Maria Quiban Bio-Wiki, Age, Family, Husband, Son, Good day LA and Salary

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Who is Maria Quiban?

Maria Quiban (born: Maria T. Aviso) is a Phillippines born American weather anchor for KTTV in Los Angeles, California. She gives daily weather reports on Good Day LA and FOX 11 Morning News from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Quiban attended Aiea High School and later joined the University of Hawaii to study journalism. She eventually earned a B.S. in meteorology from Mississippi State University through correspondence courses.

Quiban originally worked for the local NBC affiliate KHNL in Honolulu. She later moved to Los Angeles in 1998. There, she worked as the weather anchor for the Orange County Newschannel. She agreed to join KTTV as a weather anchor in 2000.

Quiban has also made several television and film appearances. She has played as a reporter in Bruce Almighty, Cold Case, Everybody Hates Chris, Criminal Minds and Ryan’s Mystery Playdate. In the 2002 mystery thriller, she played the role of a murder victim.

How Old Is Maria Quiban?

Maria T. Aviso is 49 years old as of 2019. She was born on 28 October 1970 in Cebu City, Philippines.

A photo of Maria Quiban
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Maria Quiban Family

Maria’s family moved to Honolulu, Hawaii when she was 9 years old. She has not shared any further details regarding her parents. It is also not known if she has any siblings.

Maria Quiban Husband

Maria has been married thrice. She was first married a man whose identity is not disclosed when she was a teenager in Honolulu.

She then got married to Brian Messner on September 9, 1999, whom she later divorced as well. Maria got married to her third husband Sean Whitesell in 2005.

Maria Quiban Husband Death

Her third husband, Whitesell died not glioblastoma multiforme on December 28, 2015. Ever since Quiban has not remarried.

Maria Quiban Children

She has a son, Desmond Quiban born in 1987 with her first husband. She got her second son with her third husband. Gus Whitesell was born in 2010.

Maria Quiban Oldest Son

Maria’s eldest son is Desmond Quiban. In September 2002, Desmond was a sophomore at Los Alamitos High School in California. He also played as a safety for the school football team.

Where Is Maria Quiban Now | Good Day LA

Quiban still serves as a weather reporter for Good Day LA and FOX 11 Morning News. She joined the team in 2011. Her fellow Good Day LA team include Vanessa Borge, Julie Chang, Dan Cohen, Megan Colarossi, Rick Dickert, Rita Garcia, Araksya Karapetyan, Tony McEwing, and Soumada Khan.

Quiban joins the Good Day LA team every weekday morning. Good Day LA features news, traffic, weather and entertainment segments. It also features weekly segments on finance, tech, wellness, and also food.

Cohen and Garcia host the 4:30-6:00 am part. Araksya Karapetyan and Tony McEwing host the 6:00-9:00 am. Megan Colarossi and Vanessa Borge then host the 9:00-10:00 am.

Other FOX 11 personalities include Hailey Winslow (reporter on FOX 11 News), Leah Uko (reporter for FOX 11 News), Marla Tellez (anchor for FOX 11 News at Noon and host of our Top Property segments), Stephanie Stanton ( reporter for FOX 11 News), Gina Silva (reporter for FOX 11 News). Phil Shuman (anchor and reporter for FOX 11 News), Amanda Salas ( entertainment reporter for FOX 11 News and a member of the FOX Entertainment All-Stars), among others.

Maria Quiban TV Shows and Movies


  1. Step Brothers (2008)
  2. First Daughter (2004)
  3. Catch That Kid (2004)
  4. Bruce Almighty (2003)
  5. Blood Work (2002)
  6. Kealoha: The Beloved (1995)
  7. Goodbye Paradise (1991)

TV Shows

  1. Rake (2014)
  2. Touch (2012)
  3. Everybody Hates Chris (2006)
  4. Cold Case (2005)
  5. Criminal Minds (2005)
  6. Medium (2005)
  7. JAG (2003)
  8. Birds of Prey (2002)
  9. Son of the Beach (2002)

Maria Quiban Salary

Quiban’s salary ranges between $25,000 to $90,000. This is per the average estimates of news anchors salaries in Los Angeles.

Maria Quiban Net Worth

Trough her great work in journalism, Quiban has earned good money leading to good net worth. However, her exact net worth has not yet been revealed.

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