Alicia Vitarelli Biography
Alicia Vitarelli is an American journalist currently working as a news anchor for 6abc Action News in Philadelphia, USA. She began working with the Action News team in October 2010. Furthermore, Vitarelli co-anchored Action News at 4 together with Sharrie Williams and Brian Taff until October 2019. Currently, Alicia works as a co-anchor of Action News at 5 together with Sharrie Williams and Rick Williams.
Out of work, Alicia enjoys traveling, spending time with family (her 5 nieces), ballet barre classes, exploring new finds around town, and cooking. She is also happy to be in Philadelphia to be always around her Wildcats as she cheers them.
Alicia Vitarelli Age, Birthday, Nationality, and Ethnic Background
How old is Alicia Vitarelli? In 2021, Alicia is 44 years old. She was born in 1978, on 1st January. Vitarelli’s birthday is January 1st of every year. She belongs to a mixed ethnicity; Italian and American. Further, Alicia is of American nationality by birth. RAED MORE: Jovana Lara ABC7, Bio, Age, Height, Husband, Family, Salary & Net Worth
Alicia Vitarelli Height, Weight, and Other Measurements
She is average in height. Alicia’s height is 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m) and 55kg weight.
Alicia Vitarelli Parents and Siblings | Family Background
Vitarelli was born and brought up in New York. Her parents are Elizabeth Ann Vitarelli (mother) and Albert J Vitarelli (mother). Vitarelli’s mother works as a Nurse at Abbey Delray, Florida while her father is a former President of Ford in Manhattan. Nonetheless, Alicia also has a stepmother named Sharon Vitarelli.
Alicia Vitarelli Husband/ Spouse, Wedding, and Children
Vitarelli married her husband Mathew Pantaleno on April 20, 2007, at Our Lady of Angels Church in Brooklyn. The couple is blessed with one adorable daughter called Priscilla Isabelle (born 2014, 24 January).
Mathew works as the executive director of Staten Island Community TV and also as a professor of Communication at the University of St. John. However, he previously worked as a chief photographer at WNBC and is also a former photojournalist at Time Warmer and News 12 in New Jersey.
Alicia Vitarelli Education Background
Vitarelli is a master’s holder in Broadcast Journalism from Medill School of Journalism. Prior to that, she studied at Villanova Campas where she attained Bachelor’s degree in Communication, Spanish and Threatre.
Alicia Vitarelli 6 ABC
Vitarelli joined Action News in 2010 October. She is the co-anchor of Action News at 4 PM and currently co-anchors Action News at 5 together with Sharrie Williams and Rick Williams.
Alicia’s extensive coverage included; Carrying out interviews with various Hollywood A-listers for her everyday segment at Action News at 4’s “The Buzz”. Additionally, Vitarelli traveled to cover the Royal Wedding, the CMA Awards, covered Dancing with the Stars, as well as the beatification of Pope John Paul II at the Vatican.
Nonetheless, she is the co-host of the weekly entertainment program at 6abc called FYI Philly. Previously, Alicia worked with News 12 New Jersey as the morning and afternoon anchor for more than two years before coming to Philadelphia.
The talented journalist and anchor, Vitarelli, additionally, formed, produced, and hosted two original franchises which included “Best Kept Secrets of New Jersey” which received an Emmy nomination and a bargain-hunting series. Before then, Alicia was an anchor and a reporter for six years at NY1 News and Time Warner Cable in New York City.
Vitarelli has been a happy person working so closely with the Action News Big Board, absorbing social media through Twitter and Facebook by making her viewers part of the discussion and storyline.
Alicia Vitarelli Salary
Vitarelli earns an estimated annual salary of $63,361
Alicia Vitarelli Net Worth
Vitarelli has been able to accumulate an estimated Net Worth ranging between $500K – $1 million.
Alicia Vitarelli Illness
Vitarelli had gone through lots of pains for decades. In a statement, she said she had endured sharp intense pains, migraines, and nausea every month. Alicia added that after several months of tests, she was diagnosed with stage 4 endometriosis this year, 2021.
Alicia engaged in physical exercise with limited stress which leads her into feeling better. Furthermore, On 28th, March, Vitarelli went to New York for a three-hour laparoscopic surgery to get rid of the endometrial cysts that proved too stubborn to budge.