Malia Zimmerman is a multiple award-winning journalist who works as an investigative reporter on the Fox News website. Prior to joining the network, the brilliant reporter served as the host of Creator of Inspirational television show titled You’ve Got the Power for one year. She attained a global recognition during her time at Hawaii Reporter where she held the prestigious position of the president of the investigative news agency between 2001 and 2014. She additionally carried out brilliant editorial works while at Hawaii Reporter as her amazing ability to sift through stories to get the facts was greatly lauded.
Since joining Fox News in 2015, Zimmerman has covered many stories on terrorism in the United States and overseas, political corruption, as well as crime. Her incredible journalism career which has spanned over two decades has been decorated with multiple accolades including The Best Investigative Reporting Award and Best Editorial Illustration Award at the 2012 Society of Professional Journalists Award. Below are more details about the brilliant reporter that might interest you.
Malia Zimmerman’s Biography
The journalist made her arrival into the world on 6th September 1969. She had her childhood experience in Kailua, Hawaii. Malia Zimmerman completed her basic education at Le Jardin Academy and Maryknoll High School. She studied Journalism and Communications at the Chaminade University of Honolulu where she graduated from with a Bachelor’s of Arts degree.
Upon her graduation from the university, Zimmerman landed her first gig at a communication firm, working as an account exec. After spending two years at McNeil Wilson Communications, the skilled reporter got recruited at her high school where she was assigned to marketing and event management roles.
She eventually began her professional career as a journalist in 1996, when she was hired by Pacific Business News Network. While at the news agency, Zimmerman used her time to develop herself in her chosen career field while providing business reports for years. She later joined Hawaii Parents Magazine and there, she carried out editorial works.
Having gained ground experience in journalism, Malia Zimmerman founded an investigative news outlet in the name of Hawaii Reporter, serving as the president. There, she also worked in the editorial position and published many articles that focused on crime and human trafficking, as well as making a good display of her enigmatic ability to sift through stories to get credible facts. She spent thirteen years of her career life carrying out investigative journalism while working at Hawaii Reporter and the level of professionalism she showcased during that time made her a resource that was invaluable to the people of Hawaii.
From January 2014 to January 2015, she started working as the host of Creator of Inspirational television show, You’ve Got the Power by Luminescent Productions LLC. Zimmerman, however, became a global figure since she joined Fox News Network in 2015. There, she covers news nationwide, serving as an investigative reporter on the news network’s website. Her topics mostly focus on crime, ranging from illegal immigration to political corruption. She is still associated with the media outlet to date.
Aside from carrying out investigative journalism, Malia Zimmerman also executed many journalistic works as a freelancer which gained publications in widely known journals such as Inside Edition and Washington Times. Following the outstanding works she has carried out throughout her journalism career that has spanned over twenty years, Zimmerman has been honored with multiple awards from The Society of Professional Journalists.
What is Malia Zimmerman’s Net Worth?
Having achieved quite a thriving career in journalism, Zimmerman has gathered impressive earnings over the years. Although her net worth is yet to be deduced, her annual salary is speculated to range between $21,151 and $76,544, as per the estimated salary of an investigative reporter. Besides, she has attained such great heights in her career and is expected to earn her worth.
Husband and Children
Many of her fans have been curious to know the marital status of the amazing journalist. However, Zimmerman has been tight-lipped over the details of her personal relationships as she hasn’t disclosed whether she has a partner or not. That said, the gorgeous journalist is reportedly a proud mom to a son, Michael, whom she disclosed on her Instagram account.