Monica Alba NBC, Biography, Age, Wikipedia, Husband, Salary, Height and Net Worth

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Monica Alba Biography and Wikipedia

Monica Alba is an American broadcast journalist working as the White House Correspondent at NBC News in Washington, D.C. She joined NBC News in August 2012 and held different roles including news associate, producer and political reporter. Before joining NBC, she served as a filmmaker for three years at Home Court, a documentary in New York.

Monica Alba Education

Alba attended and graduated from the University of Southern California with a degree in broadcast journalism with minors in cinematic and international relations. She then earned her master’s Degree in Documentary filmmaking from Columbia University.

Monica Alba Age

How old is Monica NBC News? Alba is 37 years old as of 2024. She was born on August 25, 1987, in San Jose, California, United States. Her birthday is celebrated on the 25th of August every year. Monica’s zodiac birth sign is Virgo. READ: Kayna Whitworth

Monica Alba Nationality and Ethnicity

Alba holds American nationality and citizenship by birth. She was born and brought up by a middle-class American family of Latin descent living in San Jose, California, United States. Therefore, Monica is of Mexican-American ethnicity/heritage/ancestry.

Monica Alba Height

Monica stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches. She also maintains an average body weight of around 54 kilograms. However, details about her other body measurements are still under review. Alba is a brunette with long brown locks and her eye color is brown.

Monica Alba Parents

Alba is a California native who was born as the only daughter of Mari Alba (mother) and Manuel Alba (father). Both of her parents are native Americans of Mexican ethnicity and heritage. Monica grew up with one sister and she did reveal that her parents are soccer fanatics. More on Monica’s parents will be updated once it is confirmed available.

Monica Alba Sister

Does Monica on NBC have a sister? Monica grew up alongside her sister Loreli Alba in San Jose California. Loreli is currently pursuing her career but she likes to live her life away from the public’s attention. Monica’s sister currently lives with her parents in San Jose. READ: Meghan Bragg

Monica Alba Husband

Alba is currently married to a fellow political reporter named Dan Merica. The two met for the first time back in 2015 while they were working for two different competitive stations covering Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential run. Monica represented NBC News while Dan worked for CNN. The two then found each other again and bonded while traveling across the United States covering Hilary’s Campaign and eventually began bonding at various coffee dates.

Monica Alba Wedding

Dan and Monica got married in a private wedding ceremony that was held on the shores of Lake Tahoe between Monica’s native state California and Dan’s hometown Nevada. Before the big day, Monica and Dan invited their guests for a hike to mimic the moment The two journalists bonded over during the campaign. Monica’s wedding was planned by Cloud Nine Event Company and Photographed by Theilen Photography.

Monica Alba Kids and New Baby

The famous NBC News White House Correspondent, Monica and her husband welcomed their firstborn baby boy on February 4, 2022, at exactly 03:17 am. Her son’s name is Denver Manuel Merica. READ: Kayland Hagwood 

Monica Alba NBC News Wikipedia

Monica currently serves as the White House Correspondent for NBC News based in Washington DC. She first joined NBC back in 2005 as an associate producer and reporter. Eventually, she left the station to work for Chain Camera Pictures after working at NBC for three years and ten months. In 2009, she left Chain and joined the USC Annenberg Center where she served as a Research Associate. Alba then made her official come back on NBC News as a Latino intern reporter. She was later promoted to Associate Production Investigations in 2015 until she bagged her current position. Additionally, she met her husband, Dan while she was covering Hillary Clinton’s campaign for NBC and MSNBC.

Monica Alba Salary

Alba working as a White House correspondent and political reporter for NBC News earns an annual salary ranging from $58,000 to $100,000 per year.

Monica Alba Jessica Alba

Is Monica Alba Related To Jessica Alba? Jessica Alba is a famous American actress and businesswoman who rose to fame as a child actress at the age of thirteen by appearing on  Camp Nowhere and The Secret World of Alex Mack. She then played lead roles as an adult in films like The Fantastic Four, Sin City, Dark Angel and LA’s Finest. Moniac and Jessica are not related. The only thing they share in common is their last name.

Monica Alba Net Worth

Alba is an accomplished American broadcast journalist, news reporter and correspondent who has an estimated net worth of around $1 million.