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News Team

Perla López Baray

Perla López Baray

Anchor | Perla López Baray began her journalist career in the Southwest while studying Journalism and Mass Communications at New Mexico State University.

Jaciel Cordoba

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Anchor | Jaciel Cordoba co-anchors 69 News at Sunrise, alongside Eve Tannery, and anchors 69 News at Noon.

John Craven

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Reporter | John Craven joined WFMZ 69 News as a reporter in May 2011.

Wendy Davis

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Anchor | For more than a decade, Wendy Davis has been a fixture on WFMZ-TV's 69 News.

John Derr

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Anchor / Reporter | John Derr began his television broadcasting career in 1989 in Hagerstown, Maryland where he was a news reporter and 11 pm anchor.

Rosa Duarte

Rosa Duarte

Reporter | Rosa Duarte joined the 69 News Team in March 2012 as a general assignment reporter for both the English and Spanish newscast, Edicion en Espanol.

Melanie Falcon

Melanie Falcon

Anchor / Reporter | What Melanie loves most about reporting is being somewhere different and meeting new people every day.

Jaccii Farris

Jaccii Farris

Reporter | Jaccii Farris is an Emmy Award Winning Journalist who has reported around the globe.

Ryan Hughes

Ryan Hughes

Reporter | Ryan comes to WFMZ-TV from Salisbury, Maryland where he spent two years as a Reporter and Fill-In Anchor for WMDT 47 News.

Jennifer Joas

Jennifer Joas

Reporter | Jennifer Joas joined the 69 News Team in July 2013 as a general assignment reporter for the Berks Edition.

Liz Kilmer

Liz Kilmer

Reporter | Liz Kilmer joined the 69 News team in October 2013. You can catch her reporting weeknights for the Berks Edition.

Bo Koltnow

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Reporter | Bo Koltnow comes to the Lehigh Valley from WICU Channel 12 in Erie, Pa.

Will Lewis

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Reporter | Will Lewis comes to 69 News after working two years at WMTW-TV in Portland, Maine.

Chandi Lowry

Chandi Lowry

You can catch Chandi anchoring 69 News Weekend Edition and reporting during the week for WFMZ.

Karin Mallett

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Anchor / Reporter | Karin Mallett has been with 69 News since 2003 as a general assignment reporter and weekend co-anchor.

Meghan Packer

Meghan Packer

Reporter | Meghan is thrilled to be back in her home state. After several years in North Carolina, she returned to Pennsylvania...

Dwayne Parker

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Reporter | Dwayne Parker, a Philadelphia native, joined the 69 News team in November 2007.

Jamie Stover

Jamie Stover

Reporter | While attending the Schereyer Honors College at Penn State University, Jamie interned with WFMZ.

Eve Tannery

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Anchor | Eve Tannery joined the WFMZ news team in September of 2005. You can catch her weekday mornings anchoring 69 News at Sunrise with Jaciel Cordoba.

Zenddy Caicedo Tintle

Zenddy Caicedo Tintle

Reporter | Zenddy Caicedo Tintle grew up in Venezuela where she demonstrated an early interest in broadcasting as a career.

Jim Vaughn

Jim Vaughn

Sports / Anchor | Jim Vaughn serves as a weekend anchor, reporter, and photographer for 69 Sports, as well as a news anchor for 69 News At Sunrise: Weekend Edition.

Rob Vaughn

Rob Vaughn

Anchor / Reporter | For more than two decades, Rob Vaughn has been one of the most-watched news anchors in eastern Pennsylvania and western New Jersey.

Nancy Werteen

Nancy Werteen

Anchor / Reporter | Nancy is responsible for enterprising, gathering, and producing packaged news segments and reporting live from various news events.

Weather Team

Matt Broderick

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Meteorologist | It all started when it snowed one day, and he wished school was canceled... it was, and the rest is history.

Amanda Cox

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Meteorologist | Amanda Cox can be seen on the AccuWeather Channel and on 69 News: Weekend Edition at 6:00 and 10:00 p.m.

Kathy Craine

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Weather | Kathy, a graduate of Boyertown High School and the American School of Broadcasting - Georgetown (Washington, DC).

Ed Hanna

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Chief Meteorologist | Ed Hanna is the Chief Meteorologist for WFMZ-TV 69 News and the AccuWeather Channel.

Laurie LaMonica

Laurie LaMonica

Meteorologist | Laurie began her broadcasting career at TV-13 in 2002 as a General Assignment Reporter.

Mark Shanaberger

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Meteorologist | Mark Shanaberger can be seen weekend mornings on the AccuWeather Channel and filling in on 69 News.

 

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Rick Edwards

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Traffic Anchor | Rick is a long-time radio personality and programmer, having worked in a variety of music formats including Country and Pop.

 

Sports Team

Troy Hein

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Sports | Troy's broadcasting career began in college, as a play by play announcer for area high school basketball.

Dave Lesko

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Sports | Dave's colorful game reports have become a staple of WFMZ's high school football coverage.

Dan Moscaritolo

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Sports | Dan Moscaritolo was born in The Woodlands, Texas but grew up in Corning, NY.

Jim Vaughn

Jim Vaughn

Sports / Anchor | Jim Vaughn serves as a weekend anchor, reporter, and photographer for 69 Sports, as well as a news anchor for 69 News At Sunrise: Weekend Edition.

Roberto Vinces

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Sports | Roberto first started as a photojournalist / video editor for Channel 69 Noticias en Español in 2005.

 

Newsroom Managers

Brad Rinehart

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News Director | Since 1984, Brad has overseen the many changes at Channel 69 News, including the additions of 69 News Sunrise, 69 News at Noon, and the Berks Edition.

Matthew Roth

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Assistant News Director | Matt helps to oversee a staff of more than 70 people in the Allentown, Reading, Easton, and Philadelphia newsrooms.

Jamasyn Hyde

Jamasyn Hyde

Executive Content Manager/ Internship Coordinator | As Executive Content Manager, Jamasyn is tasked with overseeing the newsgathering efforts of the 69News Team.

Amy Unger

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Executive Producer | Amy is a Lehigh Valley native, and is proud to be part of a news team that prides itself on comprehensive, local coverage.

Fred Cilurso

Fred Cilurso

Assignment Editor | Fred monitors the 69 News tiplines, emails, and scanners for breaking news and stories of interest to our viewers.

Jamie Peter

Assignment Editor | Jamie got her start in television as a producer with KOLN/KGIN 10/11 News in Lincoln, Nebraska.

Katie Shank

Katie Shank

Senior Producer | Katie is the senior producer at 69 News. She plays a key role in overseeing the 5:00 and 6:00 newscasts...

Olivia Albright

Olivia Albright

Assignment Editor / Web Producer | Olivia was born and raised in Allentown, PA. She is a graduate of Allentown Central Catholic High School.

 
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WFMZ.com Reporters

Stephen Althouse

Stephen Althouse

WFMZ.com Reporter | Stephen Althouse has covered municipal and school district board meetings in the WFMZ.com news coverage area since 2011.

Ali Bechtel

Ali-Bechtel

WFMZ.com Reporter | Ali began her journalistic career in 2005 at the University of Pittsburgh's daily student newspaper, The Pitt News.

Tom Coombe

Tom Coombe

WFMZ.com Reporter | WFMZ.com web reporter Tom Coombe has worked in the news business for the last 15 years, most of that time in the Lehigh Valley.

Susan Kalan

Susan-Kalan

WFMZ.com Arts Reporter | Susan Kalan is a local arts advocate and arts writer.

Randy Kraft

Randy Kraft

WFMZ.com Reporter | WFMZ.com web reporter/web editor Randy Kraft has been a local journalist for nearly 40 years.

Joe McDonald

Joe McDonald

WFMZ.com Reporter | I've spent years roaming hallways in courthouses, looking for scraps of information on what federal grand juries are investigating...

Frank Whelan

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Historian | Frank Whelan is a local historian, author and educator. He is the author of WFMZ.com's weekly History's Headlines feature.