Learn about 70 years old Famous American Writer and investigate reporter Hank Phillippi Ryan. Here are some of the information that we have gathered about Hank Phillippi Ryan.   

Early life and educational background of Hank Phillippi

Hank Phillippi was born Harriet Ann Sablosky on 17th November 1951 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States of America. She holds American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. Her name is Harriet Ann Sablosky but later she got famous by the name Hank Phillippi Ryan. 

The father of Hank was a foreign service officer based in London. According to Wikipedia of Hank Phillippi, she enrolled in Westen College for Women in Oxford, Ohio, and later got a degree from the International School in Hamburg, Germany. 

The career, award, and honors of Hank Phillippi Ryan

Hank first started working as a broadcaster in 1971 for WIBC radio. After that, she worked as a legislative assistant in Washington DC for the Administrative Practice and Procedure Subcommittee of the Senate Judiciary Committee. She took the position of editorial assistant at Rolling Stone Magazine’s Washington Bureau. In 1975 she worked as a political reporter for WTHR-TV in Indianapolis. In 1976 as a political reporter and weekend anchor for WSB-TV in Atlanta. In 1983 she worked for WNEV-TV (present-day WHDH)  as a general assignment reporter. Talking about awards and honors she won 28 Emmy awards and 12 Edward R. And she got Murrow Awards for consumer reporting and investigative. 

Besides the investigator and reporter, she is a famous mystery novel writer. “Prime Time” was her first novel which got popular and won the Agatha Award for the best first novel of 2007.  Her next novel “FaceTime” was released in October 2007 and reissued in 2009. The book was presented by Boston investigative reporter Charlotte “Charlie” McNally which was issued by MIRA books. Another series of hank which was an Agatha Award nominee for Best Mystery was Air Time (MIRA) of 2009. In another year Best Paperback Original Mystery got Anthony Award Nominee 2010. 

 

The other series was produced in Feb 2010 called “Drive Time ” and received a compliment from Library Journal. This was also nominated for “Best Paperback Original” at the 2011 Anthony Award.  “On the House” short story by Hank won the Agatha Award, Anthony Awad, and Macavity Award for the Best Short Story.  “Masquerade”, the essay written by Hank in the ITW anthology, gets “Thrillers:100 Must-Reads”. “The Other Woman” 2012 was a recent series of thrillers and recorded as a best-selling series. This series won the Mary Higgins Clark Award and was nominated for the Agatha, Anthony, Daphne du Maurier, Shamus, and Macavity awards. This was chosen as a Best Book of 2012 by Suspense Magazine, and it is an Indie Next GREAT READ and a Romantic Times Reviewers Choice Nominee for Best Mystery/Suspense novel of 2012. She recently worked as an investigative reporter for Channel 7 News on WHDH-TV.

Personal and Love life of Hank

Hank Phillippi Ryan is married to a Lawyer Jonathan Shapiro. This lovely couple’s marriage was held in Boston at Four Season Hotel on 28th September 1997. She is the mother of two kids, they are adopted from the previous marriage of her husband while she doesn’t have her own child. 

Hank’s child is grown up now and she is a grandmother now.  She lives happily with her husband in Suburban Boston. Both of them were married and were divorced before. 

Height, weight and, Body measurement

At the age of 70 she is still adorable and gorgeous with her height and impressive personality. There are no confirmed details about her height, weight, and body measurement. 

 Net worth and salary of hank 

Hank Phillippi Ryan is an amazing journalist who devoted her 4 decades to journalism. She worked in different fields and got successful on the different career paths in her life. Besides journalism, she worked as a reporter, presenter, and political reporter on various scales. 

With her amazing skills to shape the words she wrote award-winning eight novels which earned massive amounts of fame. From her different successful career and jobs she earned an enormous amount of money which is worth millions of dollars and lives a luxurious life.