Dan Merica Biography and Wiki
Dan Merica (Full names Daniel Patrick Merica) is an American journalist currently working as a National Political Reporter for CNN based in Washington, D.C. He is a member of the White House press corps consisting of correspondents and journalists who are based in Washington. Since joining the network in 2011, Dan has been covering major events including the 2020 elections and the Trump administration.
Merica covered Hillary Clinton’s presidential bid in 2016 as an embed reporter. He also reported on the Republicans’ campaigns around the country. Merica joined CNN from The American Observer where he was a rotating editor and writer. During his tenure there, he planned the weekly publication and organized special projects. Merica began his reporting career as a managing and news editor at The Bentley Vanguard newsletter.
Dan Merica Age
Merica was born on August 8, 1998, in Las Vegas, Nevada, in the United States. He is 32 years old. Merica celebrates his birthday on the 8th of August every year.
Dan Merica Height and Weight
Merica stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.73m) tall. In addition, he has dark brown hair and brown eyes.
Dan Merica Education
He is a qualified journalist. Merica earned his degree in global studies from Bentley University. He joined American University where he received a master’s in journalism and public affairs.
Dan Merica Family
Merica was born and raised by his parents in Las Vegas. His mother’s name is Diane Dickerson of Brewer. However, Dan has not yet shared his dad’s identity. He has a younger sister named Mitchelle. The two siblings share their whole lives, as well as both, graduated from American University in 2014. Additionally, Dan had a grandfather, George Dickerson who passed away in 2019 aged 96. George was part of the United States Navy during World War II.
Dan Merica Wife
Dan married his lovely wife, Monica Alba on July 27, 2019. Their wedding was held at West Shore Cafe and Inn located in Homewood. The couple met while on duty, covering the presidential run of Hillary Clinton’s 2016 bid for their respective networks. After dating for years, they got engaged in 2018. ALSO SEE; Rebecca Sweet
Aged 33, Monica is an American political reporter for NBC News based in Washington. Dan’s wife graduated from Southern California University and earned a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia. Besides, he and Monica reside in Washington and enjoy outdoor activities when not working.
Dan Merica CNN and Wikipedia
Dan presently works as a National Political Reporter for CNN based in Washington, D.C. He joined the network in 2011. Since Merica has covered various aspects in politics with an eye on voters and how they feel about their newly elected officials across the country. His coverages include extensive reporting on the 2020 election, the 2018 midterms as well as President Donald Trump’s first year in office.
Before Merica was an embedded reporter for CNN on Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign. He began covering Clinton initially in 2014 and reported on her historic fight for the Democratic nomination. Previously before covering Clinton, Merica reported on religion for CNN. He wrote in-depth about both politics and faith such as the rise of nonbelievers in the United States and the 2012 presidential campaign’s intersection of faith.
Merica joined CNN as a Political Producer. Prior to that, he was in charge of organizing special projects and planning at The American Observer. He also interned for NPR as an executive producer of intern edition. While in college, Merica mentored eight columnists and 20 reporters for the official student newsletter at The Bentley Vanguard.
Dan Merica Salary
Working for CNN as a political reporter and correspondent, Merica earns an annual average salary of $80,000. He receives a good amount of income from his profession.
Dan Merica Net Worth
Merica has earned an estimated net worth of $1 million. No doubt, he has a successful career in the media industry. In addition, he has been able to accumulate decent wealth.
Who Is Dan Merica?
Dan Merica is a National Political Reporter and Correspondent for CNN based in Washington, D.C. He compiles reports on briefing and White House events, covering the President of the United States and the White House. Merica previously served as an embedded reporter on Hilary Clinton’s presidential campaign.
How Old Is Dan Merica?
He is a 32-year-old Cnn reporter born on August 8, 1998, in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States.
Is Dan Merica Married?
Dan married his wife, Monica Alba on July 27, 2019. Their wedding was held at West Shore Cafe and Inn located in Homewood. The couple met while on duty, covering the presidential run of Hillary Clinton’s 2016 bid for their respective networks. After dating for years, they got engaged in 2018. Aged 33, Monica is an American political reporter for NBC News based in Washington.