Mark Ockerbloom Biography and Wiki
Mark Ockerbloom is an award-winning American Journalist working as a news anchor at WFXT Channel 25 News in Boston, MA. Previously, he worked as a primary sports anchor at NECN News in Needham, MA.
Mark Ockerbloom Age and Birthday
Mark was born in Winchester, Massachusetts, United States of America. He is thought to be in his mid-50s or early 60s as of 2023. However, his exact age and birth year are currently unavailable.
Mark Ockerbloom Height
Ockerbloom stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m) tall.
The news anchor enrolled at Boston College High School in his hometown. Afterward, he joined Providence College, a private Catholic university in Providence, Rhode Island. From there, he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English in 1985.
Mark Ockerbloom Family, Parents, Siblings
Mark was born and brought up by his parents in Winchester, Massachusetts, United States of America. He experienced his childhood along with his brother, Carl. However, our attempts to discover more about his parents’ identities were in vain since he had not disclosed the information to the public.
Mark Ockerbloom Wife | Married
Regarding her marital status, Ockerbloom is currently married to his lovely wife, Marysia Sikora Ockerbloom. Presently, he resides in Medford, Oregon, along with his family.
Mark Ockerbloom Daughters
Mark and his wife Marysia have been blessed with three children; all girls. They are Juliana, Allison, and Alena Ockerbloom.
Mark Ockerbloom Salary
Ockerbloom receives an estimated salary that ranges between $40,000 – $110,500 annually from his career as a news journalist. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Mark Ockerbloom Net Worth
The journalist has an estimated net worth of $350,000 to 550,000 (Approx.) as of 2023. This amount is from his extensive career as a news journalist.
WFXT Channel 25 News
WFXT Channel 25 News is a television station in Boston, Massachusetts. It is owned by Cox Media Group and is affiliated with FOX Network. Ockerbloom is a broadcast journalist who is currently working at WFXT Channel 25 News in Boston, MA.
Here, he serves as the anchor of FOX 25’s regular newscasts. Initially, it is known that he joined the station both as a sports anchor and reporter. Likewise, he serves as the co-anchor of 5 p.m., 6 p.m., 10 p.m., and 11 p.m. newscasts in Dedham, MA. Before this, he worked at NECN News as a primary sports anchor in Needham, MA.
He has also worked as a sports director at KOCO-TV (ABC) 5 News in Oklahoma. Most noteworthy, he was hired by WMUR-TV (ABC) News where he served as their sports director. Furthermore, he worked in the sports department of WGIR-AM as a director in Manchester, NH. He started his career as a journalist as a news anchor and reporter at WLLH-AM.
Mark Ockerbloom Cancer
Mark does not have cancer. However, he is an active supporter and a volunteer at the Pan-Mass Challenge which specializes in raising awareness of cancer disease. It is known that his older brother, Carl, was diagnosed with stage 3 colon cancer in 2002.
Unfortunately, he passed away after losing his battle with cancer in 2004. Mark enjoys playing hockey, softball, fishing, and golf. An avid runner, during this time, they ran the Boston Marathon together back in 2002.
- Three Emmy Awards
- Associated Press Awards