Dawna Friesen Bio, Age, Height, Family, Husband, Global Nation, Salary and Net worth

Dawna Friesen
Dawna Friesen

Dawna Friesen Biography

Dawna Friesen is a Canadian journalist, she is currently the chief anchor and executive editor of Global National. She was previously was a foreign correspondent for NBC News.

Dawna Friesen Education

Friesen studied communications and journalism at Red River College.

Dawna Friesen Global Nation

The anchor and executive editor of Global National, Global News’ premier national newscast, is award-winning journalist Dawna Friesen. She has worked as a journalist for almost 30 years and has covered everything from the front lines of history to small-town Canada. Most recently, when Donald Trump was elected president, Friesen served as the Washington, D.C., anchor for Global News’ coverage of America Votes 2016.

Friesen worked as a senior foreign correspondent for NBC News in London before joining Global National. She spent months in Israel and Gaza during the conflict there, followed the disappearance (and murder) of journalist Daniel Pearl in Pakistan, and covered events in Russia, including the terrorist attacks in Moscow and Beslan, during her 11 years there. She also traveled extensively throughout Europe and the Middle East.

Her work was featured on NBC Nightly News, Today, and MSNBC, and she was honored with an Emmy for her coverage of President Barack Obama’s first-term victory on election night.

Friesen joined Global National after her return from London in 2010 and has since reported on numerous breaking news stories from the scene, including the Quebec City mosque shooting, the Fort McMurray wildfires, the shooting deaths of RCMP officers in Moncton, New Brunswick, and the terrorist attack in Paris, France.

Dawna Friesen Salary

Friesen receives an annual salary of $ 60,930.

Dawna Friesen Net worth

Friesen has an estimated net worth of $ 1.5 million.

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Dawna Friesen Age

She is 57 years old as of 2022. Friesen was born on October 8, 1964.

Dawna Friesen Height

She stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall.

Dawna Friesen Family

Friesen was born and raised by Vivien and Henry Friesen. In 2014, Friesen was included in a 16*9 episode about dementia and how families deal with it because both of her parents had dementia.

Dawna Friesen Husband

Friesen is married to  Rick Anderson, the two got married on July 28, 2018.

Dawna Friesen Articles

‘It is hard’: Ukraine negotiator Rustem Umerov speaks on challenges of peace talks A member of the Ukrainian delegation negotiating an end to the ongoing war with Russia says the talks have been extremely hard, physically and emotionally, but he believes they remain necessary to try and save as many lives as possible. Rustem Umerov, a member of Ukraine’s national parliament, told Global News that Ukraine is willing to keep negotiating despite…

There’s an Afghan proverb that says, “never wash blood with blood.” After the terrorist attacks of 9/11, the United States and its allies tried to cleanse its wounds by doing exactly that. They also turned on a firehose of aid money meant to help build up a country torn apart by decades of war. It didn’t work. On Aug. 15, two decades after the war started, the Taliban walked into Kabul virtually unopposed and took control of the country in the final days of the U.S. occupation.

How Old is Dawna Friesen?

She is 57 years old as of 2022. Friesen was born on October 8, 1964.

Is Dawna Friesen Married?

Friesen is married to  Rick Anderson, the two got married on July 28, 2018.


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