Liberté Chan was probably born in 1980, in Los Angeles, California USA, of Chinese and Caucasian ancestry; the actual date of her birth is unknown to the media. She is a television personality, who is probably best recognized for working as a journalist, news reporter, weathercaster and meteorologist for the KTLA Network.
Would you like to know more about Liberté’s career and family life? How rich is she, as of now? Is she still married or not? If you are interested, stay tuned.
Early Life and Family
Concerning her early life, Liberté Chan spent her childhood in Los Angeles, California, where she was raised alongside her two elder brothers by her parents; other information about her family has not been revealed to the public yet.
Prior to deciding to become a journalist, she trained in figure skating, and distinguished herself as a competitive figure skater, participating at various national and international competitions; however, she made a choice to change her vocation before she entered college.
Regarding her education, Liberté attended Marlborough School for Girls, an independent college-preparatory secondary school. Upon matriculation, she enrolled into the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, from which she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism in 2001, then furthered her education at the University of Southern California (USC)’s Keck School of Medicine and earned her Master degree in MPH, Public Health and Communication Track in 2005. Liberté also obtained a certificate in Broadcast Journalism from the UCLA, as well as a certificate in Meteorology from Mississippi State University.
Following her outstanding academic performance, in 2003 Liberté was employed in the position of a news writer by the KTLA-5 Network, based in Los Angeles. During her stint there, she had an opportunity to work for the program entitled “News At 10”, hosted by Harold ‘Hal’ Fisher, one of the most famous late-night news anchors, which contributed to her net worth.
Rise to Fame
After gaining knowledge and experience in the news industry, Liberté left KTLA-5 to join the KCOY-TV Network, affiliated to CBS and based in Santa Barbara County, which was later renamed to KKFX-TV after the Fox network took over ownership. She worked there in the position of a general assignment reporter for two years, between 2006 and 2008, adding a considerable amount to her net worth.
Bright and talented, Liberté distinguished herself as a reporter, so she was soon noticed by NBC, which offered her work as a weekday morning news anchor at the affiliate KMIR. She spent two years in that position, until she decided to return to the KTLA-5 Network, where she began pursuing her dream job as a weathercaster and meteorologist in 2010. She still works there, so her net worth certainly continues to rise.
Fashion and Lifestyle Blog
Although she is currently focused on her career in the news industry, Liberté shares her love for fashion, traveling and healthy lifestyle via her blog, called Life of Liberté, on which she posts information about her ventures as well as a number of healthy tips for a healthy life. She also promotes fitness and yoga, and her popularity has increased numbers of blog traffic. Moreover, she launched her own clothing line, named “Sweat With Soul”, raising further her wealth.
As time passed, Liberte caught the attention of the public partly due to her unique dresses. In 2016, she had a small incident as she was interrupted during her live forecast by her colleague, who passed her a sweater to put on and cover up her arms. She was a bit confused because he told her that they were getting a lot of negative emails due to her choice of clothing. The video went viral, after which was launched the hashtag #sweatergate. In the end, it turned out that it was just a joke.
Liberté Chan Net Worth
Her career started in 2003 and she has been an active member of the news industry ever since. So, if you ever wondered how rich Liberté Chan is, it has been estimated by authoritative sources that the total size of her net worth is over $3 million, accumulated mostly through her successful career in the field of journalism. If she continues her successful career, her net worth will surely increase considerably in the forthcoming years.
If to talk about her personal life, Liberté Chan has been a married woman. After dating actor Brian Chase for several years, the couple tied the knot at a wedding ceremony held at the Greystone Mansion’s garden in Beverly Hills in 2012. However, they filed for divorce a few years later, but tended to keep information about that away from the public. Currently, she is dating Brett Hoebel, a yoga instructor known for being the author of “The 20 Minute Body”.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
Speaking about her appearance and physical attributes, Liberté Chan is apparently a beautiful woman with long dark brown hair and dark colored eyes. Being known for dedicating a lot of her time to practicing yoga and spinning, she has an attractive body shape, with a height of 5ft 5ins (1.65m), and weight reputed to be around 110lbs (50kgs), while her vital statistics are unknown to the media.
Social Media Presence
In addition to her professional popularity, Liberté is an active member across many of the most popular social media sites, which she uses not only to promote her job, but also to share various other contents with her fans. So, she runs her official Instagram account, on which she has more than 38,000 followers, as well as her official Twitter account, having more than 28,000 fans, on both of which her posts and interaction with fans reflect her causal and down-to-earth attitude. Moreover, she also has her own Facebook page.