Andrew Siff Profile
Andrew Siff is an American Emmy Award-winning Reporter working for NBC 4 New York – WNBC-TV as a weekday evening general assignment reporter. He joined the network in May 2004.
Andrew Siff Education
Siff graduated from Hunter College High School and then attended Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut in the year 1986. He graduated from the university after 4 years with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in English.
Andrew Siff Career
Siff serves at NBC 4 as a news reporter based in New York. He is often seen from Monday to Friday from 4 PM to 6 PM. He covers general assignment issues, governmental affairs, transportation issues, and politics. NBC 4 was awarded the prestigious Alfred I. DuPont-Columbia University Award in January 2021 for the coverage of COVID-19 in the year 2020, where Siff played an integral role. He chronicled the explosion of COVID-19 and the response of the DeBlasio and Cuomo administrations, including the impact on both teachers and students at New York City public schools, as well as on local businesses and public transportation.
Siff has taken viewers on a tour of the largest public construction projects in New York, such as the new Kosciuszko Bridge, the East Side Access Project, and the Second Avenue Subway. He has also been in London where he investigated the impact of congestion pricing, in advance of the new rules in New York. Over the years with NBC 4, he has reported on the biggest and major stories throughout the Tri-State. He has been responsible for delivering the latest updates throughout the Eric Garner case. In 2008, he extensively covered Sean Bell’s “50 shots” trial and he was the 1st TV reporter to cover the verdict.
Siff has also provided extensive reports on the political scene at all government levels, from the White House to City Hall. He reported on Joe Biden’s campaign from Wilmington, Delaware, as well as his Inauguration in Washington. Siff reported on the Impeachment trial of Donald Trump in the year 2020 in Washington and covered the presidential primaries live from South Carolina and New Hampshire. He provided live coverage of Trump’s (then-presidential candidate) 2016 election night party at the New York Hilton.
Siff reported on the New York City mayoral primary in the year 2013, which featured an unforgettable, face-to-face interview with Anthony Weiner (former Congressman and then-candidate). He has filed a number of unforgettable feature stories, including a behind-the-scenes portrait of Marcus Robinson and an NYU Langone Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital project called “The Harlem Barber Shop Project.”
Quick Facts About Siff
|55 years old as of 2024
Siff is a member of a group of media personalities and seasoned reporters, “Inner Circle Show,” which supports local charities by raising money. The Syracuse Press Club, The Press Club of Long Island, and the New York Press Club have honored Siff for feature reporting. He is a die-hard fan of the Yankees and he has reported on the historic 2019 “London Series,” which featured the Boston Red Sox and the Bronx Bombers. Siff is also an avid fan of the New York Giants.
Andrew Siff Awards and Honors
Siff holds a national Edward R. Murrow Award which he received in the year 2016 for a feature story, “Mother Nature, Let Up,” that took a close look at extreme weather across the Tri-State. In the year 2014, he was awarded a national Emmy®Award and a national Edward R. Murrow Award for WNBC’s team coverage of Superstorm Sandy.
In 2019, he was recognized with 2 regional Edward R. Murrow Awards for feature reporting. Overall, Siff holds twelve New York Emmys. Both in 2019 and 2018, Siff was honored as a top traffic and transportation reporter. Siff contributed to NBC 4’s 2nd prestigious honor. The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) honored him for his coverage of the tragic December 2019 Jersey City shootout. RTDNA also has honored WNBC with the 2020 National Edward R. Murrow Award for “Top Television Newscast.”
Andrew Siff Age
Siff is 55 years old as of 2024. He was born in the year 1969, in New York, United States. His exact date and month of birth are unknown at the moment therefore it is difficult to know when he celebrates his birthday.
Andrew Siff Height
Siff stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m).
Andrew Siff Family
Siff was born to his loving parents, Daniel E Siff (father) and Joan R Siff (mother). His father formerly worked as a partner in Ledy-Gurren Gurren Bass and Siff. His mom on the other side is a former teacher in New York. Information regarding Siff’s siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Andrew Siff Wife
Siff is married to his lovely spouse, Dawn Weiner. They tied the knot in the year 2009 at a wedding ceremony held at the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx. At the time of the wedding, Dawn worked in Manhattan as a senior producer for politics and specials on Fox News Radio. Dawn is an alumnus of the University of Columbia and Texas A&M University.
Andrew Siff Children
Siff and his wife Dawn take great pride in being mom and dad to their 2 children, whose identities are currently under review. Siff likes spending his spare time with his wife and kids. The family resides in Queens, New York.
Andrew Siff Salary
Being one of the top journalists for NBC 4 New York, he earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Andrew Siff Net Worth
Siff has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a Reporter.
Andrew Siff NBC 4 New York
At NBC 4 New York Siff works alongside;
- Gilma Avalos
- Pat Battle
- Bruce Beck
- Matt Brickman
- Erica Byfield
- Adelle Caballero
- John Chandler
- Michael Gargiulo
- Ted Greenberg
- Adam Kuperstein
- Maria LaRosa
- Rana Novini
- Natalie Pasquarella
- Dave Price
- Melissa Russo