Mayra Moreno is a Hispanic journalist who is a part of the KTRK-TV Eyewitness Show, a channel owned by ABC 13. The journalist has had a television presence for more than a decade, working in different parts of the US.
Mayra has been praised for her wide area of news coverage and her support of her Hispanic community.
Moreno was born on the 30th of November, 1984, making her 38 years old as of 2022. The reporter’s birthplace is Guanajuato, Mexico, but she moved to Houston, Texas, with her family at a young age.
She is a Mexican national of mixed ethnicity, as per reports.
Mayra Moreno’s Family and Education
Even after moving to America very early in her life, Mayra stays true to her Mexican roots and seems very close to her family. She admires her family dearly and gives them much credit for where she is in life now, as when her parents took her to America, they didn’t even know how to speak English.
Furthermore, she worked hard to fight off racism and support her family. Her parents inspire her a lot as even with the differences in languages, they made a bold decision to move to the US to give their children a better life.
Moreno talks about how she and her two sisters are inspired by their mother, who has taught them to be strong Latino women and smile a lot to achieve better; the journalist also has a brother. She thanks her family for giving her the life she had dreamt of.
Likewise, the ABC reporter is close to her grandparents, especially her paternal grandfather, who passed away in April 2019.
Moreno is celebrating her grandparent’s 60th wedding anniversary in the post above. In her hashtag, she claims that love exists and lasts for a lifetime.
With her dream to be on television and represent her Latin Community, She earned her degree in Journalism and Spanish with great distinction from the University of Houston.
Her Short Career
The journalist has spent the majority of her life in Texas, as her first job in broadcasting was at KRGV-TV Channel 5 News in Weslaco, Texas, and, from then on, she started working in various parts of Texas.
Mayra is popular for being one of the journalists to report live from Fort Hood following the 2009 shooting and covering major weather news.
After having worked all around Texas and different other states, she came back to her hometown to work for ABC13 Eyewitness News in October 2015
Who is Mayra Moreno’s Husband?
Mayra is very secretive in her personal life, so the details of her marital status or even her dating life were unknown.
When news regarding her engagement came, people suspected her co-worker, Chauncy Glover, to be her fiancee as he called the reporter his ‘work-wife.’ To clear out the rumors, Moreno had to reveal her husband’s identity.
The journalist revealed that her husband is a former boxer, a cowboy fan, and currently a realtor named Joe Chapa to clear up the rumors.
Joe is a Houston realtor, and he proposed to Mayra in September 2016. Their original wedding date was in April 2020 in Puerto Rico, but it got affected due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Because of her discreteness, the details of her marriage aren’t known; however, as per her social media posts, she seems happy in her marriage.
How Much is Mayra Moreno Salary and Net Worth?
Her net worth hasn’t been revealed publicly; however, based on the average news reporter’s income, her salary is estimated to be around $75 Thousand. Similarly, she is believed to have accumulated a net worth of about $950 Thousand.
The journalist is around 5 feet 4 inches tall with about 55kgs. She is a Latino, and the Hispanic features show on her face.
Other Interesting Facts and Trivia About Mayra Moreno:
Although nowTexasa has a dog named Gizmo, she previously had a rescue dog called Luna in 2017.
Mayra Moreno loves her Hispanic community and works towards making the children aware of the importance of school.
She has plenty of hobbies like running, cooking, and working out.
She is also a salsa dancer.
The journalist is a huge fan of sports and a supporter of the MLB team Houston Astros.