April Danielle Ryan, popularly known as “Black journalist” is a renowned journalist and author in America. Born on September 5th 1967, in Baltimore Maryland, April Ryan is one of the best journalist in America. During her career she has been able to serve in the white House as a correspondent, currently she is the Washington D.C bureau chief thus making her the major face fame for American Urban Radio. Her major Debut was in May 2007 when she was crowned “Journalist of the year” by The National Association of Black Journalists. She later on went ahead to join CNN as a political analyst.
Other than working as a radio journalist, April Ryan has also worked as a news director for WXYV FM, Carolina A&T University, and Maryland. Due to her popularity, April Ryan has been the face of fame for magazines such as Vogue, The New York Times, Cosmopolitan, Elle among others.
April Ryan Bio: Age, Siblings, Education
Born on 5th of September 1976, April Ryan is a one of the most renowned black journalist in the United States. While in Morgan State University, April Ryan majored in Broadcast Journalism, her academic life didn’t end there she furthered her education and in 2007, April Ryan was awarded an honorary Doctorate from Clafin University.
April Ryan Married To Husband Tennie James
April Ryan is married to Tennie James and the couple have two beautiful daughters together. Tennie is a Senior Trust Administrator of Wells Fargo in Philadelphia. Their two daughters Ryan and Grace lives remain private as the couple do not like exposing their private life to the public.
April Ryan Net worth, Career, Salary
April Ryan net worth is currently estimated to be $2 Million. Her net worth is inclusive of her salary which is approximated to be $350,000 annually. Starting of as a disc jockey, April Ryan has managed to progress her career to where she is currently as a political analyst at CNN. April Ryan is most known for her career success, she has appeared in various TV shows such as Hardball alongside Chris Matthews, The situation room Real time and The Late show. As a journalist, April Ryan is a member of The National Press Club.
Other than her Journalism career, April Ryan is an accomplished author with two award winning books. Some of her books include; “The Presidency in Black and White; My Up-close view of Four Presidents and Race in America” which was her first published book, and then “At Mama’s Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White” this was a major hit and became one of the top seller books.
As a journalist, April Ryan has had the chance to interview some of the top names in the world such as Barrack Obama, Michelle Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton, Al Gore, Thabo Mbeki John Kerry just to mention a few.