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Melissa Maerz


Facts of Melissa Maerz

Full NameMelissa Maerz
First NameMelissa
Last NameMaerz
Professionwriter, editor, critic, and producer
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseChuck Klosterman
No Of Children2
Date of BirthMay 25,1978
Age45 years
Married DateSeptember 20,2009

Melissa Maerz is a writer, editor, critic, and producer who has worked for the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, Rolling Stone, New York Magazine and HBO’s nightly news show VICE News Tonight.

Her Wedding Venue 

She is married to an American author, as well as an essayist, Chuck Klosterman

The couple exchanged the wedding vows on September 20, 2009, at Nicollet Island Pavilion, Minneapolis

The Nicollet Island Pavilion is one of the best venues for a romantic wedding. Here is a picture of the perfect wedding venue.

Melissa’s wedding spot
Melissa’s wedding spot Source:

Her Loving Husband’s Typical Day

Her husband follows a routine every day. Chuck usually wakes up at 10 a.m. and then hangs around for a few hours

Before going for a workout in the gym, he eats lunch and then writes for four to five hours. 

He ends the day either going out and having some drinks or watching TV at home. 

Melissa’s husband
Melissa’s husband  Source: Wikipedia

Relationship Between Her Son and Husband

She shares two children with her loving husband. One of her children is named Silas. 

The father and son duo share a strong bond of love between them. With the birth of Silas, his father’s daily life shifted. 

The person who used to write from midnights to 4 a.m. has shifted to getting his writing done in the morning time. 

He used the time between his son’s naps for interviews and commitments. 

In an interview, he said, 

“One great thing about having a kid is that it eliminates your ability to think about your own life. I don’t have time to think about what critics are saying. My life is a lot less stressful now.”

Her Husband’s Net Worth

Her husband is a millionaire with a net worth of $2 million. Chuck has been able to accumulate such huge net worth through his career as an author and essayist.

How Did Her Husband Earn Money?

Chuck started his career as a journalist in Fargo, North Dakota. He then joined as a reporter and art critic for the Akron Beacon Journal in Akron, Ohio.

He spent four years as a senior writer and columnist for Spin. 

His writings are published in magazines and papers like GQ, Esquire, The New York Times Magazine, The Believer, The Guardian, and The Washington Post

He has written eleven books until now, which includes essays, fiction and non-fiction books.

What Does Melissa Do for a Living?

She is a writer, critic, editor and producer. Although the exact net worth is yet to be revealed, we assume she must have a decent amount of fortune. 

She has involved and worked for different projects, including Rock N Roll Cage Match, Schools That Rock: The Rolling Stone College Guide, and Classic Material: The Hip-Hop Album Guide.

Below is the list of 10 Best TV shows of 2013 as picked up by Melissa Maerz:

1Breaking Bad
3Breaking Bad
4Orange Is the New Black
5Please Like Me
6Mad Men
7Top of the Lake
8The Good Wife
9House of Cards
10The Returned 

Melissa, the Multiple Award Winner

She is the recipient of several awards, such as The Gracie Award for Outstanding Talk Show, The Henry R. Luce Award, The Los Angeles Times Editorial Award for Blog Reporting, and The AAN Award for Best Music Criticism.


  1. As per her bio, she is 41 years old.
  2. She currently resides in Portland.

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Updated On Fri Feb 18 2022 Published On Wed Jan 08 2020 By paper-boat

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