Marlei Martinez Profile
Marlei Martinez is an American four-time Emmy award-winning journalist who is working at WESH-TV serving as a reporter. She joined the station in January 2021 from KCRA 3 where she served as a reporter.
Marlei Martinez Career
Martinez serves as a reporter who had also worked for other stations prior to joining WESH-TV. For instance, she previously worked for KCRA 3 where she served as a reporter from August 2018 to December 2020.
Prior to her tenure at KCRA3, she had previously worked for WVTM 13 News, Birmingham, Alabama where she served as a reporter from January 2016 to July 2018. During her time on WVTM 13 News, she and her photographer earned an Emmy award for highlighting the city’s firearm violence epidemic after dodging gunfire during an interview.
The two were interviewing a mother on the 20th anniversary of her son’s death at the spot where he was gunned down in a drive-by shooting. While their camera was rolling, a gathering of teenagers nearby started shooting at each other. Martinez, her photographer, the woman they were interviewing, as well as her granddaughter all ducked for cover as bullets pierced the fence they were standing alongside.
Prior to her tenure at WVTM 13 News, she worked for CNN’s New Day where she served as a managing producer as well as an overnight producer. Prior to her short tenure at CNN’S New Day, she previously worked for CNN serving as producer from April 2013 to August 2014 where she served as a producer of the network’s morning show ” New Day with Chris and Kate.”She attended and graduated from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University.
Martinez went with the systems’ anchors and columnists to talk with individuals, create content, and recount stories from Jamaica to Canada. For a long time, Marlei created for ABC’s Good Morning America and CNN’s New Day before turning into a senior maker at CNN dealing with the overnight group.
Quick Facts About Marlei Martinez
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Marlei Martinez CNN
Prior to her tenure at WVTM 13 News, she worked for CNN’s New Day where she served as a managing producer as well as an overnight producer. Prior to her short tenure at CNN’S New Day, she previously worked for CNN serving as producer from April 2013 to August 2014 where she served as a producer of the network’s morning show ” New Day with Chris and Kate.”
Before revealing it before the camera, Marlei detailed from behind it by creating stories for CNN and ABC News. Her inclusion carried her to the sounds of Louisiana to plunk down with the cast of Duck Dynasty, to the doors of Buckingham Palace for Prince George’s introduction to the world in London to a plunk-down meeting with President Barack Obama in the White House.
Marlei Martinez Age
Martinez’s age is not known for she has managed to keep her personal life private. It is therefore not known how old Marlei is or when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in her 30s.
Marlei Martinez Height
Martinez stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches.
Marlei Martinez Family
Martinez is a proud military daughter of a U.S. Air Force veteran. During her travels, she has called the Philippines, California, Azores, Colorado, Georgia, Florida, and New York home.
Marlei Martinez Husband
Martinez is married to her college sweetheart. The couple has a daughter named Sophia, as well as a dog, Phoebe. Martinez enjoys eating, traveling, and dancing during her free time.
Marlei Martinez Salary
Being one of the top reporters for WESH-TV, Martinez earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Marlei Martinez Net Worth
Martinez has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a reporter.
Marlei Martinez KCRA 3
During her tenure at KCRA 3, Martinez used to work alongside;
- Dirk Verdoorn – Metrologist
- Sally Kidd – Washington Bureau Reporter
- Teo Torres – Anchor/Reporter
- Toni Valliere – Anchor
- Vicki Gonzalez – Reporter
- Walter Makaula – Anchor
- Jarred Hill – Washington Bureau Reporter
- Kelly Brothers – Financial Advisor
- Leticia Ordaz – Anchor/Reporter
- Lisa Gonzales – Anchor/Reporter
- Linh Truong – Metrologist
- Mark Albert – Washington Bureau Reporter
- Mark Finan – Metrologist