Sharon Chen Bio
Sharon Chen is an American news anchor/reporter, she reports news for WOWT-TV. Sharon was born in Chicago but raised in the college rich town of Claremont, California.
Sharon Chen Marriage|Husband
Sharon is married to his husband Mike. The couple is blessed with one child Riley. The family live together at Nebraska’s.
Sharon Chen Education
She graduated from California State University, San Bernardino with a degree in Communications and Broadcast Journalism.
She also holds a degree in communication from the University of California, Los Angeles, 1994.
Sharon Chen WOWT -TV
Sharon joined WOWT in January 2019, She comes to us from San Diego, California, but this isn’t her first time living Nebraska’s “good life.”
Sharon Chen Career
Reporter FOX 5 San Diego 2012 – Present
Reporter XETV San Diego 6 News Aug 2008 – Present San Diego’s new home of the CW Network.
Reporter/Anchor KOAA-TV Feb 2000 – Feb 2003
Anchor/Reporter KOLN-KGIN TV 1998 – 2000
Anchor/Reporter (one-man band) KDUH – TV Scottsbluff Nebraska 1996 – 1998
Anchor/Host West Covina Community Television 1995 – 1996.
Sharon took the first steps of her broadcasting career in Scottsbluff where she was an Anchor, Reporter, Photographer and Producer at KDUH-TV. From there she moved to our sister station 10/11 News in Lincoln. After 4 years in the Cornhusker state, Sharon moved to the beautiful Front Range community of Colorado Springs where she was Reporter/Anchor at KOAA TV.
After braving the cold of the Midwest and Rockies, Sharon left for the beautiful islands of Hawaii. At KHNL-TV, she was a Reporter/Anchor covering the latest news in the bustling city of Honolulu to the smaller island communities of the big Island of Hawaii, Kauai, Lanai and Molokai.
Sharon left Island life to move to San Diego, California, where she has spent the last 12 years. She joined the team at Fox 6 News and then later at Fox 5 San Diego. As a Reporter/Anchor she covered top headlines including the massive May wildfires of 2014, the fallout of infamous Mayor Bob Filner, Comic-Con and of course the daily breaking news of America’s Finest City.
Sharon Chen Hobbies
When Sharon isn’t in the newsroom, you might find her in the kitchen experimenting to find a new culinary creation. She also loves to spend time with her family. Her favourite moments are doing arts and crafts or just being silly with her young daughter.
Sharon Chen Coverage
In Sharon coverage career her most memorable stories include the historical journey of the Polynesian ship Hokulea, she was also one of few crews to experience the power of Hurricane Jimena as she hunkered down in the tiny town of Hilo, on the Big Island Hawaii.
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