Dan Harris (journalist) is a journalist for ABC News know all about him in this article as like his Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Children and Salary
|Birthdate ( Age)||26 July 1971|
|Place of Birth||Newton, Massachusetts, United States|
|Children||Alexander Robert Harris|
|Parents||Jay R. Harris, Nancy Lee Harris|
|Net Worth||$ 2.5 Million|
|Last Update||August 2021|
Daniel B. Harris is a journalist for ABC News, an anchor for Nightline and co-anchor for the weekend edition of Good Morning America.Harris began his career as an anchor for WLBZ in Bangor, Maine.
He then worked for two years at WCSH in Portland, Maine, as an anchor and political reporter.In August 2021, Harris announced that he would be leaving ABC News to focus on his meditation company.
Early Life and Family
Harris is the son of Nancy Lee Harris and Jay R. Harris. His father is the chair of the radiation oncology residency program at Harvard University and his mother is a pathologist at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston and an expert on lymphomas. His younger brother, Matthew Carmichael Harris, is a venture capitalist.Harris graduated in 1993 from Colby College in Waterville, Maine.
Dan Harris Wife
Harris is married to Dr. Bianca Harris; they have a son.Although he refers to himself as “half-Jewish“ and culturally Jewish”,he identifies as a Buddhist.In high school Harris played the drums in a band with the bassist for the rock band The Unband.
Dan Harris Net Worth
Daniel B. Harris is a journalist for ABC News, an anchor for Nightline and co-anchor for the weekend edition of Good Morning America who has an estimated Net Worth of $ 2.5 Million in 2021.Dan’s average salary is $99,712 annually.
Harris began his career as an anchor for WLBZ in Bangor, Maine. He then worked for two years at WCSH in Portland, Maine, as an anchor and political reporter. From 1997 to 2000 he was an anchor at New England Cable News.He joined ABC News in 2000. He anchored World News Sunday from 2006 to 2011 and frequently anchors World News, ABC World News Tonight weekend editions and Nightline.
He is also a frequent contributor to World News. He also anchored ABC’s coverage of Hurricane Katrina in September 2005. In October 2010, he was named the new co-anchor for the weekend edition of Good Morning America. In October 2013, he was named a co-anchor for Nightline, succeeding Bill Weir.
In addition to reporting on a range of natural disasters and several mass shootings, and from multiple combat zones, Harris has led the network’s reporting on religion, especially evangelicalism, and once spent 48 hours in solitary confinement for a story on criminal justice.
Harris encourages the use of meditation, and himself uses a method of watching the breath. His “10% Happier” podcasts are interviews with other meditators. Harris’ book, 10% Happier: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress Without Losing My Edge, and Found Self-Help That Really Works – a True Story, was published in March 2014.
Harris has said that his self-examination, abandonment of drugs, and adoption of meditation were prompted by an on-air panic attack in 2004.In the book, Harris recounts how he resolved the apparent conflict between meditation-induced equanimity and the aggressive competitiveness required for success as a TV-news journalist.