Lisa Evers Journalism Career
Evers often covers crime and terrorism, drawing on her extensive police, law enforcement, street and community contacts. These sources enable Lisa to give FOX 5 viewers inside and often exclusive information during breaking news stories.
While most of Lisa’s work is in hard news, her contacts in the entertainment and sports worlds have helped her land interviews with 50 Cent, P. Diddy, and Usher as well as Alex Rodriguez and Derek Jeter.
Lisa has also hosted some illuminating editions of “Good Day Street Talk,” FOX 5’s public affairs show.
Prior to FOX 5, she was a general assignment reporter for 1010 WINS. That’s where Lisa developed her love of going live on a breaking news story.
In addition to her FOX 5 news position, Lisa also hosts a No. 1-rated weekly talk show on HOT 97 FM called “Street Soldiers,” which is geared to a young, urban audience.
She says what she likes most about her job is that she gets to meet so many different people and be in the middle of what’s happening every day. Lisa speaks conversational Spanish and French.
Lisa Evers Modeling Career
She was discovered by a fashion photographer who saw her on the subway and took some test shots, which led her to a modeling contract with Elite Model Management in the 1980s. With Elite, Lisa worked in New York and Paris and appeared in a variety of magazines around the world, including French editions of Vogue and Elle, as well as magazines in Australia, the UK, and India.
Lisa has a black belt in karate and has been featured in self-defense videos for women. In 1987, Lisa was the first woman to be inducted into the Black Belt Hall of Fame as “Woman of the Year”. She also authored several monthly columns in Black Belt magazine between 1986 and 1994.
Lisa Evers Age
She was born on June 15, 1958, in Chicago, Illinois, United States (she is 61 years old as of 2019). She celebrates her birthday on June 15 every year.
Lisa Evers Husband
Evers was married to Curtis Sliwa from 1981 to 1995. Her ex-husband is an American anti-crime activist, radio talk show host, founder and CEO of the Guardian Angels, politician, and media personality. They divorced in 1995 after 14 years in marriage.
Lisa Evers Salary
Being one of the top news Reporters for FOX 5, there is no doubt Evers earns a good salary. However, the exact amount of money Evers receives has not yet been disclosed.
Lisa Evers Net Worth
Evers has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a general assignment reporter.
Lisa Evers FOX 5 New York
At FOX 5 New Evers works alongside;
- Dari Alexander – Anchor
- Dana Arschin – Reporter
- Sharon Crowley – Journalist
- Ernie Anastos – Anchor
- Dan Bowens – Anchor/Reporter
- Tina Cervasio – Sports Anchor/Reporter
- Arthur Chi’en – Journalist
- Stacey Delikat – General Assignment Reporter
- Kerry Drew – Reporter
- Jodi Goldberg – General Assignment Reporter
- Nick Gregory – Chief meteorologist
- Ryan Kristafer – Reporter
- Lew Leone – Vice President and General Manager
- Steve Lacy – Anchor
- Bianca Peters – Anchor
- Kayla Mamelak – General Assignment Reporter
- Antwan Lewis – General Assignment Reporter
- Raegan Medgie – Reporter
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