Stephen Althouse has covered municipal and school district board meetings in the WFMZ.com news coverage area since 2011. The longtime print journalist spent the majority of his journalism career as an editor with The Express-Times daily newspaper in Easton. Althouse also helped to create and serve as the editor-in-chief of The Allentown Times weekly newspaper from 2001 through 2007 and The Hamburg Item weekly from 1998 through 2000. Since 2009 he has served as director of communications for the Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation. Althouse holds a bachelor of arts degree in journalism from Temple University.