Daisha Riley Biography – Daisha Riley Wiki
Daisha Riley was an award-winning journalist and producer on Good Morning America. She joined ABC News Good Morning America in September 2007 as a production associate. In July 2011, she became an associate producer and then a producer in June 2014.
Prior to joining GMA, she worked as a Tape Coordinator for MTV Networks from June 2006 to August 2007, according to her LinkedIn profile.
Daisha Riley Age
Daisha Riley died in July 2020. She was 35 years old.
Daisha Riley Death
Daisha Riley died at the age of 35. GMA announced her death in a special tribute that aired on Tuesday morning, July 21, 2020. GMA co-host Michael Strahan shared with viewers on Tuesday, “GMA co-host Michael Strahan shared the news with viewers on Tuesday. She rose through the ranks over the years on our show, working on stories that have made so many of you, our viewers, smile and tear up. Her legacy lives on in a powerful voice she shared through storytelling.
“You might not have known Daisha Riley’s name, but if you watched GMA for the past 14 years, trust us, you saw her incredible work. Because Daisha loved nothing more than telling America a story.
“Daisha Riley could write a breaking news piece with lightning speed. On features, she could make you cry with her exquisite of words. And when Amy [Robach] interviewed the cast of Game of Thrones, you’d better believe that Daisha made sure that set actually had a throne to make the actors’ jaws drop.
“As one colleague said, Daisha had grit and grace. She took pride in her work, and she fought for it, because to Daisha, there was no greater privilege than helping you at home start your day. And trust us when we say that for all of us at GMA, there was no greater privilege than knowing Daisha Riley.
“She was never the loudest voice in the room, but she was always the smartest. Funny and brilliant, and above all, kind, quick with a smile and a kitten meme just when you needed it most. You might not have known Daisha Riley’s name before today, but now you do: a world class producer, a pillar of ‘GMA’ and a friend to us all.”
He added, “she was beloved by all of us here. Her smile lit up a room. It’s hard for us and difficult to even wrap our heads around this, but we can’t express how much we are going to miss her. We are thinking about her family and her fiancé, Tyrone, this morning.”
REMEMBERING DAISHA RILEY: Our @GMA family is heartbroken this morning at the unexpected loss of one of our young and talented producers. Daisha rose through the ranks over the years on our show and her legacy lives on in the stories she’s told. Rest in peace, Daisha ❤️ pic.twitter.com/7FYZqQIVY4
— Good Morning America (@GMA) July 21, 2020
GMA tweeted: “Our @GMA family is heartbroken this morning at the unexpected loss of one of our young and talented producers. Daisha rose through the ranks over the years on our show and her legacy lives on in the stories she’s told. Rest in peace, Daisha.”
Producer Tony Morrison tweeted: “Absolutely devastated tonight to learn that Emmy-winning journalist, producer and friend, Daisha Riley, passed away last night. She was a force, full of talent and powerful perspective. We’ll be honoring her tomorrow on @GMA. Daisha is the 4th GMA staffer we’ve lost in 2020.”
Daisha Riley Cause of Death
Daisha Riley’s cause of death was not revealed.
Daisha Riley Fiancé
Daisha Riley was engaged to her fiancé, Tyrone.
Daisha Riley Net Worth
Daisha Riley’s net worth is unclear.
Daisha Riley Instagram
She did not have an Instagram account. She was on Twitter as Daisha Riley (@Daisha_Riley).