Chris Flanagan Biography
Chris Flanagan is an American journalist working as an anchor at Boston 25 News at 4 p.m. and also contributes to the 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. newscasts. She has been part of the Boston team since 2016. Flanagan’s role includes anchoring briefings and reporting on local stories throughout the area, writing and producing a good feature story, He also guides the viewers through breaking news.
Chris Flanagan Education
After Flanagan was done with high school, he attended Colorado State University, but after too much skiing, he went back to New England where he furthered his studies and graduated from Southern Connecticut State University.
Chris Flanagan Career
Before Chris became part of the Boston 25 team, he was initially at WEWS an ABC affiliate in Cleveland where he spent five years before leaving in August 2016. He has served as a weekend analyst for 12 years which was a huge boost for his journalism career.
Chris worked at WOI-DT in Des Moines, Lowa for four as an anchor. Prior to that, he worked as a weekday morning anchor at WFAA in Dallas. Chris has covered news in San Francisco, Dallas, Indianapolis, Hartford, Vermont, and New York. One of the major stories that he covered was the 2009 mass shooting at Fort Hood and reported from Cleveland when 3 women, kidnapped and missing for ten years, escaped from their captor. His determination and hard work have not gone unnoticed for he has been nominated for several Emmys. He also covered the Iowa caucuses, a Super Bowl, a couple of World Series, the Winter Olympics, and several NBA Finals.
Chris is a firm believer of no two days are the same and that each story takes a different approach. Flanagan has amazing skills and his feature stories often put a spotlight on everyday people taking on incredible challenges or working to uplift their communities and neighbors. He loves to bring the stories to the people to keep the public informed, he has developed a good following for his “good news” reporting.
Chris Flanagan Boston 25
Flanagan is thrilled to be part of the Boston 25 News, anchoring News at 4 p.m. and contributing to the 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. newscasts since 2016. When he is not working he enjoys volunteering at Rosie’s Place, The Jimmy Fund, and supporting Boston Cares whenever he can.
Chris Flanagan Age
Flanagan was born on December 18, 1970, in Stamford, Connecticut, United States. He is 52 years as of 2022.
Chris Flanagan Height
He stands at a height of about 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Chris Flanagan Family
Flanagan was born to his mother and his father in Stamford, Connecticut, United States. He was raised alongside six kids, he comes from a large Irish Catholic family.
Chris Flanagan Wife
He is a married man, married to the love of his life Kristin and together they have three lovely children. when he is not working, he can be found looking for his lost golf balls with his kids.
Chris Flanagan Net Worth
Flanagan has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned from his successful career as an anchor.
Chris Flanagan Salary
He earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Chris Flanagan Social Media
Flanagan is very active on social media including Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. He has over 3000 followers on Twitter, over 1000 followers on Instagram, and over 1000 followers on Facebook.