Ray Villeda Biography
Ray Villeda is a renowned Emmy Award-winning journalist currently working as an anchor and reporter at the NBC 4 New York news team since June 2015.
Ray Villeda Career
Since joining the NBC team, Villeda has covered high-profile stories for Tri-State audiences. In July 2016, Villeda traveled to Dallas where she provided live updates on the ambush-style assaults that led to the death of five police officers. Villeda was awarded a New York Emmy for being part of the NBC 4 News York’s team coverage of the Dallas attacks.
Moreover, in September 2018, Ray went back to Puerto Rico to mark Hurricane Maria’s first anniversary, taking Tri-State viewers on a wide-ranging recovery journey to the island. Later that year, he flew to Miami to cover the court appearance of the alleged countrywide package bomber who had threatened Tri-State area media organizations and elected officials.
Before joining NBC 4 New York, Villeda reported on KXAS, the NBC station in Dallas-Fort Worth. While at KXAS, he was honored for on-camera live coverage, and general assignment stories with two Emmys. His assignments have taken him around the country at KXAS, covering major stories such as Hurricane Sandy, the border crisis, and the Dallas to Atlanta Ebola epidemic. He was able to secure firsthand accounts from families who made the journey across the Texas-Mexico frontier, fluent in Spanish.
Previously, Villeda worked for CBS affiliate WFSB-TV in Hartford, Connecticut. While working at WFSB-TV, he was recognized by the Associated Press and the Society of Professional Journalists for covering a major power plant explosion . After the explosion, Villeda was the first reporter on the scene, bringing live and informative coverage during the response and recovery times.
Villeda is a proud alum of Ithaca College, and on Syracuse’s NBC3(WSTM-TV) he made his broadcasting debut. Currently, he resides in Manhattan. He is a dedicated runner who is oftenly seen crossing West Side Highway and Central Park on a pleasant day. In due course, he is planning to run the New York City Marathon.
Ray Villeda Age
Villeda was born in Queens and lived in Brooklyn for many years. However, he has managed to keep his personal life private, therefore, he has not yet revealed the year and month he was born. No information is available to the public about when he celebrates his birthday.
Ray Villeda Family
Villeda has not yet disclosed any information regarding his parents and siblings. However, we are keeping close tabs to keep you posted.
Ray Villeda Wife
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Ray Villeda Height
Villeda has average body stature and height. However exact details about his height and weight are currently under review.
Ray Villeda Salary
Information about how much Villeda earns as a reporter and anchor at NBC 4 is currently under research. This field will be updated as soon as the information is available.
Ray Villeda Net Worth
Villeda has an estimated net worth of around $1 million to $5 million which he earned through his successful career as a journalist.