Hari Sreenivasan Biography
Hari Sreenivasan is a renowned American broadcast journalist, currently working as an anchor, senior correspondent, and director of digital partnerships for PBS NewsHour Weekend.
Sreenivasan went to Nathan Hale High School in Seattle, Washington. While at school, he became a radio disc jockey. In 1995, he received his degree in mass communication, with minors in politics and philosophy, from the University of Puget Sound.
Moreover, while at college, he interned for several TV news stations in Washington State.
Sreenivasan began his career as a reporter for WNCN in 1995 in Raleigh, North Carolina. However, in 1996, he moved to San Francisco, California, leaving WNCN for CNET, where he served as an anchor and a correspondent, especially covering the high-tech sector.
Moreover, in 2004, Sreenivasan was employed at ABC News as an anchor, and correspondent and simultaneously co-hosted the behind-the-scenes podcast ‘ABC News Shuffle’, alongside Jake Tapper.
He worked with ABC for 3 years and 2 months, later on, he joined CBS News in March 2007, serving as a correspondent.
Sreenivasan left CBS news in December 2009 and joined PBS NewsHour. Currently, he is working as an anchor and senior correspondent. In addition, he Is also serving as the Director of Digital Partnerships helping guide the digital strategy of Newshour’s online aims.
Since joining PBS, Sreenivasan has also participated in several projects. Some of them include ‘The Doubleheader’, a web-only unscripted video series documenting the sport of politics and politics of sports, ‘Coping with Climate Change’, a project that demonstrated the effect of increasing global temperature and shifting weather patterns on American communities, and ‘PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs’, which connected students with a network of public broadcasting mentors, an innovative journalism curriculum, and an online collaborative space to develop digital media, critical thinking, and communication skills while producing original news reports. He also hosted a talk with P.M. of India in Manhattan once.
Furthermore, Sreenivasan has received Emmy nominations for his reporting on CBS News and for his coverage of the Gulf oil spill. He has also received several Outstanding Broadcast Story Awards from the South Asian Journalists Association, an organization for which he served as a board member from 2001 to 2004.
Throughout his career, he has run his own Production Company and freelanced as a reporter for KTVU-TV in Oakland, California. He is also a member of the Asian American Journalists Association and a 2003 graduate of their Executive Leadership Program.
Hari Sreenivasan Age
How old is Hari Sreenivasan? Sreenivasan is 49 years old as of 2023. He was born in January 1974, in Mumbai, India. However, the day and month he was born are currently not available. Also, information regarding when he celebrates his birthday is not available. We will update this section as soon as further information is available.
In addition, Hari’s nationality is American and he belongs to a mixed ethnicity.
Hari Sreenivasan Family
Sreenivasan was born in Mumbai, India to a Tamil Brahmin family. He moved to the United States of America with his family at the age of seven years.
In 2008, he officially became an American citizen.
Hari Sreenivasan Wife
Is Hari married? Yes, Sreenivasan is happily married to his wife Sucheta Sachdev, a music supervisor. Like her husband, her origin is Indian. Together they have a son.
Hari Sreenivasan Height
Sreenivasan stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches and weighs over 75 kg. Moreover, he has black eye color.
Hari Sreenivasan Salary
From his successful career as a journalist, Sreenivasan earns an average annual salary of between $45,000 and $110,000.
Hari Sreenivasan Net Worth
How much is Hari worth? Sreenivasan has an estimated net worth of between $1 million and $5 Million. Hari’s primary source is his career as a journalist.