Just the Facts: Nikki Ibarra
• Position: Reporter/Fill In Anchor
• Year Hired at KOB Eyewitness News 4 Feb. 2013
• First TV Appearance: At the age of 16. I was a student reporter/anchor for Channel One News
• Other TV jobs/markets/stations: MMJ at the NBC-affiliate in San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara, KSBY
• First Reporting Story: Weather! It was a really windy day in San Luis Obispo!
• Role Model/Most Admired: Lisa Ling
• Why I'm A Journalist: I'm a naturally curious person. And I love, love, love meeting new people!
• Favorite thing about New Mexico: The culture and the people... and the sky! It’s beautiful!
• Dream Interview: Alive- A sitting president. Dead- Jackie Kennedy
• Dream Job: I'm living it now!
• Favorite TV Show: The Real Housewives of … I love them all
• Favorite good causes: Big advocate for education
• Alma Mater: University of California, Santa Barbara
• Hometown: Los Angeles • Height: 5'9
• Star Sign: Pisces
• Favorite animal(s): Fish
• Spouse/S/O Recently engaged to my boyfriend Ryan!
• Siblings: Two amazing younger brothers
• Favorite Food: Sushi
• Favorite Sports Team: Texas Longhorns and the New Orleans Saints!
• Favorite Movie star: Jennifer Aniston
• Favorite Destination: Anything tropical
• Favorite color: White
• Favorite movie(s): Father of the Bride 1 and 2
• One thing my co-workers don't know about me is… my first language was Spanish