Rob Marciano Biography
Rob Marciano is an American journalist and meteorologist. Currently, he is the ABC News senior meteorologist of ABC’s “World News Tonight” and the weekend edition of “Good Morning America.”
He provides forecasts for the weekend editions of Good Morning America, a position Ginger Zee vacated when she was chosen to succeed Sam Champion on the daily editions of GMA.
Rob became prominence as a meteorologist, occasional reporter, and substitute anchor for CNN Worldwide in their Atlanta headquarters.
Prior to Rob joining ABC, he was employed by Entertainment Tonight, where he co-anchored the nightly thirty-minute edition of the program as well as the sixty-minute weekend edition. In late August 2014, he left ET after twenty months to take his current position with ABC.
Rob Marciano Age
He was born on June 25, 1968, in Glenville, Greenwich, CT. He is 54 years old.
Rob Marciano Education
Rob was born on June 25, 1968, in Glenville, Connecticut. He received a bachelor’s degree in meteorology from Cornell University. He also holds the American Meteorological Society Seal of Approval and is a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM). He is of Italian and German ancestry.
Rob Marciano Wife
Rob is married to Eryn Marciano, and they are blessed with 2 children one daughter Madelynn, and one son, Mason.
Rob Marciano Meteorologist
Rob served as chief meteorologist for KATU-TV and 750 KXL News Radio in Portland, Oregon prior to joining CNN in May 2003. From 1994 to 1997, he operated as the morning and then chief meteorologist for KPLC-TV in Lake Charles, Louisiana, and later served as a weather anchor for WVIT Connecticut News 30 in West Hartford, Connecticut.
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Rob is the ABC News senior meteorologist of ABC’s “World News Tonight” and the weekend edition of “Good Morning America.” In September 2014 that when he joined the network and reports across all ABC News broadcasts and digital platforms.
Rob has reported on nearly every natural disaster to hit the United States since he joined the network. He has covered tornadoes, floods, and blizzards; even erupting volcanoes surrounding towns in Hawaii. Most recently he reported from North Carolina ahead of Hurricane Florence and from southern California during the deadly wildfires.
On the ground before, during, and after landfall, Marciano covered the 2017 hurricanes that devastated Texas, Florida, and Puerto Rico. During ABC News’ coverage of the Great American Eclipse, Marciano was live on the Oregon coast at the start of the path of totality.
Before joining ABC News, Rob was the co-host of “Entertainment Tonight,” where he interviewed hundreds of celebrities including full-hour specials with Jennifer Lopez and Katy Perry. Before joining “ET,” Rob worked at CNN News Group since 2003 where he had been a news and weather anchor.
Additionally, Rob worked across the CNN Network as a field correspondent. Rob’s reports for CNN from the field during Hurricane Katrina and the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico helped garner a Peabody Award. He also hosted primetime specials including “Rescue: Saving the Gulf,” where he worked side by side with the heroes who saved wildlife, skimmed oil, and cleaned up the beach during the worst oil disaster in the U.S. history.
Is Rob Related To Rocky Marciano?
He is related to legendary boxer Rocky Marciano an American Professional boxer who competed from 1947 to 1955.
Rob Marciano Salary
The expected salary of ABC News. Meteorologist is $76,700.
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