Tara Lynn Wagner is an anchor and reporter for NY1 News in New York, and her “Money Matters” program can be seen on NY1 News and Time Warner Cable News Rochester. Wagner reports on banking, investing and finances. Prior to taking on this role, Wagner was the anchor of “Your New Jersey News Now” on NY1 News, as well as and anchor for “Your Staten Island News Now” and a reporter for “Real Estate Report.” Wagner previously worked for WRNN-TV, where she anchored Valley News Live and oversaw the Interactive Desk on “Richard French Live” and RNN Metro. Prior to that, she was on the news team at BBB Communications, a cable station in East Tennessee. She anchored the morning show, where she developed two popular weekly segments, “Cooking with the Girls” and “Monday Movie Madness.” Wagner has received many awards for her work, including the New York State Broadcasters Association Television Award for Outstanding Feature News Story and the New York State Associated Press Broadcasters Award for Best Feature and Best Interview. Aside from broadcasting, Wagner has traveled throughout the United States and Asia as a musical theater actress and performed in countless local productions around the Hudson Valley in New York.
Wagner is a graduate of Bard College.
Tara Lynn Wagner, anchor and reporter