Lourdes Duarte Biography
Lourdes Duarte is an American journalist, anchor, and investigative reporter. She currently works as an anchor and investigative reporter at WGN-TV Evening News in Chicago. Previously, Lourdes has served at WGN-TV as a weekday newscast, News at Five with Mark Suppelsa. Moreover, she also hosted biweekly public affairs show known as Adelante Chicago.
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Duarte currently works as an anchor and investigative reporter at WGN-TV Evening News in Chicago. Moreover, she has previously worked at WGN-TV as a weekday newscast, News at Five with Mark Suppelsa. Additionally, she also served as a host for biweekly public affairs show known as Adelante Chicago.
Her journalism career kicked off when she started working as a freelance reporter for the Spanish tv network Telemundo which is based in Chicago. The journalist has also worked at Metro Networks radio stations WLRN-FM and WTMI-FM which is based in Miami. In addition, Lourdes has served at WHOI-TV which is located in Peoria. Duarte also worked at WXIN-TV in Indianapolis and WJBK-TV which is located in Detroit.
Lourdes managed to launch and host ‘Hoy en Dia’, the station’s public affairs program, which aired on WTTV-TV. The station was the only local Spanish program. In the year 2007, she moved and went to work at WGN-TV as a general assignment reporter. Lourdes began serving as an anchor at WGN-TV’s weekday newscast, News at Five. She worked alongside Mark Suppelsa.
Moreover, she delivered news briefs in Spanish on weekday afternoons at a Spanish station known as La Ley at WLEY-FM in November the year 2012. She has also worked together with Martin Omar Novela as a midday show host.
Lourdes Duarte Education
Duarte went to a local high school in her native home before going to college. After graduating from high school, the journalist went ahead and joined DePaul University. Moreover, she studied and later graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in communications.
Lourdes Duarte Age
Duarte was born in the year 1976 in Chicago, Illinois, in the United States of America. As of 2022, the journalist is 46 years old. In addition, she is an American Citizen by birth but her ethnicity is not yet clear.
Lourdes Duarte Height | Weight
The American investigative news reporter is approximately 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 meters). Moreover, she has an average body weight judging from her pictures. However, her other body measurements including weight, eye color, and hair color are still being looked at and will be updated once they are available.
Lourdes Duarte Family
Duarte was born and brought up in Chicago, Illinois. In addition, both of her parents are Cuban natives. Moreover, she spent part of her childhood in Puerto Rico and also in Florida.
However, she has not disclosed much information regarding her parents despite being a public figure. There is also no information currently regarding her brothers or sisters. Nonetheless, this information is still being looked at and will be updated once it is availed.
Lourdes Duarte Husband | Wedding
Duarte is a married woman. She is happily married to her husband who is known as Matt McGrath. Moreover, her husband Matt serves as the press secretary of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel. The two love birds got engaged in February the year 2019 before getting married.
Lourdes Duarte Daughter
Duarte together with her husband Matt have been blessed to be parents of a girl called Madeline McGrath. However, she has not disclosed much information regarding her daughter.
Lourdes Duarte Net worth | Salary
The American journalist has made quite a good amount of wealth from her broadcasting career for the years she has served. In addition, her primary source of income is her journalism career. She stands at a net worth that is approximated to be between $1 Million – $5 Million. Moreover, her salary is estimated to be between $45,500 – $121,475 per annum.
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