Audrey Puente Biography
Audrey Puente is a prestigious American journalist serving as a meteorologist and feature reporter for FOX 5 News currently. Puente reports at 6 and 10 p.m on the station’s weekend newscasts.
She worked as a chief weather anchor providing forecasts for the station at WWOR-TV/My9 “My9 News before that.
Audrey Puente Age
She was born in New York City, New York, in the United States, on March 3, 1970. She is 52 years old as of 2022.
Audrey Puente Height
She stands at a height of 5 ft 6 inches (Approx 1.68 m).
Audrey Puente Education
Puente graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Speech Communication from the University of Syracuse. Later, she joined the University of Mississippi State where Puente obtained her Master’s. Of Science degree in Geosciences with an emphasis on Meteorology.
Audrey Puente Family
Puente was born to her father Ernest Anthony Puente Jr and mother Margaret Ascencio in New York. Her father was famously credited as “King of Latin Jazz” and “The King. Of the Timbales” and was a worldwide legendary Latin percussionist.
Puente’s father died in a New York City Hospital on May 31, 2000, at the age of 77 due to heart disease. She has two siblings, named Richard Puente, and her brother Tito Puente Jr who is also a musician.
Audrey Puente Husband
Puente is cheerful and married to her beloved husband called Jay Thompson. The couple tied the knot at The White Room in St. Augustine, Florida on September 18, 2004. She and her husband Jay are blessed with three kids named Mateo, Santana, and Lola Jaye.
Audrey Puente Salary
Puente receives an annual salary of $150, 440, according to Fox 5 News anchor’s/reporters’ salaries.
Audrey Puente Net Worth
Puente has an approximate net worth of $3 million to $5 million US dollars.
Audrey Puente Career
Presently, Puente serves for Fox 5/WNYW as a feature reporter and meteorologist. She served as a chief weather anchor providing forecasts at WWOR-TV/My9 before that.
Puente provided weather forecasts for “CBS 2 News This Morning” before that. She also provided fill-in reports named “The Early Show” for the CBS national morning program in addition.
Puente served as a meteorologist for WNBC-TV. Where she delivered weekend reports for “Today in New York” before working at WCBS-TV. Puente served for WAPT-TV in Jackson, Mississippi, as the weekend meteorologist.
Where she reported the station newscasts at 5 p.m and 10 p.m previously. Puente served as the weekend weather anchor for WXVT-TV in Greenville, Mississippi. And as the weekday weather anchor at WJCL-TV in Savannah, Georgia before that. Her career journey started as a production assistant at WNYW-TV located in New York.