Mike Marza
Mike Marza is a general assignment reporter and weekend morning anchor for Channel 7 Eyewitness News.

Mike came to Eyewitness News from KSHB-TV in Kansas City, where he served as one of the main evening co-anchors of the 5:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m., and 10:00 p.m. weekday newscasts, a role that earned him two consecutive Emmy Awards for Best Anchor.

As part of KSHB-TV, Mike lead special coverage of President Trump's three visits to Missouri and anchored live from the 2016 Vice President Debate in Virginia. When tornadoes destroyed neighborhoods outside Kansas City in 2017, he interviewed survivors live from the devastation. Following a deadly mass shooting at a Kansas manufacturing plant, Mike anchored live from the scene in 2016. He traveled to Toronto and New York covering the 2015 Kansas City Royals World Series run and then co-anchored the championship parade and rally in KC in front of 800,000 fans. Mike also followed the Kansas City Chiefs to Pittsburgh and Foxborough co-anchoring live pre-and- post game shows for nationally televised games including the AFC Championship at Arrowhead Stadium. His investigations tackled a new effort to hunt bicycle thieves, a hidden danger inside clothes dryers and a rise in children dying in hot cars which earned an EMMY in 2018. He profiled the Patrouille de France, also known as the "French Blue Angels," in which he flew in a French fighter jet.

Mike joined 41 Action News from WSVN-TV 7 News in Miami where he anchored the 4:00 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. weekday newscasts and reported for the 10:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. broadcasts. When bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon, Mike co-anchored five continuous hours of breaking news coverage. As the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting unfolded, Mike co-anchored 7News' special report on the tragedy. During the 2012 presidential election, Mike anchored live from Mitt Romney's election watch party. He also reported live from Miami Heat Championship celebrations in 2012 and 2013.

Mike joined 7News from ABC News where he served as a freelance Anchor and Correspondent in New York City. Mike often co-anchored the network's popular overnight broadcasts "World News Now" and "America This Morning." He also filed reports for the weekend editions of "Good Morning America," "World News Now," and "ABC NewsOne."

When International Monetary Fund Chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was arrested in New York, Mike reported live for "Good Morning America." Mike delivered live reports around the world after the FBI thwarted a Russian Spy ring in New York. He covered the JetBlue pilot who "quit" by sliding down the plane's emergency slide, Queen Elizabeth's visit to NYC, and the Times Square failed bombing attempt.

Mike is also a proud former Summer Fellow of the International Radio and Television Society of New York. The organization guides students interested in media careers by placing them in highly sought after internships. He is also the proud recipient of the "Stephen K. Nenno Most Inspirational Fellow Award." As part of his commitment to giving back, he routinely mentors young aspiring journalists.

Mike and his wife have three young children; a son and two daughters. However, their "first born" is a 9 year old Wheaten Terrier named McCoy. They're thrilled to be raising their family back in New York.

Mike's Stories
Preserving the history of the Fire Island Pines
Step off the 20-minute ferry from Sayville and you'll find bamboo-lined pathways welcoming you to The Pines on Fire Island.
Bon Jovi, Governor Murphy team up to raise money for Ukrainian refugees
As displaced Ukrainians continue to flood into New Jersey, two famous couples are using their star power to help raise money for the refugees.
Exclusive: 1st openly transgender NYPD detective shares his story, challenges faced
Det. Ori Harbor is sharing his story of how he became the NYPD's first openly transgender detective on the force.
Rapper Fat Joe holding fundraiser this weekend for families of Bronx fire victims
Bronx native Fat Joe has already raised more than $1 million on his own and now he's recruiting more star power.
Exclusive: 1-on-1 with Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg
The transportation secretary spoke about everything from the infrastructure deal to 5G wireless concerns to being a new father.
Son charged with murder in 78-year-old mom's machete death in Queens
Authorities say Osvaldo Diaz repeatedly stabbed and slashed 78-year-old Maria Diaz to death inside their Queens Village home last year.
Manhattan school marks forgotten slave cemetery as sacred ground
Officials at a school in Upper Manhattan are honoring the memory of slaves after it was discovered the school sits on long forgotten cemetery.
Coronavirus Update NYC: 2nd Queens school closes to in-person education, goes remote amid outbreak
Village Academy in Far Rockaway will close Thursday through Nov. 20. Students will return to the school on Nov. 22.
Coronavirus Update NYC: Queens school closes to in-person education, goes remote amid outbreak
The school shut down Tuesday after 19 students and three staff members tested positive since November 2.
Nation's first basketball high school holds ribbon cutting ceremony in the Bronx
The Earl Monroe New Renaissance Basketball School opened its doors on August 30 to its inaugural freshman class of 110 boys and girls of color.