Dina Bair Bio-Wiki

Dina Bair is a nine Emmy awards winning Italian American anchor/reporter, currently working at WGN9 in Chicago, Illinois serving as the Midday News anchor and Medical Reporter. She has been part of this network since September 1994.

Dina Bair Age, Birthday

Bair is 55 years old as of 2023. She was born on the East Coast, of the United States on 1967 July 5. Thus, Dina holds her birthday on the 5th of July every year and her birth sign is Cancer.

Dina Bair Family, Parents/Siblings

Bair was born and raised in Euclid, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States by her loving and supportive parents. However, her girlhood life, parents, and siblings’ names are still not revealed.

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Dina Bair Education

For her academic qualifications, Dina obtained her B.S. in Radio-TV-Film from Northwestern University in Evanston.

Dina Bair Husband, Children

Bair is happily married to John Maher, a broker and a trader at TJM Institutional Services LLC. The duo exchanged their marriage vows at Promontory point on the 2nd of July 2016. Dina is a mother of eight children, four kids of her own from her past marriage and four from her current husband, John Maher.

Dina Bair Career

Bair currently anchors for WGN Midday News. In addition, she serves as the medical reporter for the “Medical Watch” segments on WGN lunchtime News, WGN Evening News, and WGN News at Nine. Dina came to WGN-TV as a full-time general assignment reporter in September 1994. She served as the anchor of the WGN Weekend Morning News from December 1994 to December 1999.

In 2013, Dina toured Italy to report on the election of the new Pope. She covered live from Vatican City. Dina joined WGN-TV from CLTV in Oak Brook where she worked as an anchor and reporter. Before that at CLTV, she worked as an anchor, reporter, and producer at WHOI-TV in Peoria. Dina also worked as a field producer at WMAQ-TV in Chicago.

Dina is the beneficiary of many awards including nine Emmy awards, multiple Associated Press awards for both anchoring and reporting and a Peter Lisagor award from the Society of Professional Journalists. She was titled a Fellow by the National Press Foundation for the “Cancer Issues” seminar in Washington D.C. In perhaps the most beneficial story of her profession, Dina consumed a month anchoring inside the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Children’s Memorial Hospital. Her documentary and news series, “Intensive Caring,” accurate the cutting edge medical treatments and life and death decisions earned awards for its news and documentary coverage.

She is an establishing Board representative of the breast cancer charity One in a Million: Dancing With Chicago Celebrities. Dina guides a media running team committed to raising funds for charity. She is also engaged with The National Italian American Foundation, LUNGevity, Respiratory Health Association, the Muscular Dystrophy Association, and the American Cancer Society, and is an Advisory Board Representative for Saleh Freedom, a movement to help victims of sex trafficking.

Dina Bair WGN9 News

Bair works at WGN9 News alongside her fellow reporters, anchors, and meteorologists namely;

  1. Jenna Barnes
  2. Robin Baumgarten
  3. Ana Belaval
  4. Chris Boden
  5. Tahman Bradley
  6. Ben Bradley
  7. Ray Cortopassi
  8. Julian Crews
  9. Kelly Davis
  10. Alyssa Donovan
  11. Lourdes Duarte
  12. Patrick Elwood
  13. Christine Flores
  14. Josh Frydman
  15. Gaynor Hall
  16. Shannon Halligan
  17. Jewell Hillery
  18. Demetrius Ivory
  19. Erin Ivory
  20. Mike Janssen
  21. Lauren Jiggetts
  22. Sarah Jindra
  23. Morgan Kolkmeyer
  24. Paul Konrad
  25. Marcus Leshock
  26. Sean Lewis

Dina Bair Height

Bair has an estimated height of 5 feet 7 inches tall equaling 1.75 meters.

Dina Bair Salary

Bair has an approximate annual salary ranging from $ 102,315 K to $ 218,255 K.

Dina Bair’s Net Worth

Bair has an estimated net worth of $ 1 Million- $ 5 Million and above. Nevertheless, her career as an Anchor / Medical Reporter is her main source of revenue.

Is Dina Bair on Instagram, Twitter, or TikTok?

You can follow her via Twitter, Instagram,or Facebook.  Dina doesn’t appear to have public TikTok, or Snapchat accounts currently.