Cristina Mendez Profile
Cristina Mendez is an American journalist working for WJZ serving as a multimedia journalist. She has been working for the station since November 2021.
Cristina Mendez Education
Mendez attended the University of Florida where she graduated with a Bachelor’s in Telecommunications with a minor in Political Science. While attending UF, she worked as a Reporter and Anchor for WUFT. During college, she as well interned at Fox 13 in Tampa, Florida.
Cristina Mendez Career
Mendez is a journalist who began her career as a Morning Reporter and a substitute Anchor in Columbus, Georgia at the NBC affiliate, WLTZ First News. Prior to her tenure at WJZ, she previously worked for NBC2 where she served as a reporter/anchor since joining the station in April 2016. She became Weekend Evening Anchor in June 2018 after two years of reporting in Southwest Florida.
In 2015, her stories have gained one Florida Associated Press Broadcasters award in the Radio II division for “Best Use of Sound”, in 2017 one Florida Associated Press Broadcasters finalist award in the Medium Market division for “Weather Reporting”, in 2019 one Florida Associated Press Broadcasters award in the Medium Market division for “Best Weather Reporting” and one Edward R. Murrow Award in the Small Radio Market for “Best Use of Sound” in 2015.
Mendez is a New England native but moved to Saint Petersburg, Florida, after being approved into a dual-enrollment high school, earning an Associate of Arts in Broadcast Journalism.
Cristina Mendez Age
Mendez’s age is not known for she has managed to keep her personal life private. It is therefore not known how old Cristina is or when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in her 30s.
Cristina Mendez Height
Mendez stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m) tall.
Cristina Mendez Husband
Mendez got engaged to Kevin on March 27, 2018. She is often seen posting pictures of them on her social media accounts. On August 2, she posted a picture with her boyfriend wishing him a Happy 27th birthday!
Cristina Mendez Salary
Being one of the top anchors/reporters for NBC2 News, Mendez earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Cristina Mendez’s Net Worth
Mendez has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as an Anchor and Reporter.
Cristina Mendez NBC2 News
During her tenure at NBC2 News, Mendez works alongside;
- Nate Foy
- Brenna Weick
- Michael Raimondi
- Lisa Spooner
- Dave Elias
- Sean Barie
- Clay Miller
- Edna Ruiz
- Sean Martinelli
- Peter Busch
- Shannon Clowe