Marie Saavedra Bio,  Age, Height, Net Worth, Husband, Phoenix and WFAA

By | July 15, 2021

Marie Saavedra Biography

Marie Saavedra an American reporter/anchor at CBS Chicago. She previously worked at WFAA in Dallas, Texas since August 2013.

Marie Saavedra Age

Saavedra age and date of birth is not currently available. We shall update this section as soon as this information is available.

Marie Saavedra Phoenix

Saavedra headed west to Phoenix from Ozarks to report and anchor weekends for independent station KTVK where she covered a range of stories including immigration, dust storms, and the tragic loss of nineteen members of the Granite Mountain Hotshot Crew on Yarnell Hill. Now in North Texas, Marie looks forward to reporting what’s important, captures interest, and inspires!

Marie Saavedra WFAA

Marie joined News 8 in August 2013, where she became a general assignment reporter. Marie was hired by Dallas-based WFAA8 to replace the former anchor/reporter Jonathan Betz.

She joined KYTV, the NBC affiliate in Springfield as a reporter and 5 p.m. anchor after her graduation. During her time in the Ozarks, she covered the EF-5 tornado that hit nearby Joplin, Mo. Marie is a winner of a regional Edward R. Murrow Award for her reports on a veteran who committed suicide after his case was mishandled at a regional VA hospital.

Marie Saavedra CBS Chicago

The long-time reporter for WFAA-TV’s Saavedra shared on Facebook that she was making a move. Sunday, 11 October 2020 was her last day on air!

She joined the team at our Dallas/Fort Worth ABC affiliate in August 2013 after graduating from the University of Missouri – Columbia. marie began her career in Springfield, Missouri, prior to moving to Phoenix, Arizona. In her departing post, she says that she has the chance to serve much closer to home, the Chicago area.

When she was asked, about her interests, she said that her interest is in telling a story that will make the viewer feel. That runs the gamut from hard news to uplifting stories. Marie was in downtown Dallas the night that five officers were killed in an ambush, and looking back, she values being there as well as bringing information to a community looking for answers and understanding.

Marie also loves the chance to meet a character or a special family as well as share what makes them someone you should know while putting a smile on your face. Personally, her interests include a good laugh, great meals, and travel! she loves seeing Broadway shows when touring companies stop in North Texas, and an afternoon museum-hopping in Fort Worth is always a treat. She had revealed that she landed at CBS Chicago, her hometown.

Marie Saavedra Salary

Saavedra earns an estimated salary ranging between $45,120 to $78,530 per year.

Marie Saavedra Net Worth

Saavedra has an estimated net worth of $1 million

Marie Saavedra Education

Saavedra enrolled and studied Broadcast Journalism at The Missouri School of Journalism.

Marie Saavedra Height and Weight

Saavedra stands tall at an average height and has an average body weight.

Marie Saavedra Family

Saavedra was born in Chicago, where her parents passed down a love of meeting people and new experiences. She was raised up alongside her down syndrome brother.

In the interview, she said “people may be surprised to learn that I have a brother with Down Syndrome, but they shouldn’t be…I’m the proudest sister around! My brother Chip is an athlete, artist, dancer, and world traveler. My life is richer because of him! For that reason, I love to support the special needs community whenever I can. It’s very true that we’re more alike than different!”

Marie Saavedra Husband

Saavedra information about her love life are not currently available. We shall update this section as soon as this information is available.


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