Mary Calvi

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Mary Calvi
Born(1969-06-01) June 1, 1969 (age 44)
ResidenceYonkers, New York
NationalityAmerican
Educationmagna cum laude in broadcast journalism (undergraduate) — the S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University,
Syracuse, New York
OccupationJournalist
Spouse(s)Mike Spano
Family3 children
 
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Mary Calvi
Born(1969-06-01) June 1, 1969 (age 44)
ResidenceYonkers, New York
NationalityAmerican
Educationmagna cum laude in broadcast journalism (undergraduate) — the S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University,
Syracuse, New York
OccupationJournalist
Spouse(s)Mike Spano
Family3 children

Mary Calvi is an American television journalist.

Early life and education[edit source | edit]

Calvi graduated magna cum laude with a degree in broadcast journalism from the S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, a private university located in Syracuse, New York.

Career[edit source | edit]

Calvi began her career at a New York radio station as a news anchor and reporter.[clarification needed]

She then served as news anchor and assistant news director for the News 12 Networks in Westchester, which operates seven regional cable-television news channels in the New York metropolitan area.

In March 2002, Calvi joined WCBS — a local broadcast-television station located in New York City, New York, and the flagship station of the CBS broadcast-television network — where she most recently has served as an anchor and correspondent.

Awards[edit source | edit]

Calvi is the recipient of six Emmy Awards,[clarification needed] including for her breaking-news reportage of the "Miracle on the Hudson", the 2009 emergency landing of US Airways Flight 1549. She has also received ten Emmy Award nominations in the "breaking news" and "special reports" categories.

Appearance in popular culture[edit source | edit]

The HBO documentary film Indian Point: Imagining the Unimaginable (2004), directed by Rory Kennedy, features several video clips of Calvi on News 12 Westchester. Mary is extremely popular on the internet, with thousands of images and videos. John Elliot, the weatherman on her news report, once said that if you need a job, just google Mary Calvi - it's a full-time job.

Personal life[edit source | edit]

Born 1969. Calvi has three children with her husband, Mike Spano, elected mayor of Yonkers NY in 2011. They reside in Yonkers, New York, a city adjacent to New York City.

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