Elissa Rivas Profile
Elissa Rivas is an American News anchor and reporter working for ABC3 serving as an evening Traffic Anchor. She joined the station in February 2003.
Elissa Rivas Education
Rivas attended Vanderbilt University in Nashville. She graduated with her Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Studies and a minor in Political Science.
Elissa Rivas Career
Rivas is a News anchor and reporter at ABC3 serving as a Traffic Anchor. She joined the station in February 2003. Prior to joining ABC13, she served at
She began her first at KYMA-TV in Yuma, Arizona as a news anchor and reporter. From there she moved to Lone Star State to live and work in El Paso. While there, she reported the border traffic and intense impact of the 9-11 attacks on immigration. With her continuing coverage of child abduction and murder in El Paso, she was able to receive the regional and national RTNDA Edward R. Murrow Award.
She earned a first-place award for Serious Feature reporting from the Texas Associated Press. In addition, she received the National Communicator Award of Distinction through her work documenting teenage alcohol and substance abuse. She is a member of the Adult Reading Center of Pearland. Each year she emcees the organization’s Red Hat Literacy Luncheon to honor her commitment.
“The Elissa Rivas Scholarship Fund.” a scholarship started in her name by the Adult Reading Center. The scholarships honor the drive and courage of their clients who’ve learned to read as adults, and fund their continued education — GED, community college, and beyond.”
Quick Facts About Rivas
|Full Name||Elissa Rivas|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
During her leisure time, Rivas and her husband try to keep up with their child. She as well enjoys being a full-time mom and journalist.
At ABC13 Rivas works alongside;
- Adam Winkler
- Briana Conner
- Gina Gaston
- Erik Barajas
- Erica Simon
- Elita Loresca
- Jonathan Bruce
- Jeff Ehling
- Kevin Roth
- Jacob Rascon
- Melanie Lawson
- David Tillman
- Miya Shay
- Tom Abrahams
- Steve Campion
- Rita Garcia
- Rachel Briers
- Travis Herzog
- Brhe Berry
Elissa Rivas Age
Rivas was born and raised in Dallas. Her age is not known for she has managed to keep her personal life private. It is therefore not known how old SAMPLE is or when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in her 40’s.
Elissa Rivas Height
Rivas stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall.
Elissa Rivas Family
Rivas was born and raised in Dallas by her parents.
Elissa Rivas Husband
Rivas is married to Chris Stipes. The couple has one beautiful girl. During their free time, they try to spend quality time together.
Elissa Rivas Salary
Being one of the top journalists for ABC13 she earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Elissa Rivas Net Worth
Rivas has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a News Anchor and Reporter.