Frank Vascellaro is a well-known media personality currently working as a news anchor for WCCO since joining the station in 2006. Vascellaro is the 5 p.m., 6 p.m., and 10 p.m. news Monday through Friday co-anchor alongside his wife. The couple became the first married couple to co-anchor a daily news program in the Twin Cities on June 29, 2006.
Before joining WCCO, Vascellaro worked at WAND-TV in Decatur, Illinois, and at WHOI-TV in Peoria, Illinois as an anchor/reporter. Frank was brought up in Denver Colorado and went to the United States Air Force Academy before transferring to the University of Colorado at Boulder. Frank later studied broadcasting at Columbia College in Chicago, Ill.
Frank was recognized by The Society of Professional Journalists with its broadcast award for Investigative Reporting in 2008. He was awarded the 2011 and 2012 Regional Emmy for Best Anchor. Vascellaro and his wife, Amelia are deeply involved with the community and frequently serve as the master of ceremonies at some of the Twin Cities premier charity events.
Frank Vascellaro Age
Frank Vascellaro was born in 1962 in Denver, Colorado in the United States. He is 59 years old as of 2021.
Frank Vascellaro Height
Vascellaro stands at a height of 6 feet 5 inches.
Frank Vascellaro Parents
Vascellaro is the daughter of the late Rosalie Marie Vascellaro and Sam. His mother was a homemaker and also a teacher’s aid for 25 years at the Holm Elementary School. Besides, she was a regular on the WCCO-TV channel where she shared her recipes on her own segments, “The Grannies” which she hosted with her friend Doris Rosen.
She passed away in June 2018 after a short illness. She was 94 years old at the time of her death. Vascellaro has a sister Angela. Besides, he has an uncle to his two nieces.
Frank Vascellaro Wife
Vascellaro is married to Amelia Santaniello since 1999 in Florence, Italy. The couple first met in 1996 and moved to Minnesota and later tied the knot in 1999. The family resides in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Frank Vascellaro Children
Vascellaro is blessed with 3 children, twins named Francesca and Joseph, and also another son named Sam. The family also has two pet dogs.
Frank Vascellaro Net Worth
Vascellaro has an estimated net worth of between $1 MillionU.S dollars which he has earned through his career as an anchor.
Frank Vascellaro Salary
Vascellaro recieves an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.