Errol Louis Biography – Errol Louis Wiki
Errol Louis is a New York City journalist, television show host, and former politician. He was born in Harlem and raised in New Rochelle, New York, United States. Prior to going into journalism, Louis served as a professor of urban studies at Pratt Institute. Louis holds a B.A. in government from Harvard, an M.A. in political science from Yale, and a J.D. from Brooklyn Law School. Louis co-founded the Central Brooklyn Federal Credit Union with Mark Griffith in the spring of 1993. The two were known as “the hip-hop bankers”.
He has been into politics, where On September 9, 1997, Louis ran in the Democratic primary for New York City Council District 35 against incumbent Mary Pinkett and police officer James E. Davis. Louis lost to Pinkett with 27.82% of the vote but then ran against Pinkett again in the November 4, 1997, general election on the Green Party line, with Davis on the Conservative Party and Liberal Party lines. Louis was defeated with 8.54% of the vote. He declared his candidacy in the 2001 Democratic primary for the same City Council seat, but he had dropped out of the race by August 2001.
Prior to joining the New York Daily News in 2004, he served as an associate editor of The New York Sun. He wrote the column, “Commerce and Community”, for Our Time Press, on The New York Daily News which is published weekly and based in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn. He also served on the editorial board. On June 23, 2008, Louis became the host of the Morning Show, a three-hour talk program on radio station WWRL; in 2009 he was replaced by Mark Riley. In November 2010 The Village Voice named him the city’s best newspaper columnist and radio show host.
Louis joined NY1 in November 2010 as a political anchor and the host of Inside City Hall, a program about New York City politics that airs nightly. He is the Director of the Urban Reporting Program at the City University of New York’s Graduate School of Journalism. He is also a CNN contributor and has made frequent appearances on Lou Dobbs Tonight and other CNN news programs. Louis was once named by New York Magazine as one of “10 New Yorkers Making a Difference”, “with energy, vision, and independent thinking.”
Errol Louis Age
He was born on born August 24, 1962, in Harlem, New York City, United States.
Errol Louis Wife
He is married to his wife Juanita Scarlett. His wife is a political consultant for Park Strategies, LLC, the lobbying and consulting firm of former Republican Senator Alfonse D’Amato. The two have a son called Noah. The family lives together in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.
Errol Louis Family
He is the son of Edward J. Louis and Tomi Louis. His father is a retired New York City police officer while his mother is a bookkeeper.
Errol Louis Salary
Errol Louis salary is unclear
Errol Louis Net Worth
Errol Louis has an estimated net worth of $8 million.
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