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Who Is Fox News Economist Heather Zumarraga? Wikipedia, Net Worth, Husband, & Parents

Heather Zumarraga Wikipedia

After years on Fox News, Heather Zumarraga has been able to make herself fame for her expertise. However, people know very low about her personal life.

She is active on social media. On Instagram, she has 9988 followers. However, she has 15.2k followers on Twitter.

Who Is Heather Zumarraga?

Heather Zumarraga is a business consultant and an author. She has distinguished herself as a leader in the financial services industry. She was born on 29 March 1984 as Heather Hughes in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Forty-eight years old author went to Baruch College in New York City to do her BBA in Finance and Investments. Furthermore, she completed her MBA in Economics from the American University- Kogod School Of Business in Washington DC.

Heather is a Black Belt in TaeKwonDo and has a Private Pilot’s License. She has an athletic body with a height of 5 feet and 9 inches.

Who Are Heather Zumarraga’s Parents?

Heather Zumarraga was born to parents Karen Hughes (mother) and Kevin Hughes (father). Her grandfather, Jim Hughes, is an army pilot. Her grandparents from her mother’s side are Helen Nyman (grandmother) and Navel surgeon Dr. Bud Nyman (grandfather).

However, She wasn’t the only child of her parents. She has a brother named Brendan Hughes, who lives in New York City.

Who Is Heather Zumarraga Married To?

Heather Zumarraga married her husband, Daniel A. Zumarraga, on 31 January 2014. Based on her tweet, her husband’s parents fled from Cuba in the ’60s.


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These pair are parents to a lovely daughter who is six years old. Currently, the family lives in Miami, Florida, with another member of the family, their Labrador Retriever.

What Does Heather Zumarraga Do?

Primarily, Heather Zumarraga has been the president of Zuma Global since 2020. She is also the Vice President of Vision 4 Fund Distributors and former vice president of AIG. She serves as an executive advisor for the University of Huston, C.T, Bauer College of Business.

Heather exceeded $1 billion in sales for SunAmerica Asset Management and was ranked #1 from 2014  to 2016. 

Other than that, she is the author of the book The Man’s Guide to Corporate Culture, which was ranked #1 on Amazon in Business Culture.

Talking about media, Heather regularly appears on The Fox Business Channel and Fox News as an economist, market expert, and business commentator. She also serves as a Newsmax TV contributor. In the past, she had worked with CBNC as a contributor.

In 2015, Washington Life Magazine featured Heather as one of DC’s most powerful people under 40.

How Much Is Heather Zumarraga’s Net Worth?

With decade-long involvement with the financial institutions, Heather Zumarraga has been able to accumulate an estimated net worth of $400,000. According to ZipRecruiter, the average salary of a Financial Contributor is $55,316 per year. However, she is certain to earn more than that from her expertise.