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Anchor Mona Kosar Abdi biography

Posted at 4:58 PM, Jan 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-24 16:58:33-05

Email: Mona.KosarAbdi@wews.com
Twitter: @MonaAbdiWEWS
Facebook: Facebook.com/Mona.Abdi.165

Birthplace: San Diego

Education: University of California, San Diego

Current Position/Job Duties: Weekend Anchor/Reporter

Previous Work Experience: Abc 13 Central Virginia, 10News San Diego

Joined News 5: January 2017

Most Memorable Stories: Interviewing President Trump, Covering the shooting of two journalists in Roanoke, VA.

Role Models: My parents & sister.

Favorite Music: Rap/Hip-hop/R&B/Top 40.. late 90s/early 00's Mariah Carey.

Favorite Program: Game of Thrones, This Is Us, Insecure and Black Mirror.

Favorite Foods: Mexican, Indian, Thai and American.

Favorite Sports Team(s): Cavs, Charges, Indians, Padres, The USMNT.

Hobbies & Interests: I like to workout, go to the beach and travel to new places.

Something people don’t know about me: I saw snow for the first time at 24.

What I like best about NE Ohio: The people are incredibly nice!

You’re most likely to see me around town at: Downtown or at any of the shopping malls. 

On weekends I love to: Wake up super early with all of you on Good Morning Cleveland.. I also live for brunch!