Leon Harris Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, NBC4, Net Worth, Salary and Twitter

Leon Harris Biography

Leon Harris is an American journalist currently working at NBC4 as an anchor and contributes to other weekday newscasts.

Leon Harris Age

Harris was born on April 20, 1961, in Akron, Ohio, United States. He is 60 years old as of 2021 and celebrates his birthday on April 20.

Leon Harris Height

Harris stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.

Leon Harris Family

He is the son of Leon Harris Sr. and Lorrene Harris. It is also not known if Harris has any siblings.

Leon Harris Wife

Harris is married to Dawn Lomax, a nurse at a local hospital. Leon’s son Darren graduated from Bucknell University and lives in Seattle, WA while his daughter Lauren who graduated from Temple University is an early childhood educator who lives in Atlanta, GA. The couple lives in Avenel, Potomac, Maryland.

Leon Harris Net Worth

Harris has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million -$5 Million which he has earned through his career as a journalist.

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Leon Harris Salary

Harris earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.

Leon Harris Career

In a variety of technical roles, Harris started his career behind the scenes. His first major on-air reporting took place during the L.A. coverage. Disturbances. He anchored CNN’s morning programs from there, gaining praise for coverage of global news events such as the bombing of Oklahoma City, the O.J. The Simpson trial, the attacks of September 11, and the 2000 Elections and Recount. The National Cable Ace Award for Best Anchor was twice awarded to Harris.

Harris relocated to Washington in 2003 to cover local news at his adopted home. For his reporting and anchoring, he has earned over a dozen Local Emmys, including two as Best Anchor for Local News. He was also remembered for his coverage of Hurricane Katrina and his reporting on illegal immigration from El Salvador’s jungles.

Harris is also famous for his award-winning series focused on teenagers in the region doing amazing things in service to others and creating a way for those young people to excel. The devotion of Harris to helping young people extends to the scholarships in his name at the University of Ohio, where he is a cum laude graduate and holds an honorary doctorate.

Leon Harris NBC 4

Harris is currently working at  NBC 4  where he works alongside other famous  NBC 4  anchors and reporters including;

  1. Bruce Beck
  2. David Ushery
  3. Adam Kuperstein
  4. Ray Villeda
  5. Maria LaRosa
  6. Mike Jackson
  7. Chris Miles
  8. Eun Yang
  9. Doug Kammerer
  10. Chuck Bell
  11. Michael Gargiulo
  12. Colleen Marshal
  13. Liz McGiffin
  14. Ben Gelber
  15. Bob Nunnally
  16. Dave Mazza
  17. Kristine Varkony
  18. Andrea Henderson
  19. Audrey Hasson
  20. Hattie Hawks
  21. Jennifer Bullock
  22. Brad Johansen
  23. Darlene Hill
  24. Monica Day
  25. Matt Barnes
  26. Kerry Charles
  27. Colleen Marshall
  28. Julie Carey
  29. Jim Handly
  30. Lauryn Ricketts
  31. Tracee Wilkins
  32. Amelia Draper
  33. Wendy Rieger
  34. Doreen Gentzler
  35. Aaron Gilchrist
  36. Pat Lawson

Leon Harris Social Media Platforms

Harris is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 6k followers on Twitter and over 9.6k followers on Facebook.

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