1985 and The University of Alabama and graduated with a
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Journalism.

Professional Life

Lyanne Melendez Career

Melendez works for KGO-TV as an award winning TV news reporter and a fill-in anchor. She joined ABC7 in June 1994 as a general assignment reporter. Before joining the team she worked as a Senior Correspondent and Substitute News Anchor for CNN Spanish.

“Nicholas’ Gift of Life,” the story of a Bay Area boy whose organs were donated to seven Italian recipients, earned Melendez an Emmy and RTNDA in 1999. She received the Outstanding Person in Communications Award from the Puerto Rican Institute of New York, the AsociaciĆ³n de Cronistas de espectaculos Award for Reporter of the Year, and the Latina Media Person of the Year Award from New York University in 1992.

Melendez came from CNN-SPANISH in New York where she functioned as a senior reporter and substitute anchor. She has also held positions at Puerto Rico’s San Juan television stations. In 1984, she worked as a production specialist at WTMJ in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where she began her broadcasting career.

Special assignments have taken Melendez to Somalia, Iraq, Central and South America, Saudi Arabia, and Kuwait. Melendez covers the Guides and training beat in the Narrows Region.

Lyanne Melendez Net Worth

Melendez has garnered a net worth ranging from $1 million to $6 million during his successful career as a journalist.

Lyanne Melendez Salary

Melendez receives an approximate annual salary of $110, 000

Lyanne Melendez Social Media

Melendez has active social media platforms i.e. Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. She has a following of over 5.7K on Facebook, a following of over 1192 on Instagram, and a following of over 2K on Twitter.

KGO-TV

At KGO-TV, Melendez works with her fellow journalist and meteorologists;

  1. KUMASI AARON
  2. Chris Alvarez
  3. Lisa Argen
  4. DAN ASHLEY
  5. Spencer Christian
  6. Reggie Aqui
  7. Larry Beil
  8. Ama Daetz
  9. DUSTIN DORSEY
  10. Jobina Fortson
  11. Drew Tuma
  12. Kristen Sze
  13. Sandhya Patel
  14. Mike Nicco
  15. Zach Fuentes
  16. Amanda del Castillo