Lourdes Duarte Bio, Age, Height, Husband, Children, Family, and Net Worth

Lourdes Duarte Biography

Lourdes Duarte is an American Emmy Award-winning investigative reporter working as a co-anchor of WGN Evening News at 4 pm. Duarte joined this station in September 2007 as a general assignment reporter for Midday, Evening News, and  News at Nine.

Lourdes Duarte Age

Duarte was born in 1976 in Chicago, Illinois. She is hence 45 years old as of 2021.

Lourdes Duarte Height

Duarte stands at a moderate height and weight. Her height is 1.68m, and her weight is 56kgs.

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Lourdes Duarte Husband

Duarte became engaged to Matt McGrath who is Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s press secretary, in February 2019 and they got married. They are blessed with one child, a girl who was born in August 2019. Her name is Madeline.

Lourdes Duarte Family

Duarte has not revealed any information concerning her parents and siblings, we are keeping tabs and we will update this part as soon as possible.

Lourdes Duarte Career

After high school, Lourdeswent to DePaul University where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in arts and communications. Duarte worked as a reporter and fill-in anchor for WJBK-TV, the Fox affiliate in Detroit, Michigan for three years. Afterward, she joined WXIN-TV in Indianapolis where she worked as a reporter for two years. In addition, Lourdes launched and hosted the station’s public affairs program by the name “Hoy en Dia,” while working there.

Also, Lourdes at one time worked at WHOI-TV and at Metro Networks in Miami, Florida for radio stations WLRN-FM and WTMI-FM as a reporter. However, her first job was in Chicago where she worked as a freelance reporter for Telemundo. She is a four-time Emmy Award winner. In fact, Duarte received an Emmy nomination for a story on deportation. Lourdes and a WGN photographer were aboard the plane that transported undocumented immigrants to their home country.

Lourdes Duarte’s Salary and Net Worth

Duarte earns a fine salary of $105,000 annually. Her estimated net worth is $2.1 million. Her primary source is her job as a journalist at WGN.

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