Chris Riva Biography and Wiki
Chris Riva is an American award-winning journalist currently working as the co-anchor of the 5 and 6 pm newscasts. Riva joined FOX19 NOW in December 2019.
Chris Riva FOX19 Career
His career as a sports reporter and anchor began in Cincinnati, with stops in Green Bay and Denver along the way. During that time, he covered a number of Super Bowls, World Series, NBA Finals, College National Championships, and various Olympic events. Chris moved to California to work on the news desk. During that time, he was assigned to cover presidential elections as well as raging wildfires.
He has received Associated Press, Emmy, and regional Edward R. Murrow awards for his work. Chris worked in two National Edward R. Murrow award-winning newsrooms. Chris is a member of the Middletown Sorg Opera Revitalization Group’s board of directors.
The non-profit organization is spearheading an effort to restore Middletown’s historic Sorg Theater. WXIX-TV, virtual channel 19, is a Fox-affiliated television station licensed to Newport, Kentucky that serves Cincinnati, Ohio. Gray Television owns the station.
The studios of WXIX-TV are at 19 Broadcast Plaza on Seventh Street, just west of downtown Cincinnati, and the transmitter is in the South Fairmount neighborhood on the city’s northwest side. On August 1, 1968, WXIX-TV debuted as an independent station. It was the city of Cincinnati’s first new commercial station since 1949.
The station can be found on Charter Spectrum channels 3 and 4 in Ohio, as well as Cincinnati Bell channel 3 on cable. It is the only UHF independent station in the greater Cincinnati market that broadcasts on channel 19. To make the station more marketable, the channel number was changed from 74 to 19.
Chris Riva Age and Birthday
Chris likes to keep his personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday.
Chris Riva Height and Weight, Body Measurements
Riva stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches. His other body measurements are under review and shall be listed once we have them from a reliable source.
Chris Riva Family, Parents and Siblings
Chris has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Riva has any siblings.
Chris Riva Wife, Married, Children
He is married to Jamie Riva, a Mercy High School graduate who teaches third grade in Hamilton. The couple got engaged at Sawyer Point and married at St. Xavier Church downtown, and now live in Mason.
Chris Riva Education
Chris, a Monroe High School graduate, enjoys cycling and snowboarding. He grew up in Middletown and graduated from Wright State University.
Chris Riva Net Worth
Riva has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being a journalist. His exact net worth is still under review and shall be updated soon.
Chris Riva Salary
Riva earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500. His exact salary figures shall be updated once we have them from a credible source.