Gasia Mikaelian is an Armenian-American journalist and anchor. Currently, she works for the network KTVU as a lead anchor in the Bay Area. Previously, she has worked as a reporter on radio and television stations in Arizona, Houston, and California.
Have you ever heard that the strong woman builds her own world? So, the perfect example of the saying would be fitted to the reporter. Also, She has been able to choose her career over personal life because of her understanding and supportive husband. If you want to know more about her then let us start to dwell upon her information below.
— Gasia Mikaelian (@GasiaKTVU) July 7, 2019
Gasia Mikaelian: Bio, Family, Education
The newscaster was born on 4 July 1975, in Livermore, California, the USA. She was born as the daughter to Armenian parents who emigrated to the USA shortly after her birth. Mikaelian grew up in Livermore, California along with her parents. She belongs to the ethnical background of Armenian-American and holds Armenian nationality.
Regarding her education, she attended a Saturday School in her childhood and move forward to pursue her dream career in journalist. During her school days, she has written for the school newspaper and also titled Most Talkative person for the School’s Senior Favorites. After completing high school, she enrolled at Las Positas College on the advice of her parents. Then after two years of matriculating from the college, she joined San Diego State University. From there she got a degree in journalism and also served for the university’s newspaper and worked in the radio station.
Gasia Mikaelian: Career & Life Achievements
After graduation, she went on to join KMB station which is known for television and radio. Initially, she started to serve radio but later in 1977, she moved to join KSWT as a part of their station’s radio department. After the company began to cut the staff, to save her job, she worked in a department of television as a reporter. Finding interest in TV reporter, she followed to work in that field.
She traveled to Alabama and started to work at news station WAFF. While her time in the station, she covered the news and topics on college football and also visited cotton/tobacco plantations.
However, her career reached to peak after she began working at KTVU. But before that, she had briefly worked with the new Fox affiliate in San Diego. In 2005, she became a part of KTVU as a lead anchor. Later, in 2018, she featured in KTVU Fox2 show ‘Mornings on 2’ on every weekday.
Gasia Mikaelian: Personal Life & Husband
Her fans must be waiting to know the marital status of the good-looking lead reporter of KTVU. Well, for your answer, she is a happily married woman. In 2006, she exchanged the ring and vows with her Armenian husband, Paul Perez. However, she has not revealed information on her dating and married life. Also, there is no information on her past relationship.
Together, the couple had welcomed two son: Tigran Perez born in 2008 and Zaven Perez in 2010. To maintain her religious roots, she only not choose to give her children an Armenian name but also taught them language. Further, she had mentioned that she felt guilty to leave her children and go to work. But because of her understanding and caring husband who decided to stay at home, she felt relief.
thrilled to have @CristinaKTVU joining us on #KTVU Mornings on 2 starting Monday: she’s been a dear friend and trusted colleague for several years… now she’s an #earlybird too!🌟 pic.twitter.com/Tl4zdoshQd
— Gasia Mikaelian (@GasiaKTVU) May 31, 2019
Gasia Mikaelian: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Talking about the net worth of hardworking reporter, Gasia has been making a quiet good amount form her career. Though she has not mentioned her income and salary, she might have amassed a handsome amount from appearing as a mentor in various radio and television shows as well. Therefore, her net worth has an estimation of above $1 million.
The reporter has a personal and verified account on different social media like Instagram and Twitter. She has a Twitter account @GasiaKTVU with 12.1k followers. On Instagram, she goes by the unverified handle @gasiaktvu with 10.7k followers. Her facebook account @GasiaMikaelian has followers above 26.4k.
Gasia Mikaelian: Body Measurements
The reporter has a slim and fit body with an average height of 5 feet 5 inches or 1.65 meters. There is no further information on her body measurements and weight as well. She has long dark brown hair with light brown eyes color.