Chanel Rion

Chanel Rion

Chanel Rion
Quick Facts About Chanel Dayn-Ryan
Celebrated Name Chanel Rion
Age 34 years old
Nick Name Chanel Rion
Birth Name Chanel Rion
Birth Date 1990
Gender Female
Profession American media personality
Nationality American
Birthnation America
Place of Birth Texas, USA
Ethnicity White
Famous for Chief White House correspondent for One America News Network (OAN)
Residence Washington D.C.
Religion Christianity
Father Dann O. Ryan
Siblings Channing Rion and Baron Ryan
University Harvard University
School Homeschooled
Sexual Orientation straight
Marital Status Unmarried
Partner Bob "Courtland" Sykes
Body Shape hourglass
Hair Color brown
Eye Color brown
Hair Style long and straight
Net Worth $100K
Salary $39,000-$42,000
Sources of Wealth money earned by being a Journalist and broadcaster

Biography of Chanel Rion

Chanel Rion is an American media personality, political cartoonist, and author. Currently, She is the chief White House correspondent for One America News Network (OAN). Rion is very close to Donald Trump, the current president of the USA. She is also a strong supporter of Donald Trump.  She made national news headlines when her term for Corona Virus as "Chinese Virus" was approved and liked by Donald Trump in a press meeting. 

What Is Chanel Rion Famous for ?

  • Chief White House correspondent for One America News Network (OAN)
  • for naming COVID-19 pandemic, the "Chinese virus." 

Early Life and Family 

Chanel Rion was born in April 1990 in Texas, U.S.A in a well-established family. Her nationality is American and her ethnicity is mixed (Half Korean and half American). Her birth name is Chanel Nmi Dayn-Ryan. She was born to her father Dann O. Ryan, an American Corporate writer and to her South Korean mother. She has a sister named Channing Rion and a brother named Baron Ryan.  She was raised up in Missouri, Texas, and Florida, and in France and South Korea. Regarding her education, She was homeschooled and later completed her education in international relations from Harvard University. 

Chanel Rion Career (Journalist) 

  • After graduating from University, Chanel Rion began her career as a journalist. 
  • She has also written children’s books. 
  • Rion self-publishes political cartoons under the label "The Left Edge."
  • Rion gained national attention after becoming the White House correspondent for One America News Network (OAN) in May 2019.
  • In December, Rion presented "Revealed: Ukrainian witnesses destroy Schiff's case exclusive with Rudy Giuliani." which helped her to get her promotion as OAN's chief White House correspondent in January 2020.
  • Rion hosted "Exposing China's Coronavirus: The Fears, The Lies, and The Unknown" on OAN in March 2020.
  • On April 1, 2020, the White House Correspondents' Association removed OAN and Rion from the White House briefing room press briefings due to violating the Association's COVID-19 attendance policy.
  • However, she returned to the White House briefing room, again, the next day, on April 2, as she was invited by  Stephanie Grisham, the 30th White House press secretary. 

Personal Life of Chanel Rion 

Chanel Rion is an unmarried woman. However, she is going to marry soon. She is engaged to Bob "Courtland" Sykes who is an American Politician. Courtland Skyes ran for election to the U.S. Senate to represent Missouri but lost in the Republican primary on August 7, 2018.

The couple met for the first time at a CIA recruitment event at Harvard University as they both studied the same college. 

Height and Weight 

Chanel Rion is a beautiful lady with a fair complexion. She has a slim and hourglass-shaped body figure. She has got long straight brown hair and brown eyes. Her sexual orientation is Straight. However, her height and weight are not revealed yet. 

Net worth and Wealth

Chanel Rion has managed to earn a decent amount of money working as a Journalist and broadcaster. As of 2020, she is expected to have a net worth of $100K. She has accumulated most of her income by working as the chief White House correspondent for One America News Network (OAN) and she is paid $39,000-$42,000 for the post. She has also earned money by selling children's books written by her.  Chanel and her fiance "Courtland" Sykes owns a mansion in Missouri and has a number of cars.  

Facts About Chanel Rion

  • #1Her brother Baron is a highly decorated Boy Scout and a Videographer.
  • #2Her father is a lawyer by profession.
  • #3Her family fled the U.S. in 1996 after President Bill Clinton won re-election.
  • #4In the biography, Rion accuses her classmates of being communists.
  • #5She has composed a book, "Lamonga: River of the Seven Spirits".
  • #6 She was widely criticized for naming the COVID-19 pandemic, the "Chinese virus."
  • #7Rion changed her surname in 2019, prior to applying for a White House press pass.