Marla Tellez Biography
Marla Tellez is an American Emmy Award-winning anchor, reporter, producer, and correspondent working for FOX 11 in Los Angeles, California as an anchor. She joined the station in January 2014.
Marla Tellez Age / Birthday
Tellez is 46 years old as of 2022. She was born as Marla Christine Tellez on April 16, 1976, in San Francisco, California, United States. Tellez celebrates her birthday on the 16th of April every year.
Marla Tellez Height / Measurements
Tellez is of an average body stature and stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 5 inches.
Marla Tellez Partner / Husband
Tellez is married to her better half Jon Colletti. They tied the knot and exchanged their marriage vows in September 2017. On September 9, they celebrated their 5th anniversary. Tellez has not disclosed much about their marriage life.
Marla Tellez Kids / Children
Tellez manages to keep information regarding whether she has any kids away from the limelight. However, we will update this information about her children once it’s available.
Marla Tellez Family / Relatives
Tellez was born in San Francisco and raised in Sebastopol, California by her mother, Care Tellez, and her father. She manages to keep information regarding her parents away from the limelight. Additionally, she shares no information regarding whether she has any siblings or not. We will update this information once it’s available.
Marla Tellez Career
Tellez is an anchor, reporter, producer, and correspondent at FOX 11 KTTV News in Los Angeles, California. She co-hosts the “FOX 11 Special Report” alongside Elex Michaelson on weeknights at 6 p.m. Prior to joining the FOX 11 Los Angeles News team, she worked for the NBC affiliate in San Francisco. While there, she anchored the midday newscast.
Her journalism career job began as a news producer and news writer behind-the-scenes in the Bay Area. From there, she moved to work for the CBS affiliate in Salinas as a reporter where her -air career launched. She is much dedicated to her career. Tellez joined the CBS station in San Francisco to gain experience. During her working time there, she worked as a producer and correspondent for the nightly show, Evening Magazine. Her career did not stop there, she continued working hard. She left California for an anchor opportunity in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 2008. While there, she got an opportunity to appear in the hit AMC show, “Breaking Bad.”
Throughout her career, she has traveled a lot and also has interviewed numerous celebrities and high-ranking politicians. In addition to that, she covered the highly publicized Scott Peterson Trial. After graduating from high school and earning her High School Diploma in General Education, she had to fourth her education. She joined Sonoma State University to pursue her career course. After completing her studies there, she graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science in 1998.
Marla Tellez Salary
Tellez receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
Marla Tellez Net Worth
Through Tellez’s career as an anchor, reporter, producer, and correspondent, she has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1 Million and $ 5 Million.
Throughout her career, she has received several awards and honors for her reporting and anchor. These awards include two Emmy Awards along the way.
She was involved in a car accident on April 16, 2014, when a texting driver hit her car. By good luck, she was not injured.
Marla Tellez Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Tellez is active on her social media accounts. She has about 70K followers on her Facebook Page, about 18.5K followers on her Twitter account, and around 51.8K followers on her Instagram account.