Elena LaQuatra Bio, Age, Parents, Wedding, Illness, Net Worth, WTAE Career

Elena LaQuatra Biography

Elena LaQuatra is an American journalist working as the morning traffic anchor and noon news anchor for Pittsburgh’s Action News 4. She joined WTAE in 2015.


How old is Elena LaQuatra? – Age

She is 29 years old as of January 27, 2022. She was born in 1992, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in the United States.

Where did Elena LaQuatra go to high school? –  Who are Elena LaQuatra parents?

She is the daughter of Paul LaQuatra and Effie LaQuatra. She has a sister named Isabella LaQuatra. Mt. Lebanon Senior High School will be her new school for the 10th grade. She earned a broadcast communications degree from Point Park University.

Elena LaQuatra Wedding date – Husband

She is engaged to Jordan Bukowski. Since September 2016, the couple has been together for nearly five years. On September 28, 2019, LaQuatra announced her engagement and Bukowski’s marriage proposal via Instagram. She stated in the post that she happily said yes while showing off her diamond ring.

She also referred to Bukowski as the light of her life, her better half, confidant, protector, happiness, and soul before informing her that he had asked her to be his wife and marry him. LaQuatra revealed to How They Asked in August 2020 that her future husband proposed to her on a random September night after returning from their annual trip to Europe.Bukowski surprised her by proposing to her on one knee in their beautifully decorated living room. On May 7, 2020, LaQuatra took to Instagram once more to share one of her engagement photos. She also revealed in the post that she and Bukowski were remaining upbeat about their big Greek/Polish wedding.

Elena LaQuatra Blindness

She lost her hearing when she was four years old due to bacterial meningitis. With the help of cochlear implants, she is able to hear. Elena started the “Speaking Deaf Through My Deaf Ears” program.

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Is Elena LaQuatra still on Channel 4 news? – Career

Elena began her career at WTAE in 2015 as a digital content creator for 4 the 412. Elena returned to WTAE in 2018 as a general assignment reporter after reporting and anchoring at an Erie television station. Elena now excels in speech after receiving a Cochlear Implant and spending years rehabilitating her listening and spoken language skills.

In 2007, she was named Miss Pennsylvania’s Outstanding Teen, and in 2010, she was named Miss Pennsylvania Teen USA. In 2016, she was crowned Miss Pennsylvania USA and represented the state at the Miss USA pageant. In college, LaQuatra appeared on Greece’s Next Top Model as a contestant, as a coach on an episode of MTV’s Made, and in a Super Bowl commercial alongside NFL legends. In her spare time, she acts as Mistress of Ceremonies for fundraising galas across the country and as an ambassador for a variety of non-profit organizations. In 2016, Elena has crowned Miss Pennsylvania USA.

Elena LaQuatra Net Worth

She has an estimated net worth of $2 million.