Vera Jimenez Profile
Vera Jimenez is an American award-winning meteorologist who is working at KTLA 5 serving as a senior meteorologist. She has been working for the network since 2010.
Vera Jimenez Career
Jimenez serves as a meteorologist for the KTLA 5 News at 6, 6:30, 10, and 11 on weeknights. She went to Bolsa Grande High School and Santa Ana Community College. She later went to Cal State Long Beach where she graduated with distinction in strict examinations. It was during her time at SACC that she began communicating. She interned at KIK-FM in Orange and afterward found a new line of work delivering traffic for Shadow Broadcasting. She found a fill-in work doing traffic expedites at KFWB-AM. The best learning experience came while at KNX-AM, the place she was an airborne traffic correspondent.
Vera, in the end, got an opportunity to take a shot at the TV — first for KABC-TV and afterward for KCBS-TV, both here in Los Angeles. While at KCBS-TV, Vera returned to class to examine meteorology from Mississippi State, acquiring her declaration in August 2009.
She has earned two Emmys, three Golden Mikes, and three Golden Pylons. Furthermore, she is also very much active when it comes to her social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter as well as Instagram. Whenever she is not working, she finds pleasure in spending her free time with her family and friends.
Vera Jimenez Age
Jimenez was born on December 5, 1965, in Mexico (she is 56 years old as of 2021.) She celebrates her birthday on the 5th of December every year.
Vera Jimenez Height
Jimenez stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs about 59kg.
Quick Facts About Vera Jimenez
|Age||56 years old as of 2021|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Vera Jimenez Family
Jimenez was born in Mexico and moved to Southern California when she was 3. The greater part of her family despite everything lives in Garden Grove. She is the last of six children.
Vera Jimenez Husband|Brian Herlihy
Jimenez is married to Brian Herlihy since 2012. The two are co-owners of the Hermosa Beach Fish Shop. The couple is also a Real Estate Investor. They have no children yet.
Vera Jimenez Salary
Being one of the top meteorologists at KTLA 5 News, Jimenez earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Vera Jimenez Net Worth
Jimenez has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a meteorologist.
Vera Jimenez restaurant
Apart from his career in the newsroom, she is also a part-owner of The Hermosa Beach Fish Shop on Pier Avenue. The restaurant closed its doors for good over the weekend of Oct. 20, 2019, after more than five years in business. The restaurant was well known for its authentic and delicious chowder and fish tacos. Jimenez publicized that the restaurant had to be closed due to personal reasons which she did not tell the public. “We have been blessed to meet so many people in the community that we may never have met without the restaurant,” said Jimenez in a statement. “We want to thank all of our customers, employees, suppliers, and friends for helping make this a great run.”
The restaurant opened its doors for the first time in 2014 and had a ton of delicious fresh fish that could be made into a taco, a platter, or a salad making the restaurant a favorite of locals for a quick, but tasty lunch or dinner. During Jimenez’s announcement, she stated that the restaurant’s recipes can still be found at their partner’s locations in Pacific Beach, Encinitas, and Point Loma.
Vera Jimenez KTLA 5 News
At KTLA 5 News, Jimenez works alongside;
- Liberté Chan – Metrologist
- Frank Buckley – Anchor
- Erin Myers – Reporter
- Eric Spillman – Reporter
- Cher Calvin – Anchor
- Ellina Abovian – Reporter
- Gayle Anderson – Reporter
- Derrin Horton – Sports Anchor
- Chris Schauble – Anchor
- Andy Riesmeyer – Host, Director & Executive Producer
- Ginger Chan – helicopter traffic and news reporter
- Jennifer McGraw – Reporter
- Chris Wolfe – Reporter