Her name is spelled like the city in france, but it is pronounced like the lion in English. Rosa Lyon is born in 1979 in Graz, Austria. Her mom is from New York, she grew up bilingualIy. During the studies of economics she worked in very different fields: in consultancy, marketing, the parliament, in private banking. At the Austrian national public radio station „Ö1“ she started editing and reporting background stories and features about economic and political themes. Since 2010 she works as part of the main TV News editorial staff. Since 2016 she hosts the morning news. Rosa Lyon is married, has a daughter and lives in Vienna.