Lynn Martinez Biography
Lynn Martinez is an American anchor working for WSVN 7 News where she serves as an anchor for the evening newscast and as a co-anchor for Deco Drive. She joined the network in 1991.
Lynn Martinez Age
Martinez is 48 years old as of 2022. She was born on September 7, 1974, in New York in the United States.
Lynn Martinez Height
Martinez stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches.
Lynn Martinez Family
Martinez was born and raised in New York City, United States by her loving parents. This is evident by her post on Instagram wishing her mother a happy mothers day on 9 May. She also on June 20, 2022, posts of her father wishing him a happy fathers day. She was brought up alongside her two sisters.
Lynn Martinez Husband
Martinez is married to her loving husband Mike Cochran who is an American footballer and also a coach. The duo tied the knot on January 1, 2020, at Nothern Arizona on a mountain at sunrise. They are proud parents of two lovely children Elle Martinez and Nick.
Lynn Martinez’s Net Worth
Martinez has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a co-anchor.
Lynn Martinez Salary
Martinez earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Lynn Martinez Education
Martinez went to Webster University in Missouri where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree. She later advanced her studies and graduated with a master’s degree in journalism.
Lynn Martinez Career
Martinez is an Emmy winner who anchors 7 NEWS First at 4, 7 NEWS at 4:30, and 5:30, and 7 News at 6:30 pm newscasts. She is also works for the “Deco Drive” which is a popular entertainment show that airs at 7:30 pm. Martinez joined the network in the year 1991 where she co-anchored the networks morning program Today in Florida. She also works as a general assignment reporter. Martinez quickly rose to her ranks after she was promoted to a weekend anchor.
Martinez later shifted to a weeknight news anchor two years after serving as a weekend anchor. She later became the co-host for the half-hour news magazine show Deco Drive. The show is all about celebrity news and all the latest on the entertainment circuit in South Florida.
Martinez began her broadcasting career both as an anchor and producer at the CBS affiliate in Cadillac, Michigan in the year 1989. It was during her 25 years tenure at WSVN that she reported on President Bill Clinton’s inauguration. She became the first American to report on Bosnia’s atrocities when she traveled all the way to Holland after the murder of a German tourist in Miami and went to Rome to report on the Pope. Martinez has also covered how to survive carjacking on “America’s Most Wanted” which airs on Fox. She has also reported on various hurricanes that include hurricane Andrew in 1992 and hurricane Wilma in 2005. Martinez also interviewed President Barack Obama in the year 2011.
Martinez has also featured various celebrities for Deco Drive that include Keanu Reeves, Cameron Diaz, Gloria and Emilio Estefan, Tom Hanks, Julio Iglesias, and Andy Garcia. She has various awards are accorded to her due to her series “Dying for an Organ,” which revolves around organ donation. Martinez also became an Emmy nominee after her coverage of Hurricane Andrew.
Lynn Martinez WSVN 7 News
Martinez is working at WSVN 7 News where she works alongside other famous WSVN 7 News meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;
- Craig Stevens
- Belkys Nerey
- Jeff Lennox
- Alex de Armas
- Ethan Calloway
- Robbin Simmons
- Joe Roetz
- Lorena Estrada
- Tavares Jones
- Josh Moser
- Mike DiPasquale
- Phil Ferro
- Vivian Gonzalez
- Brent Cameron
- Erika Delgado
- Jackson Dill
Lynn Martinez Social Media Platforms
She is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has over 14.3K followers on Instagram, over 5.4K followers on Facebook, and over 9.3K followers on her Twitter accounts.