Conan Nolan Biography
Conan Nolan is an American journalist working for NBC serving as the chief political reporter as well as an anchor. Nolan joined the station in 1986.
Conan Nolan Education
Nolan attended San Luis Obispo High School and studied journalism for two years. During that time, he volunteered at various radio stations and briefly hosted a program called “Political Profile” on public station KCBX-FM, where he interviewed people like Leon Panetta, former US Secretary of Defense and congressman from San Luis Obispo at the time. Nolan earned his bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of California, Davis.
Conan Nolan Career
Nolan serves as the chief political reporter for the station as well as the anchor of ‘News Conference,’ the longest-running political/public affairs program in Southern California. His daily reports can be seen at 11 a.m., 4 p.m., 5 p.m., and 6 p.m. on NBC4 News. Nolan covers national, state, and local politics for NBC4 and is well-known for his interviews with top political leaders on ‘News Conference,’ which airs Sundays at 9 a.m.
Nolan covers breaking news stories that have had a significant impact on Southern California. He has also reported for NBC News from Kuwait and Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom, as well as from Pakistan and the Afghan border during the Afghan invasion. In addition, he reported from Rome on Pope John Paul the Second’s death and from Lebanon on Arab reactions to the 9/11 anniversary.
He was nominated for an Emmy. He won an Emmy for his reports on child refugees on the Pakistani border, as well as a Golden Mike for a report on the South Pacific island nation of Tuvalu and the effects of global warming.
Prior to joining NBC4, Nolan worked as a general assignment reporter at KSBW-TV in Salinas, California, an NBC affiliate. In 1981, he worked for KSBY-TV in San Luis Obispo as a news reporter and weekend sports anchor. Prior to that, he worked as the assistant news director for KVEC-AM radio in San Luis Obispo and as a political reporter for KCBX-FM in the same city.
Quick Facts About Conan Nolan
|Spouse||Julie Dear Nolan|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Conan Nolan Age
Nolan’s age is not known for he has managed to keep his personal life private. It is therefore not known how old Nolan is or when he celebrates his birthday. However, he might be in his 60s.
Conan Nolan Height
Nolan stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches.
Conan Nolan Family
Nolan’s father, former US diplomat Thomas F. Nolan, ran unsuccessfully for the California State Senate in 1960. Later in life, his father taught political science at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. His mother was the mother of five children.
Conan Nolan Wife
Nolan is married to Julie Dear Nolan. The couple has one son, Jefferson Nolan.
Conan Nolan Salary
Being one of the top journalists for NBC, Nolan earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Conan Nolan’s Net Worth
Nolan has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a chief political reporter.