Sylvia Perez Biography
Sylvia Perez is a skilled American journalist and widely known and respected name in the Chicago news market. She is currently working at FOX 32 as an anchor/reporter. She goes beyond the headlines and reporting the personal and emotional sides of the major stories.
Sylvia Perez Age
She was born on November 17, 1961, in Chicago, Illinois, United State. she is 60 years old as of 2021.
Sylvia Perez Education
She graduated from the University of Oklahoma, majoring in Radio/TV/Film, She interned with a public television station versus the more typical network affiliate because of public television.
Sylvia Perez Family
She was born and raised in the United State. However, she has not revealed information regarding her family members.
Sylvia Perez Husband
She is happily married to a former Chicago Board of trade, her husband also served in the military force for seven years and is an alumnus of the University of Houston.
Sylvia Perez Children
They are blessed with two children Blasdell born in August 1995 and another daughter, Magali Blasdell born in November 1997.
Sylvia Perez Height
She stands on an average height of 5 Ft 6 inches.
Sylvia Perez Career
Before joining FOX 32 News in 2016, she was a longtime anchor and a medical reporter at WLSABC7. She brings expertise and airs interest in topics involving veterans, since she was a child, reporting has always been in her blood, furthermore, her father took her around the world which gave her the skills she needed.
At a young age, Perez already knew what she wanted to be, as she was watching sportscaster Howard Cosell’s interviews during the summer Olympics, she asked her brother what he had to study to get that job. his answer was journalism and since that day her career journey was sealed.
She graduated from the University of Oklahoma, majoring in Radio/TV/Film, She interned with a public television station versus the more typical network affiliate because of public television, though she was short-staffed.
Moreover, she covered state capital politics with stories appearing on the nightly news before she even graduated. From that internship she got a position as a broadcast journalist in a variety of markets across the country, reporting on major stories involving politics, medicine, education, and the military.
Sylvia Perez Productions
Throughout her career, Perez has received achievements with multiple awards, including Emmys and the Peter Lisagor award, recognizing the best of Chicago journalism given annually by the Chicago Headline Club.
In addition, she was currently recognized by the office of the Illinois secretary of state for Excellence in Broadcasting commemorating Hispanic Heritage Month. During her off time, she loves gourmet cooking and talking hikes on many trails around Chicago
She supports several charities in the Chicago area, her company, and her Productions specializes in all aspects of events production for non-profit.
She is an active member on the board of Enabled Enterprises, an organization help9ng military veterans, and also serves as an ambassador for Good City Chicago.
Sylvia Perez Salary
She earns an annual salary ranging between $ 56,000 – $ 135,500.
Sylvia Perez Net Worth
Perez has an estimated net worth of $1 million -5 Million dollars