Michele Ruiz

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Birthday
8, 1967
Birthplace
California
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
8, 1967 (age 52)
Birthplace
California

About

Known best for her work with Los Angeles' NBC affiliated KNBC-TV station, this acclaimed broadcast journalist received five Emmy Awards and nineteen Emmy nominations. Also an entrepreneur, she founded the SaberHacer.com Latino web community and became known under her personal brand "Michele Ruiz, My Life as a Latina Entrepreneur."

Before Fame

In 1988, she graduated from California State University, Fullerton with a degree in communications and subsequently began her broadcasting career with Channel One News. During the 1990s, she worked for Los Angeles' KTLA station.

Trivia

For more than a decade, she sat on the board of the Para Los Niños non-profit organization.

Family Life

A native of Los Angeles, California, she grew up in a Spanish-speaking family of Panamanian heritage.

Associated With

She had a cameo role in the 1993 Sean Connery feature Rising Sun.