Daniel Sechtin Profile
Daniel Sechtin is an American News Anchor/Reporter working for WHAS11-TV in Louisville, Kentucky. He joined the station in March 2019.
Daniel Sechtin Career
Sechtin serves at WHAS, where he specializes in general assignment reporting at the station. Also, he anchors the morning news of the station. He started his journalism career in high school when he planned to launch a student-run news network. This was because he believed that students were not getting their news in a relatable way. He discovered it was not just students who desired a different perspective on current news as he grew older.
In 2012, Sechtin enrolled at Wake Forest University. During his stint there, he was an active member of the Pi Sigma Alpha Politics Honor Society, which promotes and recognizes high academic achievement in the field of political science. Also, he actively involved himself in the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, which inducts the most outstanding students of sciences and arts at American universities and colleges. It also advocates, as well as promotes excellence in the liberal arts and sciences. In 2016, he graduated with a minor in Journalism, as well as a Bachelor of Arts in both International Affairs and Field of Study Politics from the university.
In May 2013, he was working as an intern with “Voice of America,” the largest and oldest U.S.-funded international broadcaster. He stayed there for 4 months, working as the editor, producer, and writer of a daily international news broadcast. He also worked as the producer, editor, creator, anchor, and writer of a pilot episode for a youth world news program.
Sechtin then went to intern at WMBF in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina in May 2014 for 4 months. There, he was the creator of online content by publishing and writing web stories for the station’s News website. From December 2014 to May 2015, he again interned at FOX8 WGHP-TV, helping in live broadcasts by communicating with producers and running a teleprompter. He then moved to Atlanta, Georgia, to work for CNN as the news intern on “HLN The Daily Share”.
Sechtin now began his first job on-air in January 2016 at WBIR-TV in Knoxville, Tennessee. There, he was holding the positions of News Anchor and News Reporter. In the same year but in March, he eventually landed on WHAS11 holding the same positions as in WBIR. During his leisure, he likes exploring Kentucky to see what it offers.
Daniel Sechtin Age
Sechtin was born in South Carolina, United States. His age is not known for he has managed to keep his personal life private. It is therefore not known how old Sechtin is or when he celebrates his birthday. However, he might be in his 30s.
Daniel Sechtin Height
Sechtin stands at a height of approximately 5 feet, 7 inches (1.67m).
Daniel Sechtin Family/Parents
Sechtin spent all of his youth and childhood in South Carolina. Information regarding Sechtin’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, there will be an update as soon as it’s available.
Daniel Sechtin Wife
Information about Sechtin’s dating life is not known for he has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight. It is therefore not known if Sechtin is engaged to someone or whether he is married. Also, there is no information regarding him having any children.
Daniel Sechtin Salary
Being one of the top journalists for WHAS11, Sechtin earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Daniel Sechtin’s Net Worth
Sechtin has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a News Anchor/Reporter.
Daniel Sechtin WHAS11
At WHAS11 Sechtin works alongside
- Tyler Greever
- Ben Pine
- Kristin Goodwillie
- Rose McBride
- Kristin Pierce
- Alden German
- Brooke Hasch
- Elle Smith
- Kent Spencer