Leslie Lopez, the impeccable reporter who works for ABC7 television station is oftentimes mistaken to be the sister of the music artist, Jennifer Lopez. She is one of the popular news anchors known for her accurate weather forecasting and reporting of various news incidence. Despite her rise in career, she has faced a few critics for her high pitched voice and her incoherent words as a fast talker. That notwithstanding, Leslie has also garnered a solid fan base. Follow us as we tell you more about her.
Leslie Lopez’s Biography
Leslie Lopez celebrates a new age yearly every 7th of November, however, the very year in which she was born is still a mystery. She was born and raised in the U.S state of California. Leslie is the first of the two children born to her parents; she has a younger brother named Christopher. From her many picture uploads on social media, it is quite evident that Leslie and Christopher share an amazing bond together.
The weather girl is a graduate of the University of California located in Riverside. Reports also have it that she schooled at Missippi State University where she majored in broadcast metrology and graduated in December 2017.
With a passion for broadcasting, Leslie Lopez landed her first job with an independent broadcast station known as KUSI New Television located in San Diego. There, she championed their weekday morning show serving as both an anchor and host. She proved her worth with the television station for a while before joining ABC7 channel. On getting to her new place of work, Lopez worked with John Coleman; the founder of the Weather Channel.
In addition, Leslie Lopez worked as a broadcaster and forecaster at Bakersfield NBC affiliate. She also interned at CBS2/KCAL9 in Los Angeles. While working with CBS2/KCAL9, she was exposed to live- broadcast and often times covered most news incidence.
Leslie didn’t find love with a colleague of hers or anyone who works around her field. She found love with a US Air Force personnel named Boos Cruise. There are no exact details of how these love birds met but we know that Boos and Leslie officiated their union in 2017 after dating for an unstipulated period of time. Currently, they are yet to have kids of their own. The couple lives with their dog, Rufus in their home in Los Angeles.
Having worked as a weather girl for a couple of years, Lopez has managed to save up from her earnings. She is said to have amassed a reasonable amount of fortune despite her minimal pay as a reporter. It is believed that she has a net worth of $500, 000.
While having a flourishing career, Leslie Lopez has faced a few criticisms like most reporters. She was once tongue-lashed by a few who believes that she speaks very swiftly and often times isn’t coherent with words.
Is She Related To Jennifer Lopez?
A few sites have mistaken Leslie Lopez to be Jennifer Lopez’s sister, but this isn’t true. The two celebrities are nowhere close to being relatives. Theirs is a mere incidence of two people answering the same surname. Jeniffer Lopez often referred to as Jlo has just two sisters, Leslie Lopez, and Lynda Lopez; a successful female journalist and reporter.
Also, there is another Leslie Lopez who is pulling waves as an American actress. With all the Leslie names, the ABC7 reporter is more thrown to the limelight than the others. All three Leslie’s are from a Latin background.
Besides broadcasting, Leslie Lopez finds passion in reading books, writing, hiking, and is a soccer fan. She plays indoor soccer and at other times, she spends time on the beach having lots of fun.
The journalist is an avid social media user. She often times posts most of her works on her social media handles telling the world what she loves to do best. Leslie Lopez has over 27k followers on her Instagram handle and is quite active on Twitter with more than 12.5k followers on the platform.