Liberty Zabala Biography
Liberty Zabala is a skilled American and a four-time Emmy award-winning reporter and weather anchor for FOX 5 San Diego. Before that, she worked as a multimedia journalist for KCOY/KKFX, the CBS/FOX affiliate covering California’s Central Coast.
Liberty Zabala Age
Zabala was born on 3 July 1986, in eagle rock, Los Angeles, CA, United States.
Liberty Zabala Family
She was born and raised in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Eagle Rock. She is the daughter of former LA Herald-Examiner reporter and foreign diplomat, Laurencio V. Zabala Jr.
Liberty Zabala Education
She is a graduate of California State University, Northridge, with a degree in journalism and collateral in political science with an emphasis in international relations.
Liberty Zabala Husband
She is currently not married but she is in a relationship with Mason Westphal.
Liberty Zabala Children
Zabala is a lovely mother to one son from her previous marriage
Liberty Zabala Height
She stands on an average height of 5 ft 6.
Liberty Zabala Career
she is a skilled American and a four-time Emmy award-winning reporter and weather anchor for FOX 5 San Diego. worked as a multimedia journalist for KCOY/KKFX, the CBS/FOX affiliate covering California’s Central Coast.
Zabala recently received an award for the Vada and Colonel, Barney Oldfield National Security reporting fellowship by the Radio Television Digital News Foundation for her work covering Marines, sailors, active duty service members, and veterans in the nation’s largest military town, San Diego.
Most of her memorable stories include leading breaking news coverage of the Central American immigration crisis and covering devastating firestorms that burned across Diego county, the san Bernardino terrorist attacks, and the las Vegas mass shooting.
She filed reports overseas from Belize and Israel, her coverage earned her two San Diego press club awards. Before that, she has also worked for NBC7SAn Diego as a reporter, weather anchor, and fill-in anchor.
Zabala was honored as one of 100 Comcast NBC Universal employees selected from across the country, to take part in (morning Joe)Mika Brzezinski’s “Know Your Value” program in association with MSNBC, in November 2016.
She was one of the four reporter trainees selected from across the country for the NBC Reporter Development Program, Under program, she went through multimedia training workshops alongside NBCUniversal’s top media.
Liberty Zabala Fox 5
Zabala is honored to interview some of the high profile including, presidential candidates Rand Paul, Ron Paul & Newt Gingrich, Senator Kamala Harris, 37th Commandant of the Marine Corps General Robert B. Neller, world champion boxer Manny Pacquiao, comic creator Stan Lee, and media mogul Oprah.
She interned with FOX News Channel, FOX Sports Net, ABC7 Los Angeles, and NBC Nightly News. She was selected as a Meredith Cronkite Fellow at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism reporting for KPHO CBS 5 in Phoenix, Arizona.
Zabala is a member of Asian American Journalists Association, where she served as a board director for the Los Angeles chapter and currently serves the San Diego chapter as president.
Zabala’s colleagues at fox 5 San Diego
Liberty Zabala Salary
She earns an annual salary ranging between $ 56,000 – $ 135,500 and an estimated net worth of $1 million- $2million dollars.