Roz Varon Bio, Age, Height, ABC 7 Chicago, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Husband

Roz Varon  Bio, Wiki

Roz Varon is an American  Emmy Award-Winning Anchor/ Reporter working for ABC 7 Chicago serving the station as a traffic anchor. She has been working with this station since April 1989.

Roz Varon  Age

Varon manages to keep information regarding her dates of birth away from the limelight. An update of her age will be done once she has made the information public. However, judging from her appearance, she might be in her 60s.

Roz Varon  Height

Varon stands at the height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.

Roz Varon  Education

Varon attended high school in 1979 and graduated. Later, she went to Columbia College Chicago during which she worked on-air at WCRX radio station. In 1980, She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Communications.

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Roz Varon  Career

Varon works at ABC 7 Chicago serving as a Traffic Anchor/Reporter. She has gained several Emmy Awards in Traffic Reporting, Features, Specialty Programming, and Spot News. Besides, Roz has been honored with numerous Peter Lisagor Awards, including one for her “Weekender” series, a weekly roundup of metro Chicago events. In addition, she gained the Illinois Broadcasters Association’s Silver Dome Award for her breast cancer special, “Faces of Inspiration.”

Recently, Varon published “On the Road with Roz: Adventures in Travel and Life,” a delightful and heartening collection of words and pictures.  Involving her travels on Route 66 and around the world together with her family. As a breast cancer survivor, she works diligently to help heighten cancer prevention and awareness and is an in-demand motivational speaker. She is an animal lover, she volunteers much of her time to the Anti-Cruelty Society and PAWS Chicago.

Moreover, Roz has served on the Board of Governors of the Chicago/Midwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Aside from that, she is currently a member of the Columbia Alumni Association & Network National Alumni Board (CAAN at Columbia College) since 2000.

Roz Varon’s Net Worth

In Varon’s career as a traffic anchor, she has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.

Roz Varon Salary

She receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.

Roz Varon Parents and Siblings

Varon was born and raised in the United States, she manages to keep information regarding her parents and whether or not she has any siblings away from the limelight. An update of her family information will be done when available.

Roz Varon Husband / Spouse

Varon is married to Glen Janz. She lives in the Western suburbs of Chicago with her family, along with three pets, two dogs and a cat.

Roz Varon Kids

Varon has one girl named Sarah a graduate of Columbia College Chicago. However, once available, an update regarding her daughter will be made.

Roz Varon ABC 7 Chicago

Varon works at ABC 7 Chicago where she works alongside her fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Rob Elgas
  2. Stacey Baca
  3. Mark Giangreco
  4. Tracy Butler
  5. Jim Rose
  6. Terrell Brown
  7. Hosea Sanders
  8. Tanja Babich
  9. Judy Hsu

Roz Varon Breast Cancer survivor

Varon is a breast cancer survivor who works diligently to help heighten cancer prevention and awareness and is an in-demand motivational speaker. As an animal lover, Varon volunteers much of her time to the PAWS Chicago and Anti-Cruelty Society. Varon was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer in 2006.

Was Roz Varon on the radio?

Varon has also spent some time of her career working in radio. She started her career at WLS Radio in Chicago, where she was a morning airborne traffic reporter and editor. In addition to her work in radio and television, she taught radio broadcasting courses at Chicago’s Columbia College.

Roz Varon Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

She is vocal on her social media accounts where she posts frequently. On her Twitter account, she has about 10k followers, around 40k followers on her Facebook page, and about 6k followers on her Instagram account.