Stars in Arts – Emcee
Theresa Marchetta is an Emmy award winning News Anchor, Reporter and host of TheNOW on Denver7. She is passionate about serving people in Colorado by exposing the truth, holding the powerful accountable and empowering Denver7 viewers (her “people”) with information that impacts their lives and families. Connecting, caring and advocating- those are the driving forces behind Theresa’s work as a journalist. Since moving to Denver, Theresa has been awarded the Emmys for Best News Anchor in the region and has also been named Best Anchor in Westword and 5280 Magazine. She has been honored with Emmys for investigative journalism and for special programs she anchored and produced on bullying in local schools and on Colorado’s failing parole system. Theresa has received regional honors in recent years from the Associated Press and the Edward R. Murrow Award.
Theresa has been recognized for her community involvement and volunteer work, including awards from the American Red Cross and the Donor Awareness Council. She also received a Denver Primo Award, which honors the best in Colorado’s Italian American Community.
Theresa is an International Advisory Board for the Center For Health and Hope. She has served on the board of the Governor’s Residence Preservation Fund and on the Stroke Advisory Board for the Colorado Neurological Institute.
Theresa is most proud of being the mother of three amazing daughters who inspire and challenge her daily.