Lauren Melendez Profile
Lauren Melendez is an American Associated Press award-winning News Anchor and Reporter working for NBC10 Boston as a weekend anchor and reporter since joining the station in October 2022. Before that, she worked for WOWT-TV as an anchor and reporter from September 2020 to September 2022.
Lauren Melendez Education
She is a proud alumnus of Syracuse University-New York, where she earned a master’s degree in Digital Journalism, as well as a master’s degree in Broadcast. Also, she obtained a triple major from the university.
Lauren Melendez Career
Melendez has worked for NBC10 Boston as a weekend anchor and reporter since joining the station in October 2022. Before that, she worked for WOWT-TV as an anchor and reporter from September 2020 to September 2022.
Previously, she was in Peoria, Illinois, working for an NBC/ABC/CW+-affiliated TV station, WEEK-TV. She spent 3 years and 2 months there holding the positions of an investigative reporter and weekend anchor. Melendez won an award for Best Investigative Report for “Call for Help,” a piece about the local police department’s disregarded protocols.
While in Peoria, Melendez conducted political panels, emceed an award-winning live prime-time special on racial relations, hosted fundraisers, and volunteered on a daily basis. She is also very enthusiastic about diversity and representation in journalism and media as a biracial woman of American, Latina, and African heritage.
Lauren Melendez Age
Melendez’s age is unknown for she has managed to keep her personal life private. It is therefore not known how old Melendez is or when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might in her 30s.
Quick Facts About Lauren
|$1 million – $5 Million
Lauren Melendez Height
Melendez stands at a height of approximately 5 feet, 6 inches (1.63m).
Lauren Melendez Family
Melendez was born and raised by her parents in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania but she has not disclosed the names of her parents and siblings.
Lauren Melendez Husband
Melendez has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight. It is therefore not known if Melendez is engaged to someone or whether she is married. Also, there is no information regarding her having any children.
During her leisure, you can find her spending time with her 2 cats, Santiago and Tommy(she is a cat-lady!), or even jet-setting somewhere new or trying out new Keto-friendly recipes. Also, she likes traveling or even sometimes eating her favorite meal(she is a foodie!) during her free time.
Lauren Melendez Salary
Being one of the top journalists for NBC10 Boston, Melendez earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Lauren Melendez Net Worth
Melendez has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a News Anchor/Reporter.
Lauren Melendez Weight Loss
No information regarding Melendez’s weight has been made public. Even so, if she has lost weight it might have been as a result of exercises that she does or partakes in to keep fit. However, we will update this information once available to the public.
Lauren Melendez Facebook and Instagram
Melendez has an active Facebook account but lacks an Instagram account. Her Facebook account has over 9K followers. CLICK HERE to view her Facebook account.
Lauren Melendez WOWT
Melendez left WOWT after working for the station for 2 years. While there, Melendez worked alongside;
- John Knicely
- Lauren Taylor
- Sharon Chen
- Danielle Avitable
- Dave Zawilinski
- Brian Mastre
- Leigh Waldman
- Rusty Lord
- David Koeller
- Mallory Schnell
- Clay Ostarly
- Joe Nugent
- Rex Smith