Maria Stephanos Biography
|Date of Birth:||1964 , January-1|
|Age:||54 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 Feet 2 Inch|
|Birth Place/City||Groveland, Massachusett|
|Profession||Journalist television presenter|
|Working For||WCVB TV|
|Body Measurements||Not Available|
|Married to||Dale Stephanos|
|Education||Master’s degree in mass communication from Emerson College|
|Awards||Press award in 2000 for her feature writing.|
|Online Presence||Yes in Twitter|
A Massachusetts native with over 25 years of journalism experience as an anchor and reporter in New England, Maria Stephanos anchors 6 PM, 7 PM and 11 pm at WCVB TV.
She started her professional career as a Waitress at the Village Pancake House in Rowley Ma. Then, she worked in few casinos before joining media house. Her journalism career started when she joined as a Statehouse reporter for WJAR Radio.
During her tenure with several news agencies, she has covered many big stories including the 9/11 attacks, the plane crash of John F. Kennedy Jr. and the Worcester Cold Storage Fire.
Early Life And Education Of Maria Stephanos
Stephanos was born in 1964 in the United States of America. Maria Stephanos is an American by nationality and is of White-American Ethnicity.
Stephanos was brought up at Groveland in Massachusetts, Boston. Her father worked as a salesman and a beauty salon designer. At the mere age of three, she had a stroke. Thus, you can conclude that she had a very critical time in her early childhood.
Stephanos went to high school in Boston and has her bachelor’s degree done from Umass Amherst College. She has a master’s degree in mass communication from Emerson College.
Her work as a good journalist and a very fine TV Show host can be called as the result of the good education she has in journalism and communication.
Maria Stephanos' Career
Maria Stephanos’ first worked as a waiter at the Village Pancake House in Rowley MA. Then, she worked at the club casino at Hampton Beach and moved to other casino clubs. After working for few years there, she shifted her job as a radio reporter at the WJAR Radio.
Stephanos started her journalism career working as a news reporter in radio stations like WBUR, WCBS radio, WABC radio, NPR radio and WNBC RADIO. In the year 1997, Maria started reporting and anchoring for FOX25 News television.
Stephanos presented Fox25 News at 5:00, 6:00 and 6:30 as well as at 10:00 and 11:00. She began at FOX25News as a general assignment reporter. She now serves as a news anchor at the WCVB TV's Boston station.
Maria Stephanos' Net Worth And Awards
Stephanos stands 5 feet 2 and has a very well-maintained body. Her net worth is said to be $755,254 and expected to increase soon as per the quality of the task she has been rendering for her employer.
Stephanos was awarded an Associated Press award in 2000 for her feature writing. She is counted amongst Boston’s most experienced broadcast journalists.
Stephanos is a versatile reporter, Maria has accomplished many high-profile assignments like national, local, and state elections various democratic and Republican conventions and many other breaking news stories.
Her abusive language and rude behavior have been condemned by many viewers who watch her show but her expertise has made her stick to her job and there is no news of her leaving the on-screen business anytime soon.
Maria Stephanos' Personal Life
Maria Stephanos is a married woman. Stephanos is married to Dale Stephanos- a political narrator and a writer.
Stephanos and her husband Dale are high school friends. And they have been happily married for over 25 years. The duo also shares two kids together; Liam Stephanos and Isabella Stephanos. The family of four happily lives in Boston.
Stephanos is close to her family, she frequently shares her husband and kids’ activities via her social sites. She is a foody girl and love to experiment new and home-made dishes. In an interview, she said that she prefers home-made food and she also cooks during her leisure time.
The Stephanos family also travel in different parts of the nation during their holidays and vacation. She also takes her children into skateboard playing station.
Her performances have adored and drooled over the FOX25 News audience as well as the Hooters when she off to field anchoring a game.
Stephanos is an attractive, glamorous and hot anchor of the present time. As far as her political coverage is concerned, she has done interviews with three of U.S Presidents and other important news from the halls of the Massachusetts state house.
A talented lady, Maria Stephanos is an anchor, reporter, and journalist. She holds more than 25 years experience as an anchor and reporter in New England. She is an anchor of NewsCenter 5 and news anchor on MeTV Boston.