Michelle Valles is a skilled American and Award-winning journalist working at KNBC as a general assignment reporter on weekdays for Today in LA and the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. In addition, she also reports for and anchors the weekend edition of Today in LA from 7:00 to 8:00 a.m. She joined the station in 2012.
Michelle Valles Age
How old is Valles? She is 48 years old as of 2023. Valles was born on October 10, 1975, in El Paso Texas.
Michelle Valles Education
Valles emerged nationally on the HBO Latino series Habla Texas and was also the co-creator, writer, and co-host of the hour lifestyle show Austin Live… She is fluent in Spanish and an active member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.
Michelle Valles Height
She stands on an average height of 5 Feet 4 inches and weighs around 60kgs.
Michelle Valles Family
Valles was raised alongside her one sibling Alysha Del Valle who is an American anchor & reporter and has worked for a variety of Californian networks (both TV & radio). She is well-known for her bubbly personality.
She has not revealed whether she is in a relationship as she likes to keep her personal life private.
Information concerning children is also not put open to the public. However, it will be updated as soon as it is available.
In 2017, Valles was awarded the prestigious National Hispanic Media Coalition Impact Award for Excellence in Broadcast Journalism. She was previously voted Best Anchor by the Texas Associated Press, the Austin Chronicle, and Rare Magazine. In addition, she was also part of the news team that won the Best Newscast Award from the Texas Associated Press in 2007 and was selected by the Austin American Statesman to be included in their prestigious Fortunate 500 List for community service for seven consecutive years.
Valles’s roles include breaking news daily and interviewing authors, filmmakers, dignitaries, and local experts to cover issues with more depth and clarity. She points to her coverage of Rodney King’s death as one of her most memorable assignments at NBC4. She anchored the station’s first breaking news report on that story and continued reporting from the field until well into the evening of the day the story broke.
Throughout her career, she has covered a two-part investigation on Americans being unfairly detained in a Federal Mexican prison; the notorious Juarez murders; Mexican orphanage conditions; U.S. Mexico border protests, hurricanes Katrina and Rita, Lady Bird Johnson’s death, and 9/11. Moreover, she was intrigued by her candid and exclusive interview with Willie Nelson regarding his marijuana use and his efforts to decriminalize the drug in the U.S.
She is an active member of community service, Valles served as a national ambassador for the Muscular Dystrophy Association and has given her time to several local nonprofit organizations. She is fluent in Spanish and an active member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.
Valles has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which she earns from her broadcasting career.