Megan Telles is a multi-award-winning journalist who has been a general assignment reporter for KTLA 5 News since September 2018. Telles is a reporter for KTLA Morning News, Los Angeles’ number one morning show.
She previously worked as a morning news anchor in Sacramento for two years, beginning in October 2016. She also worked as a news and talk show host for the ABC affiliate in Las Vegas, KTNV-TV. Megan also worked as the national entertainment correspondent for Celebrity Page TV, a syndicated magazine show.
After enduring several tornado seasons in Alabama, she developed a strong interest in breaking news. She recalls being glued to the radio as it reported wind speeds while her family sought refuge in the hallway closet. Telles is a Los Osos High School and University of Southern California Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism graduate. She is also a member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.
Telles got her start in the industry as a Disney ABC Television Community Entertainment News Intern. She got another internship at CBS2 right after graduation. Telles also hosted a talk show at the University of Southern California. She has also worked as a freelance reporter for The San Diego Union-Tribune, Petra Productions’ assistant producer.
|Real Full Birth Name||Megan Telles|
|Famous for||52.3K followers on instagram|
|Age (How old, as of 2023)||34 Years|
|Date of Birth||January 24, 1989|
|Birthplace||West Covina, Southern California|
|Height||5 ft 8 in|
|Net Worth/ Salary||$500,000 to $1 million|
Megan Telles Age & Birthday
She was born on January 24, 1989, in West Covina, Southern California, USA. Megan’s age is 33.
Megan Telles Height
She is a woman of average height. Meghan stands 5 feet 8 inches tall ( Approx 1.73m).
Megan Telles Family
She was born in West Covina, California, in the United States. Meghan grew up in the California town of Rancho Cucamonga. Her father served in the military for 21 years, so her family has lived in Fort Rucker, Alabama, Wiesbaden, Germany, and Savannah, Georgia. Her father attended the wedding dressed in military attire on her wedding day. Megan also recalls her family of four seeking refuge in a hallway closet when tornadoes struck the military base. She has not revealed the identity of her parents or whether she has a brother or sister due to her secretive nature.
Megan Telles Husband & Married
In 2015, she married her husband Cesar Burgueno. Megan met her husband while they were both students at Los Osos High School. Megan and her husband were married on October 9, 2015, in Silverado, California. The couple is a die-hard college football fan who also enjoys squirrel chasing. Megan and her husband have a daughter named Lola Rae, who was born in December 2019.
Megan Telles’s Children
She and her husband are the proud parents of a baby girl named Lola Rae, who was born in December 2019.
Megan Telles’s Professional Career
Telles has been an American News Journalist and general assignment reporter for KTLA 5 News since September 2018. Telles previously worked for KXTV in Sacramento, where she anchored “Morning Blend” for two years before joining KTLA 5 News. She describes herself as a “army brat,” owing to her father’s 21 years of service in the United States Army.
She has also called Wiesbaden, Germany, Fort Rucker, Alabama, and Savannah, Georgia “home,” and she is proud to be able to count to ten in German. She was also a national entertainment correspondent for the Las Vegas-based syndicated “Celebrity Page TV” in California, where she interviewed Mariah Carey, Jennifer Lopez, and Lionel Richie.
She was also a reporter and daytime anchor talk-show host at KTNV, Las Vegas’ ABC affiliate. She also recalls being glued to the radio “reporting” wind speeds while her family hid in the hallway closet for safety.
Megan Telles Ktla | Journalist
She is currently employed by KTLA 5 News as a general assignment reporter. Megan developed a passion for covering breaking news after living through several tornado seasons in Alabama. She was a morning anchor for KXTV in Sacramento before joining KTLA in September 2018.
Megan was a national entertainment correspondent for Celebrity Page TV in Las Vegas before moving to Sacramento. She landed interviews with Lionel Richie, Mariah Carey, and Jennifer Lopez while working there. She also worked for Celebrity Page TV while working as a reporter, daytime talk show host, and anchor for KTNV in Las Vegas.
Megan Telles Salary
Megan Telles’ annual salary ranges from $46238 to $95000. This is based on the salaries of KTLA 5 News anchors and reporters.
Megan Telles’s Net Worth
Telles’ net worth is estimated to be $5 million. Her primary source of income is her work as a journalist.