Lauren Pastrana Biography
Lauren Pastrana is an American journalist. She has been working at CBS Miami as an evening anchor since May 2020. Pastrana co-anchors News Weeknight airing at 5, 6, 7 and 11 p.m. She joined the network as a reporter in April 2012. Pastrana is an Emmy-nominated multimedia journalist with experience in television, radio and web-based news reporting.
Prior to joining CBS, she used to work as a news reporter and fill-in anchor at WINK News, the CBS affiliate based in Fort Myer. Her ambition is to inspire and inform others to be the best version of their societies.
Lauren Pastrana Age
Pastrana was born on February 3, in Miami, Florida, in the USA.
Lauren Pastrana Height
Pastrana stands at the height of 5 feet and 7 inches tall. She is 56 kg of weight.
Lauren Pastrana Education
Pastrana graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Florida campus. She was awarded the four-year scholar award, an award given to those graduates at the top of the class.
Lauren Pastrana Nationality and Ethnicity
Pastrana holds American nationality. She belongs to the White ethnicity.
Lauren Pastrana Family
Lauren’s family is Cuban, and she captioned that her mum enjoys joking with her and going down the memory of her first Cuban word, “croqueta.” She captioned her childhood as unforgettable memories spent with her sister Jennifer in cheerleading, ballet and visiting Disneyland.
Lauren Pastrana Husband
Lauren is a married woman. She is married to J.C. The couple met at a club on South Beach. Pastrana says it was love at first sight, she was drawn to her husband’s smile, and they connected and spent the night dancing. They later separated, with J.C. moving to New Jersey to complete his college degree.
Her family was featured as month’s cover models in ” Miami Kids Magazine” on February 2019. The magazine focuses on offering data and tips for parents in South Florida. It outlines her profession and relationship with her husband and children.
Lauren Pastrana Children
Lauren and her husband are parents to two children, a son Jordan and a daughter Gianela Marie. She enjoys spending her leisure time with her husband, son and daughter, as well as their adopted dog, Daisy. The family welcomed Gianela on Friday, December 13, 2019, and the CBS 4 team congratulated the family.
Lauren Pastrana CBS 4
Pastrana is currently working as a co-anchor at CBS4, airing News on weeknights at 5, 6, 7 and 11 p.m. She joined the station in April 2012 as a reporter. Pastrana is an Emmy-nominated multimedia reporter in television, radio and web-based news reporting. She believes every individual has a story to tell and enjoys sharing hers with the community she grew up in. Pastrana also did double duty as the morning news anchor at Newsradio 610 WIOD when she joined CBS 4.
She was later promoted to full-time weekday evening reporter on CBS4. She worked as the station’s anchor, This Morning, for five years. Pastrana launched on-air franchises during her time as an anchor for This Morning. These franchises include “Lauren’s List” and “South Florida Survivors,” “Dogs in the City” segment, and talked about sports on daily bases on the “Talkin’ With Joe” show. She has played a significant role in covering historical events such as elections, hurricanes, the coronavirus pandemic, the social justice protests of 2020 and the death of Fidel Castro.
Previously, she worked as a reporter and fill-in anchor for WINK-TV, the CBS affiliate in Fort Myers. Before moving to Fort Myer, WIOD employed her as a reporter and afternoon news anchor. She reported on everything from Super Bowl XLIV to local political corruption. The station also assigned her as the station’s in-stadium reporter for the show “Miami Dolphins Game Day Live.”In Gainesville, WUFT-TV employed Lauren as an anchor and reporter for WUFT-TV. She participated in the team that launched a Spanish-language web-based news service focusing on Alachua and the surrounding counties named AM850: Noticias en Español.
Lauren Pastrana Salary and Networth
Pastrana earns an estimated annual salary of USD 79,131. Her net worth is approximately USD 617,109.
Lauren Pastrana Social Media
Instagram: Lauren Pastrana (@laurengpastrana)
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Twitter: Lauren Pastrana CBS 4