Beverly White Wiki – Beverly White Biography
Beverly White is an American journalist working as a general assignments reporter for NBC 4 News since 1992. She is on air weekly for NBC 4 News at 5 p.m, and 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. She is an accomplished journalist with nearly 40 years of experience, she has covered a variety of breaking local and national stories for NBC4, including the Northridge earthquake, the salon mass murders in Seal Beach CA, the theater killings in Aurora CO, the death of music icon Prince in Minneapolis MN, floods, wildfires and mudslides in Southern California, including the deadly disaster in Montecito.
She is the recipient of the 2018 National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) Chuck Stone Lifetime Achievement Award. In the same year, she was also recognized by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors for her distinguished career, and the NABJ’s Los Angeles chapter honored White in 2017 for her 25 years with NBC4. She is also the recipient of the 2017 Leadership Award from Kappa Tau Alpha, the Journalism Honor Society at Cal State University, Northridge; the 2012 Distinguished Journalist Award from the Society of Professional Journalists; the 2008 California Legislative Black Caucus Leadership Award; and the Distinguished Alumni Award from the Killeen Independent School District in Killeen, Texas.
Prior to joining NBC4, she was a reporter at WTVJ, an NBC affiliate in Miami, where she was on the 1992 Peabody Award-winning team that covered Hurricane Andrew, and earlier, she anchored the morning weekday newscast for WKRC-TV in Cincinnati. She began her career in her home state of Texas at KCEN-TV, an NBC affiliate in Temple/Waco, and KENS-TV in San Antonio. She continues to share her time and talent with colleges, communities, and civic groups. She is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists. White was the past president of the local affiliate chapter, the Black Journalists Association of Southern California.
She has served as a scholar-in-residence at Citrus College and an adjunct professor at the University of Southern California. She holds a broadcast journalism degree from the University of Texas at Austin.
Beverly White Age
She was born and raised in Killeen, Texas, United States.
Beverly White Husband
She is married to her husband, Xavier Higgs. The couple lives in Los Angeles .
Beverly White Family
She was born and raised in Killeen, Texas. She is one of four children and the first in her household to finish college.
Beverly White Twitter
Beverly White,s Twitter account is @BeverlyNBCLA. Her Twitter bio reads, “Trained observer. Teller of true stories. 25+ years in The City of Angels after stops in Miami, Cincinnati & Texas. #NotTheEnemy Retweets aren’t endorsements.” She is also on Instagram as broadcast_bev.