Quick Facts of Maria Genero

  • Full NameMaria Genero
  • Date of Birth1963 /07 /30
  • NicknameMaria
  • Marital StatusSingle
  • BirthplaceNiagara Falls, the USA
  • EthnicityWhite
  • ProfessionWeather Forecast
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Active Year1989-present
  • Eye colourBlue
  • Hair colourBlonde
  • EducationUniversity of Mississippi Broadcast Meteorology Program
  • Online PresenceTwitter
  • HoroscopeLeo

It is a habit of ours that we often take peek on the weather forecast before going out, and we all are familiar with weather news. Likewise, in today’s topic, we will talk about the weather anchor of WGRZ TV, Maria Genero. She is currently working as a weather anchor who updates us with the weather news through the WGRZ TV channel.

The very talented journalist has gained massive fans through her mesmerizing personality.  In her personal life, Genero is single and lives with her cute little dog. Wanna know more about Maria Genero? Then stay on the page and keep scrolling.

Early Life

Maria Genero was born on July 30. 1963, in Niagara Falls, New York, the USA. Moreover, she holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. Her zodiac sign is Leo. There is no information about her family background and early life.

Genero attended the University of Mississippi Broadcast Meteorology Program and was credentialed by the national weather association in 1989 after she completed her course.

Career as a Meteorologist

Maria began her career after her graduation from the University.  She moved to Miami, Florida and joined WCIX. During her time on WCIX, she received a title as a chief weather fill-in for Mark McEwen for CBS. As she gained a sucessful career from  WCIX, Genero got an offer from Fox News. She worked there as a host for a show called ‘Good Day New York’. She also worked with renowed Fox News reporters like,  Morgan  Ortagus, Jillian Mele, and Rick Reichmuth.

Maria with her Co-host in their work station
Maria with her Co-host Kate Welshofer Image Source: buffalonews.com

Once in her journey, she was also featured in movies like Striptease and Wishmaster 2: Evil Never Dies. However, her movie career didn’t last long so she moved back home in 2001 and started forecasting weather at WGRZ since 2006. Currently, she is working at the WGRZ as a regular meteorologist.

Leading  a Single Life

Moving towards Maria’s personal life, she is leading a single life even in her late fifties. During an interview with TotallyBuffalo, Maria explained that she is allergic of dating. She might have dated some boys in her past since she is living a lowkey life, there is no information about it.

Additionally, in the same interview, Genero said that she is more interested in excelling in her profession than having a husband. It seems like she is more concerned about her profession rather than being engaged in a relationship.

Maria welcoming a new member in her Buffalo Animal Shelter
Maria Welcoming Ben in her Buffalo Animal Shelter.
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Apart from relationship and marriages,  Genero spends her offscreen life in her dog’s welfare association named Buffalo Animal Shelter. She frequently shares pictures with several dogs on her Social Media.

What’s Her Net Worth?

Maria has collected a good amount from her career as a journalist. However, she hasn’t revealed the details about her net worth and salary in media.  According to glassdoor.com the average salary of a weather forecaster is $38,023. Moreover, the salary depends on their designation as for Maria, she as already gained the title of the chief back then. So, she might have earned more than the estimated one.

Currently, Maria is working on a reputed News channel as a meteorologist and have added a big paycheque. With such fortunes, she is enjoying a lavish and rich life.