Maria Athens Biography
Maria Athens is a Greek-American news anchor and reporter based in Alaska. She works for Alaska’s KTBY and KYUR stations.In October 2020 she posted a video on Facebook l full of salacious, unsubstantiated, and debunked allegations that Anchorage mayor Ethan Berkowitz had posted inappropriate photos online before being arrested in an altercation at her station’s parking lot.
Prior to her being based in New York City Athens worked as a reporter in New York City and in Athens, Greece.
Maria Athens Age|Birthday
She is 41 years old as of 2020.
Maria Athens Height
Athens stands at an estimated height of 5 feet 7 inches.
Maria Athens Boyfriend|Married
According to The Anchorage Daily News Athens is dating station manager Scottie Centres.
Maria Athens And Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz
Early in October this year he posted a video on Facebook l full of salacious, unsubstantiated, and debunked allegations that Anchorage mayor Ethan Berkowitz had posted inappropriate photos online before being arrested in an altercation at her station’s parking lot.
After the Incident Ethan admitted that he had previously been in a relationship with Athens. He apologized to the people of Anchorage for a major lapse in judgment he claimed to have made many years ago when he had a consensual, inappropriate messaging relationship with reporter Athens. He admits to having been embarrassed and ashamed for the hurt he had caused to his family and community.
A voicemail was obtained by the Alaska Landmine, a voice that sounds like Athens’ can be heard threatening Berkowitz and his wife.
“I’m so (the f word) exposing you,” the caller says on the tape. “I’m gonna get an Emmy. So you either turn yourself in, kill yourself or do what you need to do. I will personally kill you and Mara Kimmel my goddamn self, you Jewish piece of living fucking shit. You have met your match, motherfucker. You have met your motherfucking match.”
Maria Athens Education
For her education, she attended Seton Hall University in South Orange, New Jersey. She studied diplomacy, international relations, and political science at the school.
After her graduation she planned to move to Athens, Greece, to work for the U.S. government in the country.
Maria Athens Father
Her father Lonnie was a professor at the school. The Newyork Times in 1999 referred to him as a “maverick criminologist as it featured his work. He is best known for his research practices, which involved him traveling around the country to interview violent offenders inside of prisons.
He was inspired to study criminology due to the violent nature of his father according to the Times.
Maria Athens Salary
Working as a news-anchor Athens no doubt earns a huge salary . However, details regarding exact figures and her salary are still under investigation.
Maria Athens Arrested
Athens was arrested and charged Friday with fourth-degree assault and disorderly conduct after getting into a fight with her station manager, Scott Centers.
Her net worth is still under investigation.