Dave Lucas Biography
Dave Lucas is an American journalist who serves as the weekday anchor of WJLA 24/7’s news at noon and the afternoon editions between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.
Dave Lucas Age
Lucas likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not yet disclosed the date, month, or year he was born. However, he might be in his 70’s.
Dave Lucas Height
Lucas stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Dave Lucas Family
Lucas has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Dave has any siblings.
Dave Lucas Wife
Dave is a happily married man and a father of two. However, he has kept details of his wife and kids away from the public eye, hence no information is available about them. He and his wife live in Northern Virginia with their two children.
Dave Lucas Net Worth
Lucas has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as a journalist.
Dave Lucas Salary
Lucas earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Dave Lucas Career
In 1991, when it launched as NewsChannel 8, he joined WJLA 24/7 as one of the original anchors. Prior to working at WJLA, he worked as a nationally syndicated reporter for Medstar television and host of Discovery Channel’s daily Your Health! program.
He is also well experienced in reporting on politics. Dave covered seven national political conventions, six Presidential inaugurations, and too many Congressional, state, and local races to count, during his quarter-century in Washington. Dave also hosted Capital Golf Weekly, the Washington area’s only golf news and information program, for 17 years.
For his excellent work, Dave has been awarded a number of journalism awards, including back-to-back Cable Ace awards for Healthline, named the nation’s best local public affairs program. For his continuing coverage of a Maryland plane crash, he won an Emmy. Among the other honors, a Washington Dateline award for news writing and two Distinction in Media Excellence Awards for his medical reporting. Dave is a native of Charleston, South Carolina where he began his career at WCIV-TV.
Dave Lucas WJLA-TVABC7
Lucas is currently working at WJLA-TV/ABC7 where he works alongside other famous WJLA-TV/ABC7 anchors and reporters including;
- Ahtra Elnashar
- Kellye Lynn
- Kidd O’Shea
- Carl Willis
- Alex Liggit
- Stacey Rusch
- Eileen Whelan
- Ashlie Rodriguez
- Robert Burton
- Bill Kelly
- Alison Starling
- Jonathan Elias
- Michelle Marsh
Dave Lucas Social Media Platforms
Lucas is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 16k followers on Twitter, over 298 followers on Instagram, and over 6 followers on Facebook.