Brian Abel Bio, ABC 7, Age, Height, Parents, Spouse, Children, Salary, and Net Worth


Who Is Brian Abel?

Brian Abel is an American journalist who is working for ABC 7 as an evening anchor at WXYZ-TV since  August 2021. 

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Brian Abel Date of Birth / Age

Abel is approximately in his 30s as of 2022 although his exact age is not known as he has managed to keep his date of birth away from the public. However, we will update the information once available.

Brian Abel Height

Abel stands at a height of approximately 5 feet and 7 inches tall.

Brian Abel Parents and Siblings

Abel was born and raised in the Grand Rapids suburb of Lowell. He manages to keep information regarding his parents, siblings, and extended members of his family away from the limelight.

However we do know he has a younger sibling due to the Instagram post of a picture of him, his parents and sibling on the 9th of May 2021. Also, he seems to be close to his mother as on that day he was wishing her a Happy Mother’s Day We will however update this information once it’s available to the public.

Brian Abel Spouse  (Wife)

Abel has a wife by the name Daniela Mancinelli Abel who is a chef. Additionally she is the lead chef  of the  Culinary Arts Kitchen at Zaman and also the lead teacher for the Culinary Arts Training Program, Zaman’s newest workforce development initiative. Also, she was born and raised in Livonia and she’s Italian.

She studied communications and public speaking at Eastern Michigan University and served as a national spokesperson for the state’s leading automakers and instructor, facilitator for the franchise workers across the nation from 2005 to 2014.

She has also worked for restaurants in Michigan, California and North Dakota. In  2015-2017 she got her cooking lessons and accreditation at the Culinary Center of Kansas City. While working on her culinary arts, she designed and taught the actuality of cooking to both adults and children .

On top of this, she professionally worked for an an international synthetic concrete producing firm as an administrative manager. Abel’s reporting brought them to North Dakota and Kansas. Traveling, reading, film and writing are among her many interests.

Brian Abel Kids / Children

Details regarding whether or not Able has any children are not available to the public at the moment. But, we do  know that he has a dog by the name Maize the Lachon whom he regularly posts on his Instagram.  However, we will update this information once more details concerning this are available.

Brian Abel Education

Able attended in 2003 and graduated from the Western Michigan University in 2007 with a Bachelors degree in journalism.

Brian Abel Career

Abel works an evening anchor for WXYZ-TV since  August 2021. In April 2005, Abel served as a news intern for WOOD TV8, Greater Grand Rapids for 6 months. He later went on to work as a news anchor for WIDR FM, Kalamazoo in January 2006 for 6 months. Later on in October 2013, he went on to be the news anchor and reporter for WDAY, Fargo and worked there for a year and 7 months.

Also in October 2014, he served as the news anchor for WDAZ-TV, Grand Forks for 7 months. On top of this, in April 2015 he worked for KSHB / KMCI / The EW Scripps Company, Kansas City as the news reporter for 2 years and 2 months.

Prior to being the evening news anchor for WXYZ-TV, Detroit in August 2020 he has worked for the station for five years and counting and has served other various positions as follows. First, he served as the news reporter in June 2017 for 4 years and 3 months.

Second, he progressed on to be the weekend evening anchor for the station in November 2018 and held down that position for 2 years and 10 months. After this is when he became the evening news anchor for the station since taking on the position in August 2021. As of 2022, he still serves this position for the station.

How Much Does Brian Abel Earn?

Abel approximately earns an annual salary that ranges from $100,000-$500,000.

How Much is Brian Abel Worth?

As an anchor, Abel has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges from $1 million to $5 million.

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