Lynda Lopez (born June 14, 1971) is an American journalist and the younger sister of American Singer/Actress Jennifer Lopez.
Lopez was born and raised in the South Bronx, New York City to Puerto Rican parents Guadalupe Rodríguez, a kindergarten teacher, and David Lopez, a computer specialist. She has two siblings, Jennifer and Leslie. She received her primary and secondary education while growing up in the Bronx. After graduating from Preston High School in 1989, Lopez enrolled at the C.W. Post Campus of Long Island University, where she majored in Broadcasting and Communications.