Linda Pellegrino Biography
Linda Pellegrino is a famous American host of AM Buffalo weekdays at 10:00 AM for over two decades, conducting thousands of live interviews with personalities ranging from the biggest Hollywood stars to British royalty. Furthermore, she contributes feature stories to the program. Before Linda was a well-known reporter as well as a weathercaster for Eyewitness News.
For her outstanding work, she is two times nominee for New York State Emmy awards. Also a busy voice-over talent, Linda is heard locally and internationally on many radios as well as television commercials. Before joining Channel 7, Linda was a popular radio host on WHAM 1180am radio in Rochester, WBEN Radio 930 as well as on Oldies 104 FM.
Linda graduated from Rockland Community College, SUNY Brockport, and finished some graduate studies at Mississippi State College. She is still moving forward to inspire her viewers after a diagnosis of breast cancer and thyroid cancer in the year 2012.
Linda shared her story as well as her recovery which involved conversations with doctors, chemotherapy treatment, and hair loss. After thyroid surgery left her with a permanently paralyzed vocal cord, Linda chronicled this surgery and also recovery.
Among her many charitable interests, Linda has worked as honorary chairperson for the physical as well as emotionally handicapped at Buffalo’s Heritage Centers. She personally served alongside Dave Thomas on the “Adopting Hope” campaign with Wendy’s restaurants. She worked on the board of directors with the “Hunter’s Hope” foundation.
She is a strong proponent of animal adoption from the Buffalo Animal Shelter. In the year 2013, she was inducted into the Buffalo Broadcasting Hall of Fame. She aspires to be a positive role model for women all over the world, reminding them to be pro-active for their own good health.
Linda Pellegrino Age
Pellegrino’s age is not currently known.
Linda Pellegrino Height
Pellegrino’s height is not known to the public.
Linda Pellegrino Family
Pellegrino’s parents and sibling details are not publicly available. She received an Associates’s Degree from Rockland Community College and a Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcast Communications at SUNY Brockport. She has also obtained graduate credits in meteorology at Mississippi State University.
Linda Pellegrino Son
Pellegrino and her husband Stotz have a son named Brett, whom viewers got to during Linda’s pregnancy throughout in the year 1991, is 28 years old as of 2020.
Linda Pellegrino Salary
Pellegrino receives an average salary of between $35,879 to $84,565 a year. She accumulated revenue from her career as a host of AM Buffalo.
Linda Pellegrino Net Worth
Pellegrino has an approximate net worth of $1 million dollars. She has accumulated her wealth from her career as a broadcaster.
Linda Pellegrino Am Buffalo
Pellegrino is the host of AM BUFFALO. She has interviewed thousands of guests from all walks of life elected officials, world-famous doctors, Hollywood stars as well as British royalty. Entering her 30th year as host of AM Buffalo, she continues to take great joy in her work as well as her ongoing relationship with her Western New York audience.