Dan Ashley Biography
This is what you need to know about Dan Ashley, an American journalist working at ABC7. He joined ABC7 in 1995 as the weekday 5:00 p.m. news anchor and investigative reporter. One year later, he was promoted to the anchor of the 6:00 and 11:00 broadcasts in addition to the 5:00 newscast.
Dan Ashley Age
Dan Ashley was born on August 29, 1963, in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, in the United States. He is 57 years old as of 2020.
Dan Ashley Wife
Ashley is a married man to his wife for more than 25 years. However little is known about the mother of his children. The couple is blessed with two children namely Parker Ashley and Bennette Ashley.
Dan Ashley Salary
Ashley receives an average annual salary of $600,950. This is according to the annual average salary of a news anchor at ABC7.
Dan Ashley Net Worth
Ashley has an estimated net worth of $1 million U.S dollars. His career as a journalist is the primary source of his income.
Dan Ashley Education
Ashley is a graduate of the University of North Carolina class of 1985 with degrees in English and Speech Communication.
Dan Ashley Career
Ashley replaced anchor Richard Brown in June 1996 on the 6 & 11 pm news broadcasts. In February 2013, he was given an inside look at the White House while there for a 1-on-1 interview With President Barack Obama.
Ashley is the longest-tenured main male news anchor in the history of ABC7 (KGO-TV) in San Francisco. In 2005, He reported from Poland on the March of the Living with Bay Area Holocaust survivors.
Dan Ashley Musical Career
Ashley is a singer/songwriter who leads his own Americana/Country band whose members include widely recognized and accomplished touring musicians.
Dan Ashley Awards
While in Charleston, Ashley received the prestigious DuPont Columbia and the Edward R. Murrow Awards. He was inducted into the Silver Circle of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences San Francisco/Northern California Chapter in 2015.
For his reporting, anchoring, and producing, Ashley has won numerous Emmy Awards as well as a National Emmy Nomination for reporting.