Who is Maria Quiban?
Maria Quiban is an American Weatherperson best known for being a weather anchor on KTTV in Los Angeles, California. She has been active in her career since 1991.
Before joining FOX 11, Quiban spent two years as the weather anchor for the daily 5, 6, 9, and 11 p.m. newscasts for OCN (Orange County News Channel). Previously, she served as the evening meteorologist for NBC Hawaii News 8 in Honolulu, HI.
She has also appeared in numerous television shows and films playing a reporter. This includes Bruce Almighty, Cold Case, Everybody Hates Chris, Criminal Minds, and also Ryan’s Mystery Playdate. Quiban also played the role of a murder victim in the film Blood Work.
Fox 11 – Good Day LA
Quiban joined KTTV (FOX 11) news team in 2000. With the network, Quiban offers daily weather forecast on Good Day LA and FOX 11 Morning News from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. Good Day LA features news, traffic, weather, and entertainment segments.
She presents the show alongside Rita Garcia, Julie Chang, Vanessa Borge, Rick Dickert, Araksya Karapetyan, Tony McEwing, and Dan Cohen.
How Old is Maria Quiban?
Quiban, born Maria T. Aviso is 49 years old as of 2019 having been born on October 28, 1970, in Cebu City, Philippines.
Maria Quiban Family
Having been born in Cebu City, Philippines, Quiban and her family moved to Honolulu when she was 9 years old. She bears a Filipino descent.
Maria Quiban Husband
Maria has been married thrice. As a teenager in Honolulu, she married her first husband, Quiban whom she later divorced. Maria uses her first husband’s last name. She married her second husband Brian Messner on September 9, 1999. Quiban and Messner later divorced.
In 2005, Quiban married her third husband Sean Whitesell. Whitesell died of glioblastoma multiforme, a rare Brain Cancer Disease on December 28, 2015, after an 18 month-long battle. Since then, Quiban became an advocate for Glioblastoma and Brain Cancer Awareness.
Quiban volunteers her time speaking to young single mothers about her own experience as a single mom.
Maria Quiban Kids
Maria and her first husband Quiban, have a child Desmond Quiban (born 1987). She has another son, Gus Whitesell (born 2010) with her late ex-husband, Sean Whitesell.
Maria Quiban Height
Quiban stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches.
Maria Quiban Salary
Quiban is believed to have a fairly good amount of salary for her work on Good Day LA. Though her exact salary is not yet disclosed, the average salary of a news anchor at KTTV is $142,873 per year.
Maria Quiban Net Worth
Through her television work, Quiban has gained great wealth to her name. However, her net worth is not yet disclosed.