Maria LaRosa

TV Personality

Maria LaRosa is an American on-camera meteorologist for The Weather Channel in Atlanta, Georgia. LaRosa was born in New York State, but was raised in her hometown of Ramsey, New Jersey. In June 2004, LaRosa joined KYW-TV in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She was later hired by WXIX-TV, the FOX station in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was the weekday morning and noon meteorologist for KYW-TV in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She was a meteorologist and anchor for WTVM-TV, the ABC station in Columbus, Georgia. Later on In 2010, she joined The Weather Channel and became a on-camera meteorologist for both the Weekend Now and PM Edition with her co-host Todd Santos. LaRosa graduated in 1998 from Penn State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in meteorology. She was also a teaching assistant for the University's introductory meteorology course before graduating in 1998. LaRosa is also a member of the National Weather Association and the American Meteorological Society (AMS). She holds a seals of approval in certified broadcasting meteorologist. She lived in Southern New Jersey with her husband, Mariusz Kolakowski. The couple has three sons: Michael (born in 2005), Justin (born in 2008), and  ( Wikipedia article )


Personal facts

Place of birth
New York
Mariusz Kolakowski
TV Meteorologist, TV Anchor, TV Journalist


Institution From To
Pennsylvania State University

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