Maira Ansari Biography
Maira Ansari is an American anchor and reporter working at WAVE 3 where she serves as the 3 newscast and co-anchor of the 5 pm, 5;30 pm, and 6 pm newscasts. She joined WAVE 3 in February 2007, after previously working for WCIA, the CBS affiliate in Springfield.
Maira attended Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois where she earned a bachelor’s degree in radio/television programming and a minor in marketing and speech communications. Later in 2002, Maira earned her master’s degree from the University of Illinois at Springfield. She previously resided in Illinois for her entire life and she was brought up in a small town in southern Illinois.
Prior to relocating to Louisville, she worked at WICD NewsChannel 15 in Champaign, Illinois where she served as the morning and midday anchor. Ansari enjoys taking part in community service activities while she spends time in east-central Illinois. In addition, she has worked with the Girl Scouts, and the American Diabetes Association and even took part in a corn-eating contest.
Maira began her television career in Springfield, Illinois where she served as the city beat reporter and before working there, she interned at WCIA, the CBS affiliate in Springfield. While Ansari was in college, she got a taste of what television journalism was all about as she worked in the college newsroom and interned in Los Angeles at the entertainment news magazine show EXTRA.
In addition, she also traveled abroad to study television in London, England. Over the years, she has traveled to over 12 countries and she can eloquently speak in a number of different languages. Whenever she finds time, she enjoys spending ample time with her family and eating at all the great restaurants Louisville has to offer.
Maira Ansari Age
Ansari grew up in a small town in southern Illinois. She likes to keep her personal life private and hence has not yet disclosed the year and month she was born. It is therefore not known when she celebrates her birthday. She Might be in her 30s.
Maira Ansari Height
Ansari is a woman of above-average height. She stands at a height of 5 ft 6 in.
Maira Ansari Family
Her family is originally from Pakistan. Ansari grew up in a small town in southern Illinois but lived in Illinois her entire life prior to calling Kentucky her home.
Maira Ansari Husband
Ansari is a married woman to her caring husband, Dr. Jay Miller, and a proud mother to two children; a boy and a girl. Zahir, a boy, was born on October 11 and Noor Martha, the girl, joins her older brother.
Maira Ansari Net Worth
Ansari has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million- $5 Million which she has earned through being a reporter and anchor.
Maira Ansari Salary
Ansari earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Maira Ansari Weight Loss
Information about her weight loss will be updated soon.
Maira Ansari WAVE 3
Ansari works at WAVE 3 where she works alongside other famous WAVE 3 anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;
- Phylicia Ashley
- Ken Baker
- Sean Baute
- John Boel
- Shannon Cogan
- Taylor Durden
- Dawne Gee
- Connie Leonard
- Brian Shlonsky
- Tawana Andrew
- Brian Goode
- Kevin Harned
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Ansari.
|Who is Ansari?||She is an American anchor and reporter|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches|
|Spouse||Dr. Jay Miller|
|Salary||$40,000 – $ 110,500|
|Net Worth||$1 Million- $5 Million|