Who is Mayra Moreno?
Mayra Moreno is a Hispanic journalist in the KTRK-TV Eyewitness Show, a channel owned by ABC 13. The journalist has had a television presence for over 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.
|Real/Birth Name:||Mayra Moreno|
|Profession:||Anchor, Reporter, Journalist|
|Famous For:||Anchor and Reporter for ABC13 (KTRK)|
|Family and Siblings|
El señor Moreno
1. Lisa Moreno
2. Daisy Moreno
|Date of Birth:||30 November 1984, Friday|
|Age (As of 2023):||39 Years Old|
|Birth Place:||Guanajuato, Mexico|
|Home Town:||Houston, Texas|
|School:||Austin High School|
|College:||University of Houston|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed (Mexican and Latin)|
|Husband:||Joe Chapa (Former Boxer)|
|Height:||5 Feet 4 Inches (165 cm)|
|Weight:||121 lbs (55 KG)|
|Income & Assets|
|Net Worth (As of 2023):||$950 Thousand|
|Annual Salary/Income:||$75 Thousand|
Short Bio: Birth, Age, and Zodiac
Moreno was born on November 30, 1984, making her 38 years old as of 2023. 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, Mayra stays true to her Mexican roots and looks close to her family. She admires her family dearly and gives them much credit for where she is 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. Despite the language differences, her parents greatly inspired her; they boldly decided 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 solid 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 forever.
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 most 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 famous 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
Chauncy Glover States Moreno is his Work-Wife
On September 17, 2016, Chauncy Glover, the working partner, Mayra, posted a photo of the famous journalist saying, “My work wife Mayra Moreno is becoming a real wife” which blew the internet, especially their fans. Eventually, fans started thinking Chauncy was Moreno’s real-life fiance. After a few days, Moreno declined the news, and she revealed her official husband’s identity.
Who is Mayra Moreno’s Husband?
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, a Houston realtor, proposed to Mayra Moreno in September 2016, dropping to one knee. Their engagement was on September 17, 2016. Their original wedding date was in April 2020 in Puerto Rico, but it got affected due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Later on March 21, 2022, the Journalist and Houston realtor tied their wedding knot.
On March 21, 2023, the stunning Mexican journalist posted wishing her husband, Joe, a happy anniversary on her Instagram.
The Hispanic journalist is a mother based on her Instagram, but there is no news or information regarding her child.
Mayra Moreno’s Salary and Net Worth?
Her net worth has yet to be revealed publicly; however, based on the average news reporter’s income, her salary is estimated at around $75 Thousand. Similarly, she is believed to have accumulated a net worth of about $950 Thousand.
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Other Interesting Facts and Trivia About Mayra Moreno:
- The dog lover Mayra has a dog named Gizmo, and 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 many hobbies, like running, cooking, and working out.
- Mayra Moreno is also a salsa dancer.
- The journalist is a huge fan of sports and a supporter of the MLB team Houston Astros.
- Moreno loves to spend her free time in Mexico.