Maria Stephanos Profile
Maria Stephanos is an American news anchor/reporter working for WCVB Channel 5 in Boston, Massachusetts. She is thrilled to work with the WCVB news team.
For her education, Maria earned her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in mass communications from Emerson College in Boston.
Maria Stephanos Career
Stephanos serves at WCVB as the co-anchor of NewsCenter 5 at 6:00, 7:00, and 11:00 PM with Ed Harding and Chief Meteorologist Harvey Leonard. She also co-anchors the 4:30 p.m. NewsCenter 5 and the 10 p.m. News on MeTV Boston with Ben Simmoneau.
Maria came to WCVB Channel 5 after nearly eighteen years as a news anchor and reporter at Boston’s WFXT-TV. Maria previously worked as a reporter for WJAR-TV in Providence, Rhode Island. She started her career as a Statehouse reporter for a number of local stations, including Boston’s WBUR. She has also worked as a reporter for NPR, WCBS Radio, and WABC Radio in New York.
Maria has covered many major news events throughout her distinguished career, including the plane crash of John F. Kennedy Jr., the Worcester Cold Storage fire, the Presidential recount vote live from Florida, the 9/11 attacks reporting from both Boston and Washington, D.C., Red Sox World Series victories, Patriots Super Bowl victories, and the deaths of Senator Edward Kennedy and Boss Tweed. Governor Michael Dukakis, the former Governor of Massachusetts, presented her with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Alpha Omega Society.
Maria Stephanos Age
Stephanos is 57 years old as of 2021. She was born on June 9, 1964, in Groveland, Massachusetts, United States. She celebrates her birthday on June 9, every year.
Quick Facts About Maria Stephanos
|Age||57 years old as of 2021|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Maria Stephanos Height
Stephanos stands at a height of 5 feet 2 inches (1.57m).
Maria Stephanos Family/ Parents
Information regarding Stephanos’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Maria Stephanos Husband/ Children
Stephanos is married to writer Dale Stephanos. The couple has two children; a daughter Isabella Stephanos and a son Liam Stephanos. Stephanos resides in Foxboro with her husband Dale and their children.
Maria Stephanos Salary
Being one of the top journalists for WCVB, Stephanos earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Maria Stephanos’s Net Worth
Stephanos has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a Chief Meteorologist.
Maria Stephanos Brain Tumor/ Illness
In August 2021, Stephanos passed out in the studio while anchoring. There is no information regarding Stephanos having a brain tumor. More information regarding Stephanos’s health issues and complications are currently under review.
Maria Stephanos WCVB Channel 5
At WCVB Channel 5 Stephanos works alongside;
- Antoinette Antonio
- Shaun Chaiyabhat
- Jennifer Eagan
- Anthony Everett
- Ed Harding
- Karen Holmes Ward
- Doug Meehan
- Nathalie Pozo
- Ted Reinstein
- Rhondella Richardson
- Emily Riemer
- Mary Saladna
- Shayna Seymour
- Ben Simmoneau