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Beverly Hills, California 90211
Mona is a lively television personality, public affairs professional and certified yoga instructor.
An award winning journalist, Mona has been a news anchor and reporter in various markets in the US. She's also been a home shopping host at the national network Jewelry Television. Currently, she holds a public affairs and governmental relations role just north of Nashville, TN.
She has a global life perspective, speaking 3 languages and graduating from high school in Dubai. Mona was born in India and grew up around the world. She was naturalized as an American citizen in October 2012.
Director of Military Affairs Feb 2020 to present Christian County Chamber
Christian County (Fort Campbell), KY
2011 East Tennessee Society of Professional Journalists Award, "Deadline/Breaking News Reporting”
2010 East Tennessee Society of Professional Journalists Awards, "Deadline/Breaking News Reporting” and “Feature Reporting”
2008 Michigan Associated Press Broadcasters Award for "Best Enterprise/Investigative Reporting"
2007 Michigan Associated Press Broadcasters Awards for Best Enterprise/Investigative Reporting, "Best Hard News" and "Best Continuing Coverage"
2010 - present
Show Host March 2018 to June 2019
Jewelry Television, Knoxville, TN
Hosting shows on camera to sell jewelry both on-air and online.
2010 - present
Anchor/Reporter 2010 to 2017
WATE-TV, Knoxville, Tennessee
Anchored and reported the news for East Tennessee's ABC/CW affiliate.
Reporter 2005 to 2009
WWUP/WWTV-TV, Cadillac-Traverse City, Michigan
General assignment reporter. Won investigative award for series on soldiers with PTSD. Severe weather and live breaking news.
Anchor/Reporter 2003 to 2004
WKAG-TV, Hopkinsville, Kentucky
Anchored and reported for the independent cable station.
Interned at CBS News in NYC, MSNBC, and the NBC affiliate in Philadelphia, PA while in college.
Bachelor of Arts, Broadcast Journalism
The International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center
Neyyar Dam, India
Yoga Teacher Certification
Asian American Journalists Association
South Asian Journalists Association
FBI Citizens Academy graduate
Gemological Institute Of America
Applied Jewelry Professional (AJP) certification