Rita Garcia Profile
Rita Garcia is an American news anchor and reporter working for ABC13 serving as a morning anchor anchoring from 4:30 to 7 AM. Previously she worked at KTTV – FOX 11.
Rita Garcia Career
Garcia is a news anchor and reporter at ABC13 serving as a morning anchor anchoring from 4:30 to 7 AM. She was previously working in Houston as a weekday morning anchor. Before joining ABC13, she worked at KTTV – FOX 11 in Los Angeles as a morning anchor on Good Day LA.
She knew what she wanted to become at an early age. Garcia could pick up a microphone when her parents gave her a tape recorder with a mic to read her stories aloud. She started her journalism career at ABC (KRG – Ch 5) in Rio Grande Valley, South Texas.
She was Cameron County bureau chief and covered a number of international border stories. Throughout her career, she covered the 2009 and 2011 NBA Finals, the Woolsey Fire in California, and the 2017 and 2018 World Series.
Furthermore, Garcia reported the death of Michael Jackson, Super Bowl 51, Hurricane Harvey, the Notre Dame Cathedral fire in Paris, the death of Kobe Bryant as well as the Oscars and Emmy red carpet events. Garcia attended and graduated from the University of Texas State in San Marcos.
During the 2020 Coronavirus Pandemic, Garcia was the first-first-morning news anchor in LA who broadcasted an entire live morning newscast from home. Later she was in the Los Angeles Times.
Quick Facts About Garcia
|Full Name||Rita Garcia|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
During her leisure time, she likes traveling. In addition, she enjoys spending quality time with her family, husband, as well as her rescue dog, Rocky. She has also been invited to guest host on Rachael Ray and features one of her favorite recipes!
At ABC13 Garcia 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
- Elissa Rivas
- Rachel Briers
- Travis Herzog
- Brhe Berry
Rita Garcia Age
Rita was born in Austin, Texas. She celebrates her birthday on the 24th of April. Garcia has not disclosed the month and the year she was born. However, she might be in her 30’s.
Rita Garcia Height
Garcia stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 4 inches tall.
Rita Garcia Family
Garcia was born in Austin, Texas. Information regarding her parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Rita Garcia Husband
Garcia is married to her lovely husband named Sergio. On March 20, 2021, she posted a photo of her wedding day.
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Rita Garcia Salary
Being one of the top journalists for ABC13 she earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Rita Garcia Net Worth
Garcia 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.