Danita Harris Biography
Danita Harris is an Emmy award-winning American broadcast journalist known for appearing as the morning news anchor and reporter for WEWS News channel 5 in Cleveland, USA. Previously, Harris spent time working as a correspondent for WJLA News based in Washington DC. He even spent more than a decade playing various roles at WPO Newsneews back in 1997. She is also a former morning news and evening news anchor for other stations in Maryland.
Harris was born and raised in the suburbs of Chester, Pennsylvania by a working-class Afrcan-American family. She grew up as a very active girl who developed a passion for broadcasting from an early age. Danita finished her high school and middle school education in her hometown Chester, Pennsylvania. From there, she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism and communications from the Universty of Maryland, College Park.
She first began her career as a journalist at s popular Balck Entertainment Television Network called WJLA ABC News 7 in Washington DC. During her time at WJLA News, Harris was honored by the organization of Black Women in Sisterhood for Action due to her incredible work and dedication back in 2006. She then left WJLA news and joined WCPO in Cincinnati to work as a journalist and correspondent. AT WCPO, Danita received three regional Emmy awards for Best Daytime Newscast because of her crossfire news updates and the death of a nine-year-old named Saniyah Nicholson. Harris then left WCPO and joined WEWS News where she is currently working. During her spare time, she volunteers for the S.H.I.N.E organization formed to assist women who may have lost their will to continue living their normal lives.
Danita Harris Age
How old is Danita Harris? Harris is about 56 to 58 years old as of 2022. She was born around 1964 in Chester, Pennsylvania, United States. However, Danita has managed to keep her exact birthday away from the public.
Danita Harris Height
How tall is Danita Harris? Harris stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.67 m). He also weighs approximately 58 to 68 kilograms. Additionally, Danita’s hair color is black and her eye color is also black. Her other body measurements are still under review.
Danita Harris Family
Harris was born as the daughter of Matie Harris (mother) and Theron Harris (father). Her parents are of mixed African-American ethnicity and heritage. Danita’s mother is a homemaker while her father worked several jobs to provide for the family. However, she has managed to keep information about her siblings away from the public.
Danita Harris Husband
Who is Dania Harris’ Husband? Harris is happily married to her husband, Brad Patt. The two lovers exchanged vows in a private wedding ceremony that was held in Cleveland, According to sources, Danita’s wedding was one of Cleveland’s biggest events to ever happen in 2006. Brad and Harris are the proud parents of two children. Brad Patt is a professional residential therapist who works at the Youth Opment center based in Hudson. Danita and her husband Brad are still together.
Danita Harris Son
Harris is the mother of two wonderful children. They include a boy named Chase Pratt and a girl named Kanecia Pratt. Chase just concluded his college education while Kanecia is an active member of her mother’s S.H.I N. E organization.
Danita Harris Salary
Danita earns an annual salary of around $100,000 to $350,000 per year. This is according to the WEWS channel’s payroll.
Danita Harris Net Worth
Harris has an estimated net worth that ranges from $1 million to $8 million dollars as of 2022. Her main source of income is her career as a broadcast journalist.