Dave Lucas (WJLA-TV/ABC7) Bio, Age, Family, Wife, And Net Worth

Dave Lucas Biography

Dave Lucas is an American award-winning journalist currently working as a weekday anchor for WJLA 24/7’s news between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. He joined WJLA in 1991. Prior to his current position, Lucas worked as a nationally-syndicated reporter fir Medstar television.

Dave Lucas Age

Lucas is very private about his personal life as well as his personal details, hence information about his date of birth and year are still not disclosed. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.

Dave Lucas Education

Lucas went to to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where he graduated with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. There is no further information about the high school he attended.

Dave Lucas Family

Lucas was born and raised in Charleston, South Carolina, United States. He was born to his parents whose information he has still disclosed. Lucas is very discrete when it comes to his family. It seems like he prefers to keep his personal life separate from his professional life. However, this information will be updated as soon as it is available.

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Dave Lucas WJLA-TV/ABC7

Lucas joined WJLA-TV back in 1991 as one of their original anchors. The channel was first launched as NewsChannel 8. He is currently working as their weekday anchor. He anchors the noon and afternoon news editions between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.

Lucas began his journalism career in his home town Charleston, South Carolina at WCIV-TV. This was after graduating from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He later moved to Medstar television as a nationally-syndicated reporter. In addition, Lucas was the host of Your Health! program on Discovery Channel.

Aside from anchoring general news, Lucas is also experienced in reporting on politics. He has been able to cover several political stories including seven national political conventions, six Presidential inauguration and multiple congressional, local races and state.

Lucas has also hosted the Capital Golf Weekly, Washington’s only golf news and information program for seventeen years. He is a member of  “Golf Writers Association of America”. He joined the club in 2006.

As a journalist, Lucas has been honored with several awards including the Cable Ace awards for Healthline, an Emmy award for continuing the coverage of a Maryland plane crash. He also received a Washington Dateline award for news writing and two Distinction in Media Excellence Awards for his medical reporting.

Dave Lucas Wife

Lucas is a happily married man. However there is no much information about his wife. There is also no information about when they got married or how long they have beeb together. The two have been blessed with two children. Lucas together with his family live in Northern Virginia.

Dave Lucas Salary

Its estimated that Lucas earns an aannual salary in the range of $45, 000 – $110, 000.

Dave Lucas Net Worth

Lucas is one of the best journalists at WJLA-TV with soo many years of experience. His net worth is estimated to be in the range of $1 million – $5 million.


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