Vikki Vargas Biography
Vikki Vargas is a skilled American journalist currently working at NBC 4 as she is the Bureau Chief responsible for gathering and covering the region’s major news stories on weekdays for the NBC4 News at 11 a.m., 4 p.m. 5 p.m., and 6 p.m. and She joined the news team for more than 35 years. Based in Orange County.
Vikki Vargas Age
Her age is currently not available, research is ongoing will update it as soon as it is available. She is around 45 years old.
Vikki Vargas Education
She went to Sonora high school and attended and graduated from California State University
Vikki Vargas Height/Weight
Vargas stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 60kgs
Vikki Vargas Family
She was born and raised in Downey, however, she has not revealed information regarding her family members. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Vikki Vargas Husband
She is married to Mike Nason, hence she has not disclosed information regarding her husband.
Vikki Vargas Children
Vargas and Mike Nason are blessed with a daughter known as Chandler Nason.
Vikki Vargas Career
Throughout her career, she has received numerous honors and awards for her professional achievements and community involvement including the Sky Dunlap Award, the Orange County Press Club’s highest honor for career achievement and community service. In addition, she was also part of the team that won a national award from the Society of Professional Journalists for online deadline reporting on the lockdown at Cal State Fullerton in 2012.
She was as well awarded Golden Mike, a State Bar Association Award for ‘Outstanding Reporting,’ the Orange County Press Club Award for ‘Best News Reporting,’ and she was part of the team that won a Los Angeles Area Emmy Award for ‘Best Newscast’ in 2008.
Furthermore, she also received the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Hispanic Media Coalition and received an Avance Award from the Hispanic Americans for Fairness in Media, and was named Latina of the year by the National Latino Peace Officers Association in 2006. Vargas was recognized by her alma mater, California State University, Fullerton, with the Vision & Visionaries Award, the highest possible tribute given by the school to alumni.
Vargas is very active with the California State University, Fullerton and so passionate about giving back to the community. She partnered with the station and established the ‘NBC4-Vargas Scholarship,’ which is granted to a Cal State Fullerton journalism student annually. Moreover, she was recognized by the Orangewood Children’s Foundation with the General William Lyon Crystal Vision Philanthropy Award for her work with foster youth in the region. She was born and raised in Downey, she resides in Orange County with her husband.
Vikki Vargas Salary
She has an estimated salary ranging from $70,000 – $125,000.
Vikki Vargas Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which she earned from his broadcasting career.
Social media Platforms
She is very active on social media platforms and has over 5.3k followers on Twitter, 500 followers on Instagram, and over 4k followers on Facebook.