A reputable journalist, Lakshmi Singh is rated as one of the renowned media personalities in America. She has garnered much popularity as the National Public Radio (NPR) midday newscaster. Aside from her work as a newscaster, Singh has moved on to cover a good number of international stories where she depicted some brilliant reporting skills.
In addition, Singh has also done some works as a field reporter and has gone ahead to make notable contributions to several conduit news stations including Garnett News Service, NPR’s Latino America station and Voice of America.
Read on as we unravel more facts about the famous American journalist’s life, career and marriage.
Lakshmi Singh – Bio
The top American journalist was born into an Indo-Trinidadian and European-Puerto Rican family in the mid-1970’s in Syracuse, New York, USA. She is an American national and belongs to Indo-Carribean ethnicity. Information concerning her childhood experiences, parents and siblings’ identities has not been made available to the public. However, it is known that Singh was raised in New York by her parents and she had a very strict upbringing, to the point that she needed her mother’s express permission to do to anything. Regarding her education, she attended Syracuse University where she studied Journalism and Latin American studies.
The reporter began her career in journalism at the National Public Radio (NPR) station. But before then, she has previously worked at WAER radio station in New York. Soon after that, she landed a job opportunity with NPR’s affiliated station, KPBX in Spokane. From there, she moved on to work at other NPR’s member stations which include WMFE in Orlando and WAMU. During her time at WAMU station in Washington D.C, the brilliant journalist worked as the host of local shows and also executed several reporting jobs.
Following her outstanding reporting skills and hard work, the talented journalist joined the award-winning newscast unit of the National Public Radio station in the year 2000. In addition to Lakshmi Singh’s midday news broadcast at NPR, she has also moved on to engage in field reporting.
As a skilful reporter and a well-known A-list female journalist, Singh also works as a contributor to other notable media stations such as Gannet News Service, National Public Radio’s Latino, USA station, PRI and Voice of America. According to the renowned reporter, one of the most difficult tasks she has faced throughout her career in journalism is covering the plausible stories of women who are battling with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS).
Furthermore, she was among the guests of WGVU Public Media event, held at Frederick Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park in Grand Rapids. During the event, Lakshmi Singh was handed the privilege of sharing her experience in journalism with other guest members as she talked extensively on the relevance and significance of the local and national news stations partnership.
Since she joined the award-winning newscast sector of the National Public Radio station, Singh has gone ahead to gain much public recognition as a result of her unequivocally excellent reporting skills, thereby, carving a niche for herself in the journalism field. She has also been ranked as one of the prominent female journalists in America.
With all her endeavors and working experience as a journalist, the NPR’s national midday newscaster is reported to be earning an annual salary which falls within the range of $104,000 to $144,000, with the inclusion of her working incentives of $2,000. Hence, Lakshmi Singh is reportedly having an estimated financial value of about $1.3 million.
Is She Married, Who Is Her Husband Or Boyfriend?
With regards to her personal life, the talented reporter is among those celebrities who enjoy striking a balance between their professional and personal life. She has actually succeeded in keeping any information concerning her personal life and relationships private, away from the media eye. So, it’s still unknown whether Singh is married or not and if she has previously been in a relationship.
Of course, she might have been in some relationships in the past but decided to keep it under the radar as there are no substantial stories that can indicate that the talented journalist might currently be in a love affair. However, it is believed that Lakshmi Singh is still unmarried.