Heather Yourex-West Biography
Heather Yourex-West is a Canadian Alberta correspondent who is working at Global News based in Calgary. She covered news throughout the Prairies for Global National. In addition, she joined the Global News team in January 2018.
Yourex serves as a correspondent working at Global News based in Calgary. Previously, she worked at Global Calgary where she covered the health beat for a period of ten years. While she worked at Global Calgary, she was recognized with a number of awards. In addition, she produced a special series examining Canada’s upcoming medical assistance in dying legislation in 2015. Her series won an International Edward R. Murrow award and a Canadian Screen Award nomination.
She has also worked at CFTK-TV in Terrace, British Columbia, Canada where she served as a newsreader, producer, videographer, and anchor. Before she joined the Global Calgary team in 2005, she worked at Global Lethbridge in 2003. In addition, her curiosity about the AIDS pandemic in Africa took her to South Africa in 2008. While she was in South Africa, she took a break from broadcasting to help a small NGO produce videos about the work they were doing. Furthermore, she shared her experiences with Global audiences online as she was moved by the tragedy of the orphan crisis created by the pandemic. Yourex attended the University of Calgary and Southern Alberta Institute of Technology where she studied broadcasting.
Heather Yourex-West Age
Yourex likes to keep her personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month she was born. It is therefore not known when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in her 40’s.
Heather Yourex-West Height
Yourex stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Heather Yourex-West Family
Yourex’s father is known as Bruce Yourex while her mother is known as Jane Adrian West. She has two brothers whose names she has not mentioned.
Heather Yourex-West Husband
Yourex is married to Dave and together they enjoy exploring the mountains.
Heather Yourex-West Children
Yourex and her husband, Dave have been blessed with two daughters whose names she has not disclosed.
Heather Yourex-West Salary
Yourex earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Heather Yourex-West Net Worth
Yourex has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through being a Correspondent.