Dan Ponce Profile
Dan Ponce is an American journalist, radio talk show host on WLS-AM and the founder of Capella Straight no chaser. He is working for WGN News as an anchor Morning News from 4-6a alongside Lauren Jiggetts. He joined the network back in September 2010 as a general assignment reporter for WGN News.
Dan Ponce Education
Ponce went to Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University and attained his Master’s degree from there. He, later on, joined Indiana University where he attained his bachelor’s degree.
Dan Ponce Career
Ponce is working for WGN as an anchor Morning News from 4-6a alongside Lauren Jiggetts. He has also worked with other networks prior to joining WGN News. For instance, he worked for Chicago’s ABC7 Eyewitness News as a general assignment reporter. His journey as a broadcaster started at WILX in Lansing, Michigan.
Ponce is however the founder of the very famous Cappella group Straight No Chaser on Atlantic Records. The gentleman lives in Chicago with his wife, daughter, and miniature dachshund.
Dan Ponce Age
Ponce was born on 7 December 1980 in Illinois, United States. He is therefore 41 years old as of 2021.
Dan Ponce Height
Ponce stands at an estimated height of 5feet 8inches tall.
Quick Facts About Ponce
|Full Name||Dan Ponce|
|Age||41 years old as of 2021.|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Dan Ponce Family
Ponce is born to Phil Ponce(father) and Ann Ponce (mother). His father (born September 26, 1949) is an American journalist and television presenter while his mother is a Chicago portrait land field artist. He has a brother by the name of Anthony Ponce who is also a journalist working for Chicago’s NBC5 as an anchor /reporter. His other sibling sister is called Maria Ponce. Additionally, it is more clear and evident that the Ponce family has an eye for broadcasting.
Dan Ponce Wife
Ponce is happily married to Amy Levell however, the couple is blessed with one daughter by name of Maya who was born in 2013. Evidently, Maya loves playing the piano and spends most of her free time practicing.
Dan Ponce Salary
Being one of the top journalists for WGN Ponce earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Dan Ponce Net Worth
Ponce has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a journalist.
Dan Ponce Father Phil Ponce
Phil Ponce was born on September 26, 1949, is an American journalist and tv presenter. He hosted Chicago Tonight, a Chicago nightly TV magazine of culture and news on WTTW. Phil Ponce started his career as a lawyer for six long years before deciding to move to broadcast. He nonetheless got his first job as a weekend reporter for an ABC affiliate in Indianapolis. That was the start of his prestigious broadcasting career.