Dana Ritter


Dana Brown Ritter is a producer for CBN News, based in the Washington, D.C. bureau.

Before joining CBN News in September 2009, Dana worked in local and national news for 10 years.

She started out working at WSLS-TV in Roanoke, Va., before finishing her degree at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va.,

She then went on to work at WAVY-TV in Virginia Beach-Norfolk, Va. She was aslo an executive producer at WTAE-TV in Pittsburgh, Pa.

Most recently, Dana covered national news for 26 stations across the country, at Hearst Television in Washington. She has a passion for news, and loves covering events at the White House, the Capitol, the Supreme Court.

Dana grew up in Chesapeake, Va. She is married and lives in Northern Virginia with her husband Michael and their two dogs, Brokaw and Princess, and cat Katy.

My Stories

Thursday, December 13, 2012

'Decorate a Vet' Brings Holiday Cheer to Vets' Homes

As businessman Jeff Jones discovered, acting on an idea is all it takes to be a blessing. His volunteer project is bringing Christmas to vets, one decoration at a time.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Final Debate Drifts from Foreign to Economic Policy

President Barack Obama and the man who wants to take his job, former Gov. Mitt Romney, sat side-by-side for their final debate before Election Day.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Southern Sweep: Santorum Wins Alabama, Miss.

After a week of hearing candidates say "y'all" and talk about eating grits, it's Rick Santorum who woke up Wednesday morning with a southern grin.

Thursday, February 23, 2012

'Ketchup Kids' Help Principal Find True Calling

One school principal in the heart of Las Vegas is providing families with food and clothes after discovering students subsisting on stolen ketchup packets.

Friday, May 13, 2011

'Teen MOPS' Shows Young Moms Real Love

Often, teens facing unexpected motherhood see scorn from their peers and their own families.  But through Teen MOPS, churches are stepping in to help.

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Obama: 'It's Time to Turn the Page' in Iraq

President Obama declared an end to combat efforts in Iraq, Tuesday night, stopping short of claiming victory in the war that has taken the lives of more than 4,400 U.S. troops

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

Amid Confession, Natalee Holloway Center Opens

The suspect in the disappearance of Natalee Holloway in Aruba confessed to a separate killing Tuesday -- the same day a crime center opened in Holloway's name.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Money-Saving Tips from 'The Frugal Girl'

One woman has been frugal all her life and through her blog, "The Frugal Girl," she teaches others how to live on less.

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Dissolvable Greeting Cards for the Persecuted Church

For missionaries working in dangerous parts of the world, receiving Christmas cards filled with messages about Christ's birth, hasn't been safe - until now.