Before joining the KFOR, La’Tasha Givens worked as a Reporter/ Anchor at WCTV in Tallahassee, FL where she began her news career. While she enjoyed working in public relations, her dream was to become a reporter so she made a career change. She is graduate of Eastern Michigan University. She grew up between Michigan and Atlanta.
Happiest moment in my life was…: My first spiritual birthday, my wedding day
Play any sports/Favorite Sport: I love to golf and play tennis, not that I’m any good at either.
Favorite TV Show: Oprah
Favorite Car: Convertible SUV it doesn’t exist yet but I really want someone to create one for me.
4 notable persons you’d invite to dinner: Oprah, Diane Sawyer, Ronald Regan, President Barack Obama
Favorite food: Lamb and Lobster
I have a pet: None
Knew you wanted to be a reporter when : I was 10 years old reporting from the playground about a neighbor’s lost cat.
Best movie of all time: Legends of the Fall, I Am Sam
Hardest part of my job: Leaving tough stories at work
Favorite holiday: I enjoy them all
School fight song: I can’t remember : which is sad because I was a cheerleader.
People are surprised when I tell them : I’m really afraid of squirrels
I like to listen to : Anything mainstream
Favorite Book: The Bible, it’s the most fascinating book I have ever read. There is love, war, incredible stories of courage, sibling rivalry.
I’d jump at the chance to : travel the world for a year
Best part of the day: The morning
Favorite place to be other than home and work: Anywhere traveling with my husband
Anything else you want viewers to know about you: I believe there is something wonderful in everyone.