Brad Hanson Profile
Brad Hanson is an American Sports Director, anchor, and reporter working for WAOW and anchors 6 and 10 p.m. newscasts. He rejoined the station in August 2021. Previously he worked for KWWL-TV, a job he took after graduating from college.
Brad Hanson Career
Hanson is a Sports Director, anchor, and reporter at WAOW 9 News. He rejoined the station in August 2021 as an Evening Anchor and anchors 6 and 10 p.m. newscasts. Originally he joined the WAOW News team in 2018 as the Sports Directo. During that time, he covered the Brewers, Packers, Badgers, Bucks, and local prep sports for the past three years. Prior to joining WAOW-TV, he worked for KWWL-TV, a job he took after graduating from the University.
Before making it to his journalism career, his journey has been an unconventional one. During his time in college, a year and a half after joining, he ran out of money and stepped out. By good luck, he got a job opportunity and joined Marine Corps. For four consecutive years after joining Marine Corps, he traveled the globe.
While working with Marine Corps, he served as a Marine broadcaster. He was primarily stationed in Iwakuni, Japan. From there, he was deployed to Afghanistan, the Philippines, and Australia. Four years after joining Marine Corps, he went back to college and in 2014, he graduated.
After graduation, he interned with the Minnesota Twins radio department. From there, he joined KWWL-TV out of Waterloo, Iowa where he served as a reporter. For three years and a half there, he was in charge of the Dubuque bureau. While there, he covered everything and anything the community holds.
Hanson has worked as a general news guy, he covered sports for his department. He got an opportunity to cover the UNI Panthers to Oklahoma City and Seattle in the NCAA tournament and also the Iowa Hawkeyes in the Pinstripe Bowl and Rose Bowl. In addition, he again had an opportunity to cover local sports during the fall in Dubuque including football every Friday night.
Quick Facts About Hanson
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Brad Hanson Age
Hanson was born in Minnesota, but he has not disclosed the date, month, or year he was born, However, he might be in his 40s.
Brad Hanson Height
Hanson stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Brad Hanson Family
Hanson was born and raised in Minnesota, He has not shared information about his parents or siblings. The information will be updated when available.
Brad Hanson Husband
Hanson is married to his wife Ashlee. He met his wife shortly after he moved to Wausau. They are proud parents of two wonderful children, a daughter, and a boy. During their free time, they go for bike rides, hikes, as well as walks.
Brad Hanson Salary
Being one of the top journalists for WAOW Hanson earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Brad Hanson Net Worth
Hanson has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a Sports Director, anchor, and reporter.
At WAOW Hanson works alongside;
- Brendan Mackey
- Isak Dinesen boo
- Jade Henschel
- Brittany Slaughter
- Kathryn Halvorsen
- Neena Pacholke
- Courtney Terlecki
- Natalie Sopyla
- Melissa Langbehn
- Sabrina Lee
- Tony Schumacher
- Jackson Garlock
- Justin Loew
- Brad Miller
- Addison Van Patten
- Alex Stewart