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March 7, 1960
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
|Education||Ferris State University|
|Occupation||Television, Journalist, Anchor|
|Notable credit(s)||Good Morning America
Good Morning America Sunday
CBS Morning News
CBS This Morning
Dana King (born March 7, 1960) is an American broadcast journalist who served as an anchor for San Francisco CBS Affiliate KPIX. At the conclusion of the 11:00 p.m. broadcast of the KPIX nightly newscast on December 7, 2012, King announced that she would be leaving KPIX to pursue her passion in sculpting and art.
King won a local Emmy Award for her reporting in Honduras in 1998 and 2000, reporting on the consequences of Hurricane Mitch. King also won an RTNDA Edward R. Murrow Award in March 2005 for her reporting on the tenth anniversary of the Rwandan Genocide. She is also known for her coverage of the conflict in Afghanistan, and the September 11 Attacks.
King is a graduate of Ferris State University.
- "Dana King". Archived from the original on 2011-03-09. Retrieved 2011-04-13.
- "KPIX Anchor Dana King Will Leave Her Post to Pursue Art Career", Oakland Tribune, December 5, 2012. – via HighBeam Research (subscription required).
- "Dana King Announces Departure From CBS 5", KPIX-TV, December 5, 2012.
- Dana King, Mimi Towle, Marin Magazine, May 2007
- "KTVI’s King to co-host 'GMA Sunday'", Variety, October 2, 1992.
- "'GMA Sunday' Anchor To Join CBS Magazine", Chicago Sun-Times, November 18, 1993 – via HighBeam Research (subscription required).