Chris Maathuis Biography
Chris Maathuis is an American Anchor/Director working with KLAS-TV in Las Vegas, Nevada Area as a Sports Anchor/Director since February 1997. He kick-started his broadcasting career working with KIFI-TV.
Chris Maathuis Career
Maathuis works with KLAS-TV where he serves the station as a Sports Anchor/Director. He is a proud graduate of the University of Utah. Chris began his career working with KSEE radio where he was serving the station as a news and sports director. Additionally, he was also providing play-by-play for Harding University. He rose to fame in the “land of opportunity” after an interview with then-Gov. Gill Clinton.
Maathuis broadcasting career brought him back to Salt Lake City for about seven years where he won numerous broadcasting awards for news and sports coverage. He was the voice of the Weber State Wildcats in the 80s and also covered the Utah Jazz.
Later on, he moved on to join KIFI-TV where he received awards for the state’s best local sports coverage. Additionally, he moved to upstate New York’s WBNG-TV where he won the state awards for sports coverage and the best single sports story on Kentucky Derby winner Exterminator.
While at WBNG, he also covered the Jets, the Mets, Giants, Syracuse, and Penn State. He later moved to Las Vegas in order to help KLAS where he was leading the sports department in its continued domination in the market. His coverage of high school sports such as Boxing and Mixed Martial Arts, and UNLV, among other sporting events is stayed to be unmatched in Las Vegas. He is an Emmy-Award-Winning sportscaster who is also the host of the award-winning UNLV Game Time basketball and football coaches show.
Chris Maathuis Age
He likes to keep his personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday.
Chris Maathuis Family
He has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if he has any siblings.
Chris Maathuis Wife
Maathuis is happily married, however, he is very private about his personal life therefore it is not known if he is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of him being in any past relationship with anyone.
Chris Maathuis Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being a journalist.
Chris Maathuis Salary
Maathuis earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Chris Maathuis KLAS TV
Maathuis works at KLAS TV where he works alongside other famous KLAS TV anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;
- Kevaney Martin
- Sherry Swensk
- Tedd Florendo
- Brian Loftus
- Ron Futrell
- Jon Tritsch
- Sally Jaramillo
- Nathan Tannenbaum
- Kirsten Joyce
- Christian Cazares
- Denise Valdez