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On-Air Talent / Maria Esther

Although Maria Esther was born in Spain, she has lived in the United States for the past 20 years. Despite her short career, Maria Esther quickly became a star in Houston’s morning radio landscape. Her great sense of humor and passion, helped fuel her quick success.

While having a career in radio was always her dream, Maria Esther started out as a paramedic in the City of Houston. She later received a degree in communications from the University of Houston and once given the opportunity, she quickly rose in popularity as the host of Univision Radio’s morning show on KOVE-FM.

Maria Esther has a natural flair for comedy that appeals to both men and women alike. Her benchmark, El Truco de Belleza (Beauty Trick,) is filmed for television in Los Angeles and is on high demand by listeners both calling the station and visiting the format online. She enjoys spending time with family which includes her husband and newborn baby girl. She also cherishes interacting with fans in social media. Maria Esther gives great importance to her spiritual health, striving to encourage listeners and being of help to others. These endearing qualities come through as she engages and entertains her loyal listeners. Maria Esther is now available in Los Angeles (KRCD-FM,) Houston (KOVE-FM,) McAllen (KBTQ-FM,) Austin (KLGA-FM,) and San Diego (KLVQ-FM)