Joe Dana Biography
Joe Dana is a well-known American Broadcast Journalist from Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America. Dana currently works as a news anchor and reporter at 12 News (KPNX-TV, NBC).
Earlier, he worked as a field reporter for 12 News Today newscasts and again did a special report on military healthcare. Dana has been working in the network for the last two decades. He joined the station as a news anchor and reporter in September 2001.
Joe Dana Age
Joe Dana was born in Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, United States. He may be around 46 years of age.
Joe Dana Height
Dana is a man of average stature and stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches ( Approximately 1.7 meters).
Joe Dana Family
Dana is a fourth-generation Arizonan born to his father and mother in Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, United States. Nevertheless, information concerning Joe’s family is currently not available.
Joe Dana Wife
He is merrily married to the love of his life named Jamie Dana. The two are blessed with two lovely sons. He and his family currently live in the northwest Valley. In his free time, he works as a volunteer mentor and an ambassador for the mentoring program named New Pathways for Youth. Further, he is an advocator for PTSD treatment of first responders in Phoenix.
Joe Dana Education
After he graduated from high school, he went on to advance his studies at the Institute of Political Journalism at the University of Georgetown. He thereafter graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in print and broadcast journalism from the University of Brigham Young.
Joe Dana Salary
He receives an annual salary of $71,839. This is according to 12 News anchors/reporters’ salaries.
Joe Dana’s Net Worth
Dana has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 million US dollars.
Joe Dana Channel Career
Dana currently works for 12 News as the watchdog reporter and anchor and is part of the 12 News I-Team. Earlier, he worked as the field reporter for a 2013 Emmy Award-winning 12 News Today newscast. Likewise, he declared the 2015 Emmy Award-winning special report on military healthcare.
Dana is a fourth-generation Arizonan. He started finding ways to cover news while he was still a teenager. He labored in the valley as a newspaper editor at Apollo High School based in Glendale. Further, Joe worked as a youth reporter for The Arizona Republic.
After graduating from Brigham Young University, he went to labor for the Conservative News Service in Washington D.C., before joining the 12 News team. During his journalism journey, he has encircled issues varying from education funding to capital murder trials. He investigated immigration in southern Arizona and also polygamy in northern Arizona.