Chris Maathuis Biography
Chris Maathuis is an American Emmy award-winning sportscaster working at KLAS-TV serving as a sports anchor and director. He joined KLA-TV in February 1997.
Chris Maathuis Age
Maathuis likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not yet disclosed the date, month, or year he/she was born. However, he might be in his 60s.
Chris Maathuis Height
Maathuis stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Chris Maathuis Family
Maathuis 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 Maathuis has any siblings.
Chris Maathuis Wife
Maathuis is happily married to his beautiful wife called Sandi Maathuis. The couple is blessed with two daughters, the oldest being Jami who is married and has three children. Their youngest daughter, Staycee is also happily married and has three children. On April 18, he shared a post on his Instagram page stating, What a lucky Grandpa. I swear I’m blessed beyond measure. My youngest daughter Staycee and her wonderful family in their Easter best..”
Chris Maathuis Net Worth
Maathuis has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a sportscaster and reporter.
Chris Maathuis Salary
Maathuis earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Chris Maathuis Career
Maathuis serves as a sports anchor and director at KLAS-TV in Las Vegas, Nevada. He went to the University of Utah where he graduated. He started his broadcasting career at KSEE radio in Arkansas where he served as sports and news director. In this role, he was in charge of providing play-by-play for Harding University. He also managed to interview then-Gov. Bill Clinton.
Maathuis left KSEE radio and started working at a station in Salt Lake City for about seven years and won several broadcasting awards sports and news coverage. In addition to that, he was also the Weber State Wildcats in the ’80s and also managed to enclose the Utah Jazz.
Maathuis, later on, joined KIFI-TV in Idaho where he attained several awards for the state’s best local sports coverage. After some time, he started working at WBNG-TV in New York where he served as a sports and news anchor and reporter. During his tenure at WBNG-TV, he received the state awards for the best single sports story on Kentucky Derby winner Exterminator. During his tenure at WBNG-TV, he enclosed the Jets, Giants, Mets, Syracuse, and Penn State.
Maathuis, later on, left WBNG-TV and started working at KLAS-TV where he also leads the station’s sports department. During his tenure at KLA-TV, he has enclosed high school sports, Mixed Martial Arts, Boxing, and UNLV, just to mention a few. He also received an Emmy Award for sportscasting and is also the host of the award-winning football coaches show and UNLV Game Time basketball.
Chris Maathuis KLAS-TV
Maathuis is working at KLAS-TV where he works alongside other famous KLAS-TV meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;
- Denise Valdez
- Kirsten Joyce
- Christian Cázares
- John Langeler
- Heather Mills
- Tedd Florendo
- Sherry Swensk
- Nathan Tannenbaum
- Jon Tritsch
- JC Fernandez
- Kendall Tenney
- Roqui Theus
- Jillian Lopez
- Mabrisa Rodriguez
- Sally Jaramillo
Chris Maathuis Social Media Platforms
He is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 656 followers on Instagram.