Dan Roan Bio, Wiki
Dan Roan is an American Emmy-Award-Winning Sports Anchor/Host/Reporter working as a sports director and weekday sports anchor for WGN Evening News at five, six, and nine. In addition, he also hosts Instant Replay. This is a WGN’s expanded look at weekend sports on Sundays at 9:40 pm. He joined the WGN-TV station in February of 1984.
Dan Roan Dates of Birth
Roan was born on the 3rd of February 1975, in Keokuk, Iowa, United States. He is 47 years old as of 2022.
Dan Roan Measurements
He stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 9 inches.
Dan Roan Education
Roan is a proud graduate of Illinois State University where he graduate in 1976 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Communication.
Dan Roan Career
He began his television career in the year 1977 when he was working with the WCIA-TV News team located in Champaign, Illinois. There, he was a sports director for seven years. In his career at WGN, he has been able to hold many positions. Among them includes hosting and co-producing pregame and halftime shows for WGN’s NBA and Major League Baseball telecasts.
In addition, he was also a substitute play-by-play announcer for Cubs, White Sox games, and WGN’s Bulls. Additionally, Roan was also the lead announcer of the station’s telecasts of DePaul University basketball. Also, he has worked as a play-by-play announcer on the station’s Notre Dame football telecasts in 1988. This is when the Irish won a national championship. After the addition of the Chicago Blackhawks into WGN’s programming schedule, he is forced to host between-period segments during hockey telecasts.
Throughout his journalism career, he has been recognized with several national awards. This includes winning multiple Emmy Awards for his work as a play-by-play announcer, producer, host, and reporter. The year 1994 saw him win three Emmy Awards which were for sports-related programming.
Dan Roan’s Net Worth
In Roan’s career as a Sports Anchor/Host/Reporter, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.
Dan Roan Earnings/Income
He earns an annual salary ranging from $35,000 – $100,000.
Dan Roan Parents and Siblings
Roan was born and raised in Keokuk, Iowa, United States. He has managed to keep information about his family away from the public, however, we will update the information once it’s available.
Dan Roan Spouse
Roan has not yet revealed any information about his marital status. An update of this information will be out when available.
Dan Roan Kids
Roan prefers to keep information about whether or not he has any children away from the public hence it is not known if he has any children at the moment. An update of this information will be out when available.
Dan Roan Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
He is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 4000 followers, around 5.1K followers on his Facebook page, and about 520 followers on his Instagram account.