Paul Lisnek Profile
Paul Lisnek is an American multi-Emmy, Beacon, Telly, and Cablefax Award-winning TV analyst and host working for WGN as a political analyst. He has been a political analyst for WGN News since 2008.
Paul Lisnek Education
Lisnek went to the University of Illinois in 1980 and therefore graduated with a B.A. in Political Science and an M.A. in speech communication. In 1983, Lisnek studied at the University of Illinois College of Law and received his J.D. He, later on, completed his Ph.D. in speech communication from the same institution in 1986.
Paul Lisnek Career
Lisnek is working for WGN News as a political analyst and also the host of Politics Tonight on CLTV whereby he interviews politicians in the city, state, and country. He is also a fill-in anchor. The gentleman has interviewed governors, senators, congressmen, mayors, local representatives, and presidents for over 25 years.
Lisnek also hosts a podcast named ”Behind the Curtain” through wgnradio.com whereby he covers theatre, politics, and other areas of interest all over Chicago. Apart from WGN radio, Lisnek also frequents other radio stations including NPR, as a guest and obviously talks about politics. He also hosts Broadway in Chicago Backstage in front of a live studio audience for the Comcast Network and anchors Newsmakers.
Lisnek has nonetheless managed to win a good number of awards, for instance, he won an Emmy Award for co-hosting the Chicago Premiere of the movie Ocean’s 13 together with Lisa Aprati in 2008. He then received the Cablefax Award for Best Host of an Instructional Educational/program for “Political Update,” and an Honorable Mention for Best public affairs, series, for “Political Update in 2009.
Quick Facts About Lisnek
|Full NamePaul Lisnek||Paul Lisnek|
|Age||63 years as of 2021.|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Other award-winning specials include “Site of Remembrance” on the Holocaust Museum and Education Center, “Footsteps of Lincoln” and “Day of Honor,” a special on the Honor Flite Chicago program for World War II veterans.
Paul Lisnek Age
Lisnek was born on June 19, 1958, in The United States. He is, therefore, 63 years as of 2021.
Paul Lisnek Height
Lisnek stands at an estimated height of 5feet 9inches tall.
Paul Lisnek Family
Seymour Lisnek(father) born in 1925 was once in the army during world war two whereby he served in both the Marines and Army. Seymour died in January 2020 at the age of 94 due to his sickness which is still not revealed to the public. Lisnek’s mother also died in 2018. Lisnek however celebrates his dad every veterans day and dedicates the day for his remembrance.
Paul Lisnek Wife
Information about Lisnek’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 Lisnek is engaged to someone or whether he is married. It is also not known if he has any children.
Paul Lisnek Salary
Being one of the top journalists for WGN Lisnek earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Paul Lisnek Net Worth
Lisnek has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an analyst and host.
Paul Lisnek Books
Lisnek has managed to write a lot of books throughout his career. For instance, he has written “Winning the Mind Game,” “Quality Mind, Quality Life”, “The Hidden Jury”. The gentleman is also about to finish his first fiction book by the name of ”Assume Treason”.The museum of Broadcast Communication in Chicago opened the Paul M. Lisnek Gallery, which features a permanent exhibit detailing and honoring Paul’s long career in television.
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