Jim Ryan Biography
Jim Ryan is an American broadcaster, journalist, and reporter Who has been an anchor at ABC News since 2014. Before moving to ABC network, he served as a broadcaster for Good Day New York on Fox 5 in the city of NY.
Ryan started his career at WNBC in 1980 and later moved in 1985 to also serve as a reporter for WNEW.
Jim Ryan Age
Ryan was born on 19th August 1939 in the USA.
Jim Ryan Height
Jim stands at 5 feet and 9 inches tall.
Jim Ryan Education
Ryan joined Manhattan College in the Riverdale section of the Bronx after graduating from high school level. In 1985 he graduated with a degree in broadcast journalism from Southern Methodist University.
Jim Ryan Nationality
Ryan is of American nationality.
Jim Ryan Ethnicity
Jim belongs to the White ethnicity.
Jim Ryan Parents
Ryan was born and raised in the USA by his committed parents. However, he has managed to keep information regarding his parents’ identity and background out of the limelight.
Jim Ryan Wife
Ryan is married to Beth Ryan. Ryan and Beth married in an intimate event with close friends and family. They have two children together, and no rumors of divorce or past affairs for the lovely couple.
Jim Ryan Children
Ryan and his wife Beth are blessed with two children named Rebecca Ryan and James.No more information about his children is disclosed. The family of four resides in New York.
Jim Ryan ABC News
Jim currently serves as a reporter/anchor with ABC News Radio. Ryan also served full-time tenure for News/Talk 820AM WBAP in Fort Worth/Dallas as a reporter/anchor.
He has been serving for three-decade as a journalist, During which he has covered numerous stories gaining interest both nationally and internationally, including Delta Flight 191’s 1985 crash at Fort Worth International Airport in Dallas; in 1989 reported on the killings of 15 citizens by a Mexican drug cartel, the Branch Davidian standoff of 1993 and fire in Waco, Texas, the 1995 City bombing in Oklahoma and also covered the 1998 Hurricane Mitch, that led to the death of 10,000 Central Americans. In the spring of 2003, he got embedded aboard the plane USS Constellation, and he was on the ground as a witness as several of the opening salvos of Operation Iraqi Freedom were fired from the Persian Gulf.
He was also a live broadcast as Hurricane Katrina made his first appearance at the US grounds and later moved to New Orleans. During this period, he witnessed the historic destructive storm in American history as ashore crashed a second time Katrina the hurricane.
Ryan is a holder of the Radio and Television News Directors Association’s prestigious Edward R. Murrow Honor. He also has been honored with national recognitions from the Society of Professional Journalists and Sigma Delta Chi and nominated twice by the Headliners Club of Austin as Best Radio Reporter. Ryan has earned various honors and recognitions from the Texas Associated Press Broadcasters, the Press Club of Dallas, and the Houston Press Club.
Jim Ryan Salary
Jim receives an annual salary of $100 000.
Jim Ryan Networth
Ryan has a net worth of approximately $2 million.