Dan Ponce Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Children, WGN, Salary and Net Worth

Dan Ponce Biography

Dan Ponce is an American reporter working for  WGN-TV, he joined this station as a general assignment reporter in September 2010. At the moment, Ponce anchors the WGN Morning News from 4-6 am together with Lauren Jiggetts. Before joining this channel, Dan worked as a general assignment reporter for Chicago’s ABC7 Eyewitness News. 

Dan Ponce Age

Ponce was born on December 7, 1976, in Illinois, United States, and was raised in Wilmette though at the moment he lives in Chicago. He is hence, 46 years old as of 2022.

Dan Ponce Height

Ponce stands at a moderate height and weight. His height is 1.71m, and his weight is 73 kg.

Dan Ponce Family

Ponce’s father is Phil Ponce, he is a Chicago television journalist hosting Chicago Tonight. He was raised alongside his two siblings Anthony Ponce and Maria Ponce in Wilmette. He has not mentioned the name of his mother.

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Dan Ponce Wife

This reporter has found love and is happily married to Amy Levell. The couple has been blessed with one child, a daughter. He has not disclosed the name of the child. Our team is keeping tabs and will update you here soon.

Dan Ponce Career

From Indiana University Ponce graduated with a Bachelor’s degree, he then joined the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University, where he earned his Master’s degree. Ponce comes from a family that is into TV, starting with his brother Anthony Ponce, who is a reporter and anchor for Chicago’s NBC5. His father Phil Ponce is a host of Chicago Tonight on WTTW. Dan previously worked for Chicago’s ABC7 Eyewitness News as a general assignment reporter.

He began his career in Lansing, Michigan at WILX. He later, in September 2010, joined WGN News as a general assignment reporter. At the moment he anchors WGN Morning News from 4-6 am together with Lauren Jiggetts. Dan lives in Chicago where he founded the world-renowned Cappella group Straight No Chaser on Atlantic Records. Outside work, you will find him with his wife, daughter, and their pet dog, a miniature dachshund. When Dan is not working, he is mostly spending quality time with his wife and daughter and also their pet dog, a miniature dachshund.

Dan Ponce Salary

Ponce earns a fine salary of $98,000 annually.

Dan Ponce’s Net Worth

Ponce’s estimated net worth is $2.1 million. His primary income is his job as a reporter.

Social Media Accounts

Ponce is active on social media and he posts personal and work-related stuff from time to time. He has over 2000 followers on Instagram, about 1500 on Facebook, and around 2300 on Twitter.