Bio Profile / Wiki Information
- Hard hitting investigative reporter, Malia Zimmerman, is a familiar face on the Fox News Network.
- Malia, the award-winning journalist and producer is known for her right-wing reports and career spanning more than a decade with a Hawaii news network.
Early Life, Education & Family :
- Malia grew up in Kailua, Hawaii.
- She was born on September 6th and attended the private school, Le Jardin Academy and Maryknoll High School.
- Later, she graduated from Chaminade University of Honolulu with a BA in Journalism and Communications in 1990.
- Soon after graduating, Malia worked as an accounts executive at McNeil Wilson Communications.
- Two years later, she returned to her old high school and spent another two years working in alumni relations, events and marketing.
Career Timeline : Profession and Salary
- In 1996, she landed her first journalist position as a business reporter for Pacific Business News. She worked for four years before taking the editor job until 2005 at Hawaii Parent Magazine.
- In 2002, Malia began her career as the publisher and editor of Hawaii reporter, a news publication that she founded herself & a online news network focused on serious topics, such as human trafficking & illegal gambling.
- In 2015,Malia left behind her life in Hawaii. As of 2017, she is an investigative reporter for Fox News in the Greater Los Angeles area.
- The main focus of her work is political corruption, homeland security, crime and terrorism but in the USA and abroad.
Work besides TV :
- Alongside her career at Hawaii Reporter and Fox, Malia has also worked as a freelance journalist since 2000.
- During this time, she has published works with Washington Times, WSJ, People’s Magazine and Inside Edition.
- She also collaborated with Watchdog and co-produced a report for ABC 20/20.
- She even makes broadcasts for KHVH News Radio.
- In 2014, Malia hosted an inspirational TV series – the show was debuted on KGMB and followed the lives of a series of individuals, who have achieved a lot, despite major obstacles in their lives.
- Malia worked alongside co-producers Shaunna Touchi & Irma Baptiste from Luminescent productions to create the 30-minute shows.
- The number of professional accolades to Malia Zimmerman’s name add up to make a fairly long list.
- In June 2012, she attended the Society of Professional Journalists awards dinner where she took home 8 awards including first place for Best Investigative Reporting, Best Business Reporting, Best Online News Reporting and Best Editorial Illustration.
Malia Zimmerman Seth Rich Controversy :
- On May 16, 2017, Malia’s report on the controversial death of Democratic National Committee member, Seth Rich, was published on the Fox News website.
- Her article caused a stir and was almost immediately retracted.