Audrey Puente Biography
Audrey Puente is an American Emmy Award-winning Meteorologist working for FOX 5 NY. She joined the station in August 2012. You can catch her forecasts every weeknight on Good Day NY.
Audrey Puente Age
Puente is 51 years old as of 2021. She was born on March 3, 1970, in New York, United States. She, therefore, celebrates her birthday on the 3rd of March every year.
Audrey Puente Height
Puente stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m).
Audrey Puente Family
Puente was raised in News York City with his father, Tito Puente. Information about her mom is currently under review. She has 2 brothers, Richard Puente and Tito Puente Jr. Each of the siblings has different mothers. Richard’s mother is Ida Carlini and Tito Jr’s mother is Margaret Asencio. Richard was a Percussionist, born in the year 1953 and passed away on July 18, 2004. Tito Jr is currently a musician and is 50 years old as of 2021, born on June 2, 1971.
Audrey Puente Husband
Puente is married to her lovely spouse, Jay Thompson. The couple tied the knot in the year 2004. They take great pride in being mom and dad to their 3 children, Mateo Jay(son) born in 2007, Lola Jaye(daughter) born in August 2010, and Santana(daughter) born in 2005. The family currently resides in New York City.
Audrey Puente Net Worth
Puente has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a Meteorologist.
Audrey Puente Salary
Puente earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Audrey Puente Education
Puente is a proud alumnus of Syracuse University, as well as Mississippi State University. She graduated from Syracuse University in the year 1993 with a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Speech Communication. From Mississippi State University, she graduated with a Master of Science in Geosciences, with a focus on Meteorology, in the year 1999.
Audrey Puente Career
Puente serves at FOX 5 NY as a Meteorologist. In addition to her roles at the station, she serves as a Feature Reporter. Previously, she was in Secaucus, New Jersey, working for WWOR-TV as the Chief Meteorologist for MY 9 News at 10. Before that, she was working for WCBS-TV in New York, as a meteorologist for “CBS 2 News at Noon” and “CBS 2 News This Morning”. Also, she served as a fill-in reporter for “The Early Show,” the CBS national morning program.
Before going to WCBS, Puente was working for WNBC-TV in New York as a meteorologist and delivered the reports for “Today in New York” on Saturdays and Sundays. Before this, she served as the weekend meteorologist for WAPT-TV, an ABC-affiliated television station in Jackson, Mississippi, where her forecasts were seen every evening at 5 pm and 10 pm. Puente has also worked as a meteorologist for WXVT-TV(CBS-affiliated) in Greenville, Mississippi, and WJCL-TV(an ABC-affiliated) in Savannah, Georgia. He got her start at the current station, WNYW-TV in New York, where she worked as a production assistant.
Puente is an active member of the National Weather Association, the American Meteorological Society, and the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.
Audrey Puente FOX 5 NY
Puente is currently working at FOX 5 NY where she works alongside other famous FOX 5 NY anchors and reporters including;
- Mike Woods
- Dan Bowens
- Tina Cervasio
- Nick Gregory
- Bianca Peters
- Rosanna Scotto
- Lori Stokes
- Chris Welch
- Ines Rosales
Audrey Puente Social Media Platforms
Puente is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has over 20.4K followers on Twitter.