Shannon Sohn Biography and Wiki
Born Shannon Paige Sohn is an American Emmy Award-winning journalist and news personality who serves as an anchor and reporter for WABC-TV, Channel 7, which is the ABC flagship station licensed to New York. Shannon is the first helicopter reporter to win a national Emmy Award. She previously worked as an AP-award-winning reporter/anchor for WCTC News Radio in New Brunswick.
Shannon Sohn Age and Birthday
Shannon was born on February 27, 1974, in New Jersey, United States. She is 47 years old as of 2021. Her birth sign is Pisces. Sohn turns 48 years old on February 27, 2022.
Shannon Sohn Height
Sohn stands at an average height and stature. Her accurate height measurements are under review and will be updated soon when revealed.
Shannon Sohn Education
Shannon attended and graduated from Ceder Ridge High School in 1992. She later enrolled at Rutgers University, where she majored in journalism and communications, along with a minor in advertising. Sohn then joined Mississippi State University where she received a degree in broadcast meteorology degree.
Shannon Sohn Family, Parents, Siblings
Attempts to establish her parents’ identities were in vain since no information about them is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear if she has any siblings. However, she grew up in Old Bridge Township, New Jersey. Further details regarding her family background will be updated when established.
Shannon Sohn Husband, Is She Married?
The renowned news reporter is happily married to her loving husband, Dan Rice. The romantic couple became espoused in May 2001. Her husband notably trained her while she was working for WCTC channel news. We are keeping tabs and we will update her partner’s details soon when disclosed.
Shannon Sohn Kids
Shannon and her husband are blessed with two lovely children named Zachary and Mackenzie. The family resides in the Long Valley section of Washington Township, Morris County, New Jersey.
Shannon Sohn Salary
According to ABC estimates, Sohn receives an average annual salary ranging from $27,300 to $77,500. Her contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Shannon Sohn Net Worth
Shannon Sohn has an estimated net worth ranging from $300,000 to $700,000 as of 2021. This amount is from her extensive career as a journalist among other investments.
Shannon Sohn WABC-TV
WABC-TV, channel 7, is the flagship station of the ABC television network, licensed to New York, New York, United States. The station is owned by the ABC Owned Television Stations subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company. Sohn joined the Eyewitness News Team on NewsCopter 7 in 2001. She has notably done airplane traffic reports for New York City radio stations WABC, WHTZ, and WPLJ.
As a recognized journalist she has won numerous awards such as a Peabody Award for her coverage of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, a reporting award from the Associated Press while at WCTC as well as a local Emmy Award for “Instant Breaking News” for her coverage of the crash.