The world today is filled with several professions whose lucrativeness does not justify their essentiality to human society but journalism is not one of them. Information is the fabric that binds society and those plagued with the responsibility of delivering authentic information to the masses are one of the most important groups of people in human society. One of them is Lauren Scala, a television reporter for WNBC.
The essentiality of the journalism profession makes its members public personalities and that is what Lauren Scala has become since she started her journalism career as a broadcaster. She has reported on several important stories since she kickstarted her career and worked in different roles from a TV host to an on-field correspondent.
Learn more about Lauren Scala and her journey to becoming a renowned journalist below.
Lauren Scala – Biography
Lauren Scala began her life as a human being on the 10th of February, 1982 in Mineola, New York. Not much is known about her parents or her childhood years but we know she was born to parents who were of Italian descent, making her an Italian American.
She completed her basic education at Mineola High School before she proceeded to Fordham University, where she completed her higher learning, earning a degree in Journalism. Whatever inspired Lauren Scala to become a journalist is unknown but having completed the academic part of the journey, she set out to begin a professional career in it, but she was unable to get her foot into the door.
To earn a living, Lauren Scala worked in Hollywood, working for two different studios over the course of her time in the industry. She worked for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and DreamWorks Pictures – as part of the studio’s movie and event publicity team. She eventually her chance in the broadcasting industry by joining Time Out New York as a host. While she worked for the media house, she was also an associate producer who worked on several hundred lifestyle videos set in New York.
She worked for NYCTV’s City Scoop until January 2010 when she got a chance to work for WNBC (working for the channel’s Today in New York as a traffic reporter and a features reporter for the channel’s show, New York Live).
Over the course of her career, she has worked in different capacities, including hosting the NYCTV channel broadcast of the 52nd Annual New York Emmy Awards in 2009. She has also been the host of WNBC’s In the Wings. Other than WNBC, she also works for EPIX, as an East Coast Entertainment Correspondent.
Like we mentioned in the introduction, Lauren Scala works in one of the few professions which are equally as lucrative as they are important to society. Since she became a journalist, particularly as a broadcaster appearing on several news shows, she has been able to command a larger salary that has helped her to a net worth estimated to be $1.5 million.
Is Lauren Scala Married? Who is her Husband or Boyfriend?
If you are looking to know more about the personal life of Lauren Scala, you may need to wait a little longer because, at the moment, there has been no information regarding the personal life of the journalist.
Lauren Scala has mastered the art of keeping her personal life personal – away from her profession. While there have been rumors of her having a secret boyfriend, to whom she intends to get married to, Lauren Scala has confirmed nothing yet and we cannot say if she is married or dating. Perhaps she will reveal it someday when she feels comfortable about the relationship.
The purpose of journalism may be simply delivering information to a listening audience, a responsibility that does not require physical perfection on the deliverer, but according to human psychology, in order to achieve the ‘listening’ part of that equation, the news deliverer must be attractive.
This is part of why Lauren Scala performs her role in front of the camera, due to her attractiveness which is manifested through a height of 5 feet 5 inches and a body weight of 57kg, accompanied by her curve defining body measurement of 32-25-33 inches, for her bust, waist and hip size respectively. Additional features include light brown eyes and dark brown hair.