Dan has been honored with numerous industry awards. The National Academy of Television Arts and Science (NATAS) has presented him with seven Emmy Awards for Outstanding Achievement: Investigative Reporting and Continuing Coverage. The Radio and Television News Directors Association (RTNDA) has honored Dan six times, for Best Investigative Reporting and Best News Reporting in Northern California. Dan also received the RTNDA Regional Edward R. Murrow Award for Investigative Reporting. The Associated Press Television and Radio Association (APTRA) has also honored Dan for Best Investigative Reporting. The Anti-Defamation League has given him the Pursuit of Justice Award.
Dan has served as anchor, correspondent and producer, traveling throughout the United States, as well as Europe, Asia, Africa and Central America. He began his career in 1981 at the CNN Bureau in Washington, DC as a producer and correspondent, reporting from the White House and State Department. From 1985 to 1991, he produced for ABC News from Washington, DC, and later, reported for World News Tonight and Good Morning America from the Midwest.
From 1991 to 1992, Dan anchored and reported on The West/In America, the nationally syndicated news magazine produced by Kelly News & Entertainment of Sacramento. From 1992 to 1994, he served as senior correspondent for American Journal, the news magazine produced by King World in New York.
During his career, Dan has traveled on presidential campaigns, tracked a suspected Nazi war criminal to Germany, investigated the slaughter of near extinct black rhinos in Zimbabwe, and exposed a Bay Area priest for molesting dozens of children. The priest was eventually convicted and sent to prison.
Dan is a graduate of the University of Maryland. He's also a member of Investigative Reporters and Editors, Inc. (IRE), the professional organization for investigative journalists, and the Society of Professional Journalists.
A report out Thursday blasts federal highway regulators for failing to protect the public from a guardrail system that's been linked to injuries and deaths across California and the nation. This newly released report comes three years after the ABC7 News I-Team first investigated.
The main witness in a growing police sex scandal says a Bay Area police department wants to send her to drug rehab 3,000 miles away. ABC7 I-Team reporter Dan Noyes has the exclusive story.
The Contra Costa County Sheriff's Department has confirmed that one of its deputies has resigned, as he faces criminal investigation in the Oakland police sex scandal that has spread to six other law enforcement agencies. I-Team Reporter Dan Noyes has exclusive details on this latest development.
I-TEAM EXCLUSIVE: Raising questions about how Bay Area police sex scandal investigation is being handled
The Oakland police sex scandal has spread to six other police agencies, and the ABC7 News I-Team is raising questions about how the investigation into this scandal is being handled. Should the agencies be investigating their own people? One department has already cleared its deputies, saying their conduct was not illegal or unethical. It's a story you'll only see on ABC7 News.
The Oakland police sex scandal may never have happened, if a wanted felon didn't gun down four OPD officers in 2009. The I-Team has confirmed the connection in an interview with the 18-year-old at the center of the scandal. It's a story you'll see only on ABC7 News.