Dina Bair Biography
Dina Bair is an award-winning journalist from the United States of America who currently serves as the news anchor for WGN Midday News. Moreover, Dina serves as a medical reporter for the “Medical Watch” segments at WGN Midday News, WGN Evening News, as well as WGN News at Nine. Bair has previously worked at CLTV in Oak Wood as an anchor and reporter before joining WGN-TV.
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Bair currently serves as the news anchor for WGN Midday News. Moreover, Dina serves as a medical reporter for the “Medical Watch” segments at WGN Midday News, WGN Evening News, as well as WGN News at Nine. She joined WGN-TV as a full-time general assignment reporter in September the year 1994.
from December the year 1994 to December 1999, Dina served as an anchor for the WGN Weekend Morning News. The journalist moved to Italy to cover the election of the new Pope, reporting live from Vatican City in the year 2013. Prior to joining WGN-TV, Bair had served at WHOI-TV in Peoria as an anchor, reporter, and producer. She has also worked at CLTV in Oak Brook as an anchor and reporter as well as WMAQ-TV in Chicago as a field producer.
She has managed to receive multiple awards such as nine Emmy Awards and a Peter Lisagor Award from the Society of Professional Journalists. Dina also has also been awarded several Associated Press awards for anchoring and reporting. Bair was named a Fellow by the National Press Foundation for the “Cancer Issues” seminar in Washington D.C.
One of her most memorable is when she spent one-month reporting inside the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Children’s Memorial Hospital. The documentary “Intensive Caring” was detailed and touched on medical treatments as well as life and death decisions. Moreover, the documentary won several awards. She is a founding Board Member of the breast cancer charity One in a Million: Dancing With Chicago Celebrities. Bair leads a media running team devoted to raising funds for charity.
Dina Bair Education
Bair went to high school before going to college. After graduating from high school, the journalist joined Northwest Campus. Moreover, Dina studied and later graduated with a Bachelor of Science in radio Tv Film.
Dina Bair Age
Bair was born on the 5th day of July in the year 1967 on the East Coast, in the United States of America. As of 2021, the journalist is 54 years old. In addition, she is an American Citizen by birth but her ethnicity is not yet known.
Dina Bair Height | Weight
The American journalist is approximately 5 feet 7 inches (1.7 meters). Moreover, she has an average body weight judging from her pictures. However, her other body measurements including weight, eye color, and hair color are still being looked at and will be updated once they are available.
Dina Bair Family
Bair was born to her parents in the United States. Her father is known as John Short. Dina’s father was diagnosed with metastatic lung cancer in January of the year 2020. Her father succumbed to the illness and passed away on the 12th of September in 2020.
However, there is no information currently regarding her mother, brothers, or sisters. Nonetheless, this information is still being looked at and will be updated once it is availed.
Dina Bair Husband | First Husband
Bair is married to a man who is known as John Maher. Moreover, John is a broker and trader at TJM Institutional Services LLC. Their wedding took place on the 2nd of July in 2016 at t Promontory Point.
On their wedding day, the journalist wore Dimitra’s Bridal Couture’s St. Patrick gown. Additionally, her husband John wore a custom J. Hilburn tuxedo which was supplied by Caroline Shaw. The wedding cake was created by Lace Cake Studio while the feast was prepared by Jewell Events & Catering.
In addition, Dina has previously been married to her a man whose name and identity are not known. Bair and her first husband had four children together.
Dina Bair Children
The journalist has eight children. She has four children with her first husband and four children with her current husband John Maher.
Dina Bair Net worth | Salary
The American journalist has made quite a good amount of wealth from her broadcasting career for the years she has served. In addition, her primary source of income is her journalism career. She stands at a net worth that is approximated to be between $1 Million – $5 Million. Moreover, her salary is estimated to be between $40,000 – $ 110,000. per annum.
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