Susan Tran Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 27 Aug, 2017
Facts of Susan Tran
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Susan Tran
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Los Angeles, United States
Ethnicity Asian
Profession reporter
Net Worth $25-35K
Married Yes
Married to Bon
Education Boston University
Awards Emmy Award
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Susan Tran is an Emmy Award winning reporter who covered the Boston Marathon bombings, Newton Shootings, various blizzards, as well as various Boston sports championships and tournaments. Throughout her career, she interviewed a President, Governors, and dozens of Hollywood stars.

Early life and Education

Susan Tran was born and raised in Los Angeles, United States. Regarding nationality, she is American and she belongs to Asian ethnicity.

From her early age, she showed a huge interest towards journalism. Her parents equally supported her to become a journalist in future. She grew up speaking Mandarin-Chinese with her family.

Susan attended San Gabriel High School. Upon high school, she attended Boston University and received a degree in B.S., Broadcast Journalism in 1997.

Professional Career

Upon receiving her education, she landed her steps into the world of journalism. She started her professional journalism career with WKTV-TV where she worked as an anchor from 1998-2003. While working with WKTV-TV, she worked with her flow and learned a lot.

Upon working with WKTV, she went to work with WFXT-TV. At WFXT, she held the position of a reporter from 2003 to 2006.

In 2006, she joined WSOC-TV. At WSOC Network, she served as an anchor and a reporter from 2006 to 2009.

Susan spent the majority of her journalism career with WHDH-TV. At WHDH Network, she worked as a reporter for more than half-decade (2010-Jul 2016). In 2016, Susan joined NBC Boston and NECN.

During her professional journalism career, Susan interviewed several popular personalities that include Presidents, Governors, and Hollywood celebs.

Moreover, Susan also covered stories about the national events like Obama/Biden ticket turning North Carolina into a blue state for the first time in three decades, banking crisis with Bank of America (based in Charlotte) and much more. Susan also won an AP Award for her journalism work.

Personal Life & Affair

Susan is married. She married her longtime boyfriend Bon after having an affair. They celebrated their wedding on Saturday, August 29, 2015, at 5.00 Pm. Their venue is The Richard Nixon Library & Museum, 18001 Yorba Linda Boulevard, Yorba Linda, CA 92886, United States. Her husband is of Italian-Irish-German descent.

Since getting married to till date, the husband and wife are living happily together.. Currently, she resides in the South End along with her husband and dog Margaret.

Apart from her journalism career, she loves traveling along with her husband. She is a food lover and hobbies of cooking and writing.

Susan favorite snacks are Cape Cod Chips and Heluva Good Dip. She is very close to her family.

Net Worth & Social Media

Susan eye-catching looks and pretty face drag the interest of her viewers and fans and this is the reason she has been followed by lots of fans and admirers through social networking sites.

Susan is earning a huge amount of money from her journalism career. Her annual salary is ranging from $25-35K.