Dan Harris Biography
Dan Harris is an American media personality and the author of 10% Happier, a #1 New York Times best-selling book about a fidgety, skeptical news anchor who stumbles upon meditation. He is also a former co-anchor for the weekend edition of Good Morning America on ABC News, as well as a former correspondent for such broadcasts as Nightline and World News Tonight.
Dan Harris Age
He was born on 26th July, 1971, Newton, Massachusetts, U.S
Dan Harris Height
He stand at a height of 5 feet and 7 inches.
Dan Harris Parents
Dan is the son of Nancy Lee Harris and Jay R. Harris. His father (Jay R. Harris) is the chair of the radiation oncology residency program at Harvard University and his mother (Nancy Lee Harris) is a pathologist at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston and an expert on lymphomas.
Dan Harris Siblings
Dan has one sibling, Matthew Carmichael Harris, who is a venture capitalist. Matt Harris is a partner Bain Capital Ventures LLC. The venture capital division within Bain Capital, which has approximately $160 billion of assets under management worldwide.
The firm’s early-stage investments have included Attentive, Bloomreach, Clari, Docusign, Flywire, LinkedIn, Moveworks, Rapid7, and Redis. Bain Capital Ventures manages $10 billion of committed capital, has over 400 active portfolio companies, and has offices in Boston, New York City, Palo Alto, and San Francisco.
Bain Capital Ventures has raised slightly over $10 billion of investor capital since 2001 across nine core investment funds and three co-investment funds.The firm is currently investing its ninth fund, Bain Capital Venture Fund 2021, which raised $950 million from investors.
Dan Harris Education
Dan graduated in 1993 from Colby College in Waterville, Maine. He also holds honorary doctorate degrees from Colby and Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts.
Dan Harris Wife
Dan Harris has been married to his wife, Bianca Harris since 2009.
Dan Harris Children
Dan and his wife Bianca Harris have one child, Alexander Robert Harris. Born on 15th December, 2014.
Dan Harris 10% HAPIER
Dan is the author of 10% Happier, Harris explores the power and practicality of meditation, which he believes is “the next public health revolution.” Harris believes that mental fitness will, in the not too distant future, be as socially acceptable and sought after as physical fitness.
Harris shares his own experience, discovering meditation after failing to find happiness through workaholism and substance abuse. He explores how and why some of today’s most successful organizations (e.g. the Super Bowl-winning Seattle Seahawks, Google, and even the U.S. Army, to name just a few) have incorporated meditation as a way to both improve corporate culture and boost employee performance and well-being.
Harris joined ABC News in 2000. He anchored World News Sunday from 2006 to 2011 and frequently anchored World News, ABC World News Tonight weekend editions and Nightline. He is was also a frequent contributor to World News. He also anchored ABC’s coverage of Hurricane Katrina in September 2005.
Dan was named the new co-anchor for the weekend edition of Good Morning America in October 2010.. In October 2013, he was named a co-anchor for Nightline, succeeding Bill Weir. In August 2021, Harris announced that he would be leaving ABC News to focus on his meditation company. He retired from ABC News on September 26, 2021.
Dan Harris Salary
His annual salary is estimated to be USD 100,000.
Dan Harris Net Worth
Dan net worth is estimated to be USD 1 million.
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