Rosanna Scotto is an American journalist who has earned fame for various praising news coverings and reporting.
For her adorable works, she has been honored with several awards and recognitions including three Emmy for anchoring, New York State Associated Press First Place Award in 1995, and three Associated Press First Place Awards.
Rosanna Scotto’s Bio & Family
Rosanna Scotto celebrates her birthday on 29th April of every year. Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, she is one of the four siblings born to her parents.
Her father, Anthony Scotto, is now retired and was previously the head of the longshoreman’s union. Her mother, Marion Scotto, had worked as a special events coordinator for Borough President Howard Golden.
Currently, she is running Fresco by Scotto, a restaurant serving traditional Italian cuisine with some of her children since 1993.
Rosana can be seen sharing several pictures of her parents and siblings through her social media posts.
Rosanna Scotto (second from left) with her mother, Marion Scotto(second from right), sister Eliana Scotto (first from left) and brother Anthony Scotto (first from right) on 6th November 2019 (Photo: Fresco By Scotto's Instagram)
As for her education, she attended The Catholic University of America in 1976 and graduated with a degree in Fine Arts.
She has also received an honorary doctorate from Mount St. Mary College in 2014 and even an honorary doctorate from St. John’s University.
Age & Height
Rosanna Scotto is 61 years old as of 2019.
Regarding her height, she has not officially revealed her height, but on an Instagram post dated 11th November 2019, she can be seen standing with Brandon Jenner, whose height is 5 feet and 11 inches (1.8 meters).
As seen in the photo, she is a little bit shorter, so her height must be few inches less than Brandon’s height.
Rosanna Scotto began her professional career in journalism with WTBS, a Ted Turner’s UHF television station located in Atlanta as a reporter and producer.
After that, she went to her native New York in 1980 to work for WABC’s “Good Morning New York,” where she served for one year as a reporter.
Later, she joined WABC-TV’s “Eyewitness News” as a reporter and worked there until 1986.
Finally, she joined WNYW-FOX 5 News as an anchor, where she is still serving to this date. Currently, she also serves as co-host for GOOD DAY NEW YORK since 2008.
Married To Husband, Son & Daughter
Rosanna Scotto is happily married to Louis John Ruggiero. She tied the knot with her husband of 33 years on 14th September 1986.
Rosanna Scotto with her husband Louis John Ruggiero on 31st August 2018 (Photo: Rosanna Scotto's Instagram)
The couple is blessed with two children, 25-year-old son Louis Ruggiero Jr., and daughter Jenna Ruggiero.
Rosanna can be seen in several social media posts with her husband and kids. Being a family loving person, she always loves spending time with her family and enjoying special occasions.
Who Is Her Husband?
Louis John Ruggiero was born to Mr. and Mrs. Ruggiero in Rosedale, Queens.
He has completed a bachelor’s degree in Law from Hofstra University and currently works as an attorney.
Salary & Net Worth
Rosanna Scotto is undoubtedly paid a handsome salary from her news agencies and probably garnered a remarkable net worth from all the earnings made in decades of her career.
However, her exact salary and net worth are yet to be revealed.