Lidia Curanaj Biography
Lidia Curanaj is an eminent American journalist currently serving as a news director at WABC 770 AM since March 2021. Previously, she served as a news anchor at DeSales Media Group. Before that, Lidia worked as a news anchor for RNN-TV. Moreover, she worked as a reporter and anchor at News 12 in Westchester and also as a general assignment reporter at Fox 5 (WNYW-TV in New York).
Lidia Curanaj Age
Lidia Curanaj was born on June 1, 1978, in the Bronx, New York, United States of America. She is 45 years old.
Lidia Curanaj Height
Lidia is a woman of moderate stature and stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (Approx1.65 m).
Lidia Curanaj Family
Lidia was born and raised by her caring and supportive father and mother in the Bronx, New York. She was raised together with her four lovely siblings. Her mother worked full-time for four decades all while raising 5 kids, one of whom was sick with cancer for a decade.
Lidia Curanaj Husband
She is married to her handsome husband Victor. The two have been blessed with a beautiful daughter named Julia. Currently, Lidia lives in Hartsdale, New York alongside her husband and their lovely daughter.
Lidia Curanaj Education
She attended and graduated from Cardinal Spellman High School located in NYC. Later on, she landed a fully-funded scholarship to join Iona College where she studied Mass Communication and Media studies.
Lidia Curanaj Salary
She receives a desirable salary of $63,561 per year. This is according to WABC 770 AM news directors’ salaries.
Lidia Curanaj Net Worth
Lidia Curanaj has over the years accumulated a hefty fortune from her successful journalism career and has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Lidia Curanaj Career
She is currently serving as a news director at WABC 770 AM since March 2021. Previously, she served as a news anchor at DeSales Media Group. Before that, Lidia worked as a news anchor for RNN-TV. Moreover, she worked as a reporter and anchor at News 12 in Westchester and also as a general assignment reporter at Fox 5 (WNYW-TV in New York).
In addition, Lidia worked as a news anchor and reporter for FOX Carolina. Also, she worked as a coordinating producer for CBS News. Lidia got a job at CBS News working along with the likes of Bob Schieffer, Ed Bradley, and Dan Rather. Later, in 2004, she shifted to South Carolina to pursue her true dream of becoming an on-air reporter.
In 2009, Lidia went back up to the New York metropolitan area to serve at News 12 Westchester. She joined the FOX 5 network in 2011 as a General Assignment Reporter and has covered major stories including Hurricane Sandy. She has won two Emmy awards. In 2012, Lidia was honored by the Albanian American Women’s Organization for “elevating the image of Albanian women in the U.S.