A native of Orange County, Marc is a graduate of Chapman University, where he received a bachelor's degree in broadcast television journalism.
Marc joined ABC7 in June 2014 after spending nearly eight years at KION-TV, the CBS affiliate in Salinas, California. While at KION, Marc served in many roles, including evening news anchor, beginning in 2010. The station was honored with three consecutive regional Emmy awards for best newscast (small market) in Northern California.
In 2012, Marc began anchoring additional newscasts for KION's sister stations, KCOY 12 and KKFX FOX 11 in Santa Maria, California.
Marc began his career as a morning news anchor at KVII-TV in Amarillo.
He is an accomplished story teller who is also skilled at shooting and editing his own material.
Prior to jumping into the broadcast news industry, Marc drove open-wheel race cars, competing in the Star Mazda National Championship. He continues to be an avid motorsports fan and has attended the Indianapolis 500 annually since 1993.
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