Rina Nakano Biography
Rina Nakano is an American media personality serving as a Reporter and Multi-media journalist at CBS2 and KCAL9 News. She joined the team in January 2022. Previously, she was a Reporter and Multi-media journalist at ABC 10News in San Diego.
Rina Nakano Age
Nakano is 35 years old as of 2022. She was born on May 5, 1987. However, she hasn’t revealed where she was born.
Rina Nakano Height
She is tall in stature but her height is undisclosed.
Rina Nakano Nationality
Nakano is American by nationality. She also belongs to the Asian ethnicity.
Rina Nakano Education
Rina is a 2005 graduate of Northwood High School in Irvine, California. She played varsity tennis for coach Seth Sushinski for four seasons. She also qualified for the CIF Tournament as a junior and senior, advancing to the second and third rounds, respectively.
Rina was a team captain for three seasons, and a 3-time Scholar-Athlete Award winner. She was also named the team’s Most Inspirational Player all four seasons and was an officer with the California Scholarship Federation for two years and a member of the National Honor Society.
In addition, Rina volunteered at the Kumon Learning Center in 2004 and 2005.
In 2009, Rina graduated from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) with a Double BA in Communication and Japanese Studies and a minor in Music.
Rina Nakano Family
She is the daughter of Takafumi and Yumiko Nakano. She also has one younger brother named Jotaro.
Rina Nakano Husband
Nakano is married to her husband Scott
Rina Nakano CBS LA/ KCAL9
Rina is a multiple award-winning storyteller at CBS2 and KCAL9 News. She joined the team in January 2022 as a Reporter/Multi-media journalist for the Orange County and Inland Empire areas. She is elated to be back near her hometown of Irvine.
Rina was most recently on the air in nearby San Diego, where she covered everything from the US-Mexico border crisis, and military affairs, to Comic-Con! She was also the first reporter on the scene at the 2019 Poway Synagogue shooting, which earned her an Emmy Award.
Her journalism journey has taken her all around the world. From Casper, Wyoming to Tokyo, Japan, to the state capital, Rina has had the privilege of connecting with people and telling their remarkable stories. Her most memorable experiences include meeting the survivors of the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami and telling the story of the Asian American experience.
Rina is most proud of being a mother, wife, and dog-mom. When she is not reporting, you will most likely find Rina with her family, scarfing down tacos or slurping a boba.
Rina Nakano Salary and Net Worth
Her annual salary ranges from $20,000 – $100,000. She also has an estimated net worth ranging from $1 million – $5 million.
Rina Nakano Instagram
She has a private Instagram account, rinanakano_
Rina Nakano Twitter