Kyung Lah CNN, Bio, Age, Husband, Height, Family, Wiki and Salary

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Kyung Lah Biography

Kyung Lah, a Korean American journalist, and reporter now works as a Senior National Correspondent for CNN based in Los Angeles. Previously, she worked as a national correspondent for CNN Newsource based out of Washington, D.C. Furthermore, she began as a local news reporter in the US, serving at CNN International in Asia, and now she is based in Los Angeles.

Kyung Lah Age

Lah was born on August 27, 1971, in Seoul, South Korea though raised in Chicago. Now she is 51 years old and holds South Korean nationality.

Kyung Lah Education

Lah graduated with honors from the University of Illinois with a bachelor’s degree in journalism.

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Kyung Lah Height

Lah stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65m). Additionally, she weighs around 68kg.

Kyung Lah Family

Lah is originally from Seoul, South Korea, and was raised in Chicago. However, information regarding her parents and siblings is currently not available.

Kyung Lah Husband

Lah is happily married to Curtis Vogel, a television producer. Together they are blessed with two children, a son, and a daughter. Additionally, they welcomed their firstborn child in 2011.

Kyung Lah CNN

Lah is now working as a Senior National Correspondent for CNN based in Los Angeles. Furthermore, Lah has worked on the 2020 Democratic nomination for US President, assigned to work on Sen. Kamala Harris and Sen. Amy Klobuchar. Before that, she worked on the political and cultural impact of the surge of women candidates who ran for US Congress in 2018. She remains one of the political correspondents working on the 2020 campaign but has also dived into the breaking news of COVID-19 in the Western region and the national economic implications of the pandemic.

Lah has also worked on major US & global events in the last decade. From the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School to missing flight MH370 from Malaysia and the downing of MH11 from Ukraine. With her knowledge of the Asia-Pac region, Lah has worked on the tensions with North Korea from the Republic of Korea and Japan

Prior to coming to CNN US, Lah worked as a Tokyo correspondent for CNN. In March 2011, Lah worked in Tokyo as the 9.0 earthquake struck Japan. She remained in Japan working on the 15,000 killed in the tsunami and the world’s worst nuclear disaster in 25 years at the Fukushima nuclear power plant triple meltdown. She was the first US broadcast journalist to be taken inside the meltdown on the one-year anniversary of the disaster. Lah has reported extensively throughout East Asia, reporting stories of conflict and human struggle from China, Korea, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Malaysia, and Pakistan. Additionally, Lah has interviewed multiple Japanese prime ministers besides leaders from China and Pakistan.

Previously, she worked as a national correspondent for CNN Newsource based out of Washington, D.C. Lah reported on live breaking news events from the nation’s capital for approximately 800 CNN Newsource partner stations.

Kyung Lah Salary

Lah receives an annual salary ranging from $58,544 – $143,769. However, details about the exact amount of salary she earns are currently not available.

Kyung Lah Net Worth

Lah has an estimated net worth of $2 Million.