“Sky is the limit” for those who can dream and work for unseen future. After getting a job as a production assistant where she was limited to making coffee and operating teleprompter, an average person would soon curse the destiny and do nothing. But Lisa Mateo is no ordinary person, and she worked her way up to become one of the top-rated anchors at PIX 11 for over a decade now.
Career and Professional Life:
The alum of the Rutgers University, she used to write for the high school newspaper and continued her passion in the university where she received a double major in Journalism and Communications. For a person who takes pride to give voice to people in need of help worked at WPIX as a news anchor from news from 5-6 am.
After working as a reporter on breaking news 7-9 am, she then became the host of "Celebrity Taste Makers." The traffic reporter also received two Emmy nominations for her unmatched efforts in journalism.
How much Salary does Lisa Receive?
The highly sort-out anchor is rated highly by the PIX 11 and makes sure they keep hold of their star anchor by offering a lucrative deal every year. Though her contract is yet to disclose, it should not be difficult to predict that she earns a handsome salary from the news station.
Mother to Two Children with Husband, Jose!
Career comes at the expense of settled family life but not for Lisa as she is happily married to Jose for 18 years. Lisa married her then-boyfriend, Jose back on September 24, 1999. And on September 2015, she wished her husband sixteenth Anniversary through a tweet when she said:
“16 years ago today I married the man that continues to bring a smile to my face every day. Happy Anniversary!”
Though it is not clear when Lisa first met her future husband, Jose, they must have dated for years before tying the knot.
Caption: Lisa's family enjoying their vacation on 22nd August 2017
The happy couple is a parent to two children eldest son Jaren, 15 and youngest daughter Jiselle. Recently, the family had a vacation to Disney World in Epcot, and she updated her fans through a picture in late August.
She is pretty active in social media site and loves her colleagues and friends. On 12th September 2017, she welcomed back her colleague Marissa Torres to the PIX 11 after welcoming a son named Thomas.
Lisa’s Short Bio and Family:
Born in Brooklyn, she moved to New Jersey since she was in fourth grade. Belonging to Latin American ethnicity, she was born to Puerto Rican parents who moved to New York. Though her birth year is still unknown, she celebrates her birthday on 24th January every year and probably ages around the thirties. As per wiki sources, she has a sister, and the Mateo siblings learned Spanish together. The beautiful anchor boasts a tall height and keeps her body maintained through diet and regular exercise.