Laura Moody Biography
Laura Moody is an American News anchor working for FOX 13 in Tampa, Florida. She joined the station in 2006. Previously she worked for Nashville’s ABC affiliate WKRN.
Laura Moody Date of Birth / Birthday
Moody is 44 years old as of 2022. She was born on August 6, 1978, in the United States. Moody celebrates her birthday on the 6th of August every year.
Laura Moody Measurements/Height
She is of an average body stature and stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches.
Laura Moody Partner/ Husband
Moody is married to her better half Jim Previtera. Jim is a St. Petersburg police assistant chief. They met in 2007 in Moody’s course of work, at a press conference. Later they married in 2015. The two were previously married.
Laura Moody Kids/Children
Moody has one child from her past relationship and Jim has four children from his previous marriage. The two have five children and they relate well as siblings.
Laura Moody Relatives/ Family
Moody was born and raised in South Alabama
Laura Moody Schooling/Education
After graduating and earning her High School Diploma, she had to further her education. She joined Florida State University to pursue her career course.
Laura Moody Profession
Moody is a news anchor at FOX 13 in Tampa, Florida. She joined the station as a weekend morning anchor and began anchoring FOX 13 alongside Bill Murphy. Moody serves as the morning news anchor for Good Day Tampa Bay. She anchors weekday morning newscasts from 6 to 10 a.m alongside Russell Rhodes. Prior to joining the FOX 13 News team, she worked for Nashville’s ABC affiliate WKRN. While there, she served as the weekend morning and evening anchor. Her journalism career began in Sarasota, working for the New York Times-owned station SNN.
She loves working with FOX 13 news team. Throughout her tenure at FOX 13, she has covered multiple major stories. She had the honor of riding with the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, pushing 7Gs, and respecting the fighter pilots who fight for and defend the country. She also rode along with the KC-135 Air Refueling Squadron and saw the beautiful Bay Area from a Blackhawk helicopter. Moody was the first female civilian to skydive from a CV-22 Osprey. In addition to that, the Special Operations Command’s Parachute Team took her 12,000 feet up into the air for a skydiving adventure that she will never forget and the brave men and women at MacDill Air Force Base took her on some wild rides.
Moody enjoys covering stories on Good Day Grads segments where she shares stories of high school seniors about to graduate. They talk about adversity and peer pressure and tell the stories of those who have fought the hardest to get their diplomas. Her favorite segment to do is Kid Wit, it is sort of a play on what Art Linkletter used to do. They talk with second and third-graders about whatever. She says you never what you’re going to get with kids, but it’s guaranteed to be magic when the pieces all come together. In addition to that, she also works with the March of Dimes as co-chair of the March for Babies.
During her leisure time, she likes watching the Tampa Bay Lightning play. In 2008, she traveled up to snowy Philadelphia to cover the run for the World Series and the American League Championship Series.
Laura Moody Income
Moody receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
Laura Moody Net Worth
Through Moody’s career as an anchor, she has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1 Million and $1.5 Million.
Laura Moody Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Moody is active on her social media accounts. She has about 30K followers on her Facebook Page and about 16.5K followers on her Twitter account.