BIOGRAPHY:Dan Lewis

Anchor/Reporter

KOMO News 4

Dan Lewis serves as co-anchor for the weekday editions of KOMO News 4 at 5pm, 6:30pm and 11pm with Kathi Goertzen. A critically acclaimed reporter as well as anchor, Lewis' career has taken him around the world, with 20 years of broadcast experience. He has covered major stories in Africa, Poland, France, Japan, Alaska, South America, the Middle East and the Philippines.

BACKGROUND:

Anchor/Reporter, KOMO TV, 1987-present

Anchor/Reporter, WJLA TV (Washington D.C.), 1985-1987

Anchor/Reporter, WISN TV (Milwaukee, WI), 1979-1985

Anchor/Reporter, WLKY TV (Louisville, KY), 1977-1979

EDUCATION:

B.A. in Radio/Television and a Minor in Journalism from Southern Illinois University

AWARDS:

Best Anchor, regional Emmy Awards, 1988, 1989, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1995

2 regional Emmys for News Writing and Reporting "Return of Wolves Yellowstone"

National Angel Award for special report, "Panama After the Invasion"

Society of Professional Journalists/Sigma Delta Chi's top regional honor for a news series, "Northwest's battle with gang violence"

First reporter to interview President Clinton at the White House after his election

COMMUNITY SERVICE:

Dan volunteers his time as a guest speaker, emcee and as a host for community events

RESIDES:

Redmond

HOBBIES:

Golf, skiing and other outdoor activities.

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