Alicia Acuna Biography
Alicia Acuna is a senior correspondent for FOX News Channel based in Denver, Colorado. She is a frequent guest host on FOX News Live. She has been with the network for 25 years and has worked as a rotating panelist on Big Saturday Show and Big Sunday Show.
Alicia Acuna Age
Acuna is 52 years old, she was born in 1970 in Whittier, California, United States but grew up in Arizona. She celebrates her birthday on May 27.
Size Alicia Acuna
Alicia stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches.
Alicia Acuna Education
Acuna attended high school at Tucson High Magnet School. She then enrolled at Northern Arizona University for her undergraduate studies, earning a bachelor’s degree in journalism and broadcasting in 1993.
Alicia Acuna Family
Alicia was born in Whittier, California to her Mexican-American parents. She revealed that her parents divorced when she was 13 and her father moved to San Diego, California. She stayed between houses because during school days she stayed with her mother in Arizona and during vacations she went to live with her father in California. She was raised alongside her younger brother.
Alicia Acuna Ethnicity
Alicia is of Hispanic descent. His parents both identify as Chicano-Chicano are people of Mexican descent who were born in the United States.
Alicia Acuna Eye
Alicia has one eye smaller than the other which people confuse with a lazy eye. A Twitter user once commented that they like it lazy and she clarified that she technically doesn’t have a lazy eye, one is just smaller than the other.
Alicia Acuna’s husband
Alicia has been married to Brian Daniel Boyd since April 2004. The couple met in the early 2000s and they started dating. There is no public information regarding their marriage as it appears to be an intimate ceremony. There is no information available regarding Brian’s career. However, he is a cancer survivor. He was diagnosed with cancer shortly after their marriage, but was declared cancer free in May 2009 after completing treatment.
Alicia Acuna Kids
Alicia and her husband have two children together, a daughter named Sofia Orozco born April 14, 2004 and a son named Mario Orozco born September 2006. She is also stepmother to Brian’s three sons; Noah, Daniel and Adian Boyd. from his previous marriage.
On March 22, 2023, she made headlines when he hugged her son on air while she was covering a shooting live at Denver East High School. She was outside East High School in Denver, Colorado, after a student opened fire on school administrators during a search. Her son who is a student there emerged and she had to hug her. She explained that she wouldn’t ignore him and added that he was the one updating her from the inside.
Alicia Acuna FOX News
Alicia is a senior correspondent for Fox News Channel based in Denver, Colorado. She joined the network in September 1997 and hosted FOX News Live as well as a rotating panelist on Big Saturday Show and Big Sunday Show.
During her tenure, she covered a variety of breaking news stories and played an integral role in FNC’s political coverage. She covered the 2022 midterm elections, Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the 2020 Democracy elections. She also covered the coronavirus pandemic, wildfires in the western United States , the opioid crisis, the Ebola outbreak and also covered the wake of the devastating May 2013 EF5 tornado live from Moore, Oklahoma, among other events.
Prior to joining FNC, she was a weekday anchor/reporter for KSEE-TV (NBC) in Fresno, CA where she hosted the 5 p.m. newscast. She was also a weekend anchor/reporter for KGET-TV (NBC) in Bakersfield, CA, where she anchored the 5 p.m. and 11 p.m. newscasts. She was a finalist for the 1997 APTRA Journalist of the Year Award and led a fellowship at CBS News national headquarters.
Alicia Acuna Salary
Alicia earns an annual base salary of $60,000.
Alicia Acuna’s net worth
Acuna has an estimated net worth of $2 million.