Who is Lindsey Fukano?
Lindsey Fukano is a multi-award-winning news anchor and reporter at KUSI News in San Diego, California, USA. She started working at the station in November 2022.
Throughout her career, Fukano has worked as an anchor, producer, and reporter in Honolulu, central California, Washington State, and Wyoming.
Lindsey Fukano’s Father Was a Surfboard Shaper
Lindsey grew up in Huntington Beach. Her father was a surfboard shaper who taught her to surf at an early age and she claims that she is very good at it.
Her father also taught her to skateboard and play golf, both of which she loves tremendously. Lindsey was a member of the Girls’ Varsity Golf team in high school. She considers herself fortunate and honored to be working for KUSI, the station she grew up watching.
Lindsey Fukano is a Well-Educated Woman
Fukano holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of California, Riverside, and a Master’s in TV and Radio Broadcasting from San Francisco State University.
During her time at the University of California, Lindsey served as the vice president of the Japanese American UC Nikkei Student Union. She was also a member of the college students in broadcasting during her student years at San Francisco State University.
Lindsey Fukano Salary
Fukano earns a salary that ranges between $74,849 – $148,740. She works as the evening news anchor and reporter at KUSI News.
Lindsey Fukano Net Worth
The KUSI news anchor has an estimated net worth of $900,000. She generates her income from her career as a journalist.
Lindsey Fukano KUSI
Lindsey Fukano is an Award-Winning journalist with more than 13 years of experience in television broadcasting. She has worked at stations in Honolulu, central California, Washington State, and Wyoming as an anchor, producer, and reporter.
She created and served as the anchor of a newscast that won an Emmy for Best Newscast. Lindsey received honors for her work reporting on the largest fire in Central Californian history with a Murrow Award for Best Breaking News and an AP Award for Best Spot News.
She also broke an interesting (previously unresolved) story about the strange murders of three young girls on the Wind River Indian Reservation in Wyoming, which in the end served as the basis for the blockbuster film “Wind River.”
Lindsey launched her own production firm, Lindsey Fukano Productions LLC, after leaving her most recent job in Honolulu where she served as the morning anchor of Good Morning Hawaii and the founder, producer, and host of Hawaii’s Only Midday Newscast. Hawaii news channels highlighted her freelance work.
How Old is Fukano?
Fukano has not shared her birth details with the general public. As a result, it is quite a challenge to tell her exact age or year of birth.
Is Lindsey From KUSI-TV Married?
Lindsey is possibly single. She has not revealed the whereabouts of her husband hence, it is assumed that she is still single.
What Ethnicity is Lindsey Fukano?
Lindsey is of Japanese heritage. However, she was raised in Southern California, USA.