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  • Renata Stiehl

    Renata Stiehl

    Renata StiehlRenata Stiehl

    News Director | Anchor rstiehl@weny.com  Renata Stiehl is a Twin Tiers native with a passion for local news. She joined the WENY News team in May 2005.  Over the past several years, she’s worn many hats, working her way up from producer, all the way to News Director, a role she took on in December 2013.

    Renata Stiehl is a Twin Tiers native with a passion for local news. She joined the WENY News team in May 2005.  Over the past several years, she’s worn many hats, working her way up from producer, all the way to News Director, a role she took on in December 2013. She has also served as an anchor for the station since 2008, and currently anchors WENY News at 6.

  • Nick Quattrini

    Nick Quattrini

    Nick QuattriniNick Quattrini

    Nick started at WENY News behind the scenes as an editor and photographer in 2011. He started his on-air career as a reporter in 2013, and eventually started anchoring in 2015.  In 2016, Nick reported for the CBS affiliate in Buffalo, New York.  Over the years, Nick's work has been featured on multiple national news outlets, and has won several 1st place awards from the New York State Associated Press Broadcasters Association.

    Nick started at WENY News behind the scenes as an editor and photographer in 2011. He started his on-air career as a reporter in 2013, and eventually started anchoring in 2015.  In 2016, Nick reported for the CBS affiliate in Buffalo, New York.  Over the years, Nick's work has been featured on multiple national news outlets, and has won several 1st place awards from the New York State Associated Press Broadcasters Association.

  • Joe Veres

    Joe Veres

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 5:52 PM EDT2017-05-10 21:52:53 GMT
    Joe Veres
    Joe Veres
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    Leanne DeRosa

    Leanne DeRosa

    Leanne DeRosa joined the WENY News Team in September 2014 as a reporter. She now anchors and produces Good Morning Twin Tiers. She comes to Elmira from Oradell, New Jersey, but as a Syracuse University alum, she’s no stranger to Upstate New York! Ever since Leanne was a kid, her dream job was to be the host of a morning show at one of the major news networks. Leanne first discovered her love for television reporting in high school while taking TV production classes. But Leanne...

    Leanne DeRosa joined the WENY News Team in September 2014 as a reporter. She now anchors and produces Good Morning Twin Tiers. She comes to Elmira from Oradell, New Jersey, but as a Syracuse University alum, she’s no stranger to Upstate New York! Ever since Leanne was a kid, her dream job was to be the host of a morning show at one of the major news networks. Leanne first discovered her love for television reporting in high school while taking TV production classes. But Leanne...

  • Cody Carlson

    Cody Carlson

    Cody Carlson joined the WENY News team in January of 2016 as a News Reporter. Cody grew up right here in the Twin Tiers in the Town of Elmira.  He graduated from Elmira Free Academy in 2012.  He then moved on to Mansfield University, where he majored in Mass Communication with an emphasis on Electronic Media, and minored in Business Administration.   Cody graduated Cum Laude from Mansfield in December of 2015. During his time at Mansfield, Cody was a dedicated me...

    Cody Carlson joined the WENY News team in January of 2016 as a News Reporter. Cody grew up right here in the Twin Tiers in the Town of Elmira.  He graduated from Elmira Free Academy in 2012.  He then moved on to Mansfield University, where he majored in Mass Communication with an emphasis on Electronic Media, and minored in Business Administration.   Cody graduated Cum Laude from Mansfield in December of 2015. During his time at Mansfield, Cody was a dedicated me...

  • Dan Schrack

    Thursday, July 13 2017 3:47 PM EDT2017-07-13 19:47:33 GMT
    Dan SchrackDan Schrack

    Dan Schrack joined the WENY News team in June of 2017, coming to the Twin Tiers from Buffalo, New York.  Dan began his career in news at WIVB-TV, News 4 Buffalo, as an intern. Prior to the end of his internship, he was hired as an Assignment Editor. For the past two years Dan was a producer at WIVB-TV. 

    Dan Schrack joined the WENY News team in June of 2017, coming to the Twin Tiers from Buffalo, New York.  Dan began his career in news at WIVB-TV, News 4 Buffalo, as an intern. Prior to the end of his internship, he was hired as an Assignment Editor. For the past two years Dan was a producer at WIVB-TV. 

  • Cara Demers

    Cara Demers

    Saturday, May 20 2017 9:31 AM EDT2017-05-20 13:31:35 GMT

    Cara Demers joined the WENY News team in September 2016 as a news reporter.  She now also anchors and produces Good Morning Twin Tiers Weekend. Originally from southern New Hampshire, she is beyond excited to now call the Twin Tiers home! Cara graduated from the University of New Haven, in Connecticut, where she earned a degree in Mass Communication with a concentration in Broadcast...

    Cara Demers joined the WENY News team in September 2016 as a news reporter.  She now also anchors and produces Good Morning Twin Tiers Weekend. Originally from southern New Hampshire, she is beyond excited to now call the Twin Tiers home! Cara graduated from the University of New Haven, in Connecticut, where she earned a degree in Mass Communication with a concentration in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in English Writing.  During her time at UNH, she spent much of her ti...

  • Craig Flint

    Craig Flint

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 12:27 PM EDT2017-05-03 16:27:38 GMT
    Wednesday, May 3 2017 12:27 PM EDT2017-05-03 16:27:38 GMT
    cflint@weny.com Craig is happy to be part of the First Warning Weather Team at WENY News. You can watch Craig weekday mornings on Good Morning Twin Tiers and WENY News at Noon. Craig is a Central New York native and has been interested in the weather since he was nine years old. Craig recalls the tornado outbreak across Central New York in May 1998 and credits that outbreak to his interest in the weather. “I remember driving around with my Dad and seeing all the damage from an...
    cflint@weny.com Craig is happy to be part of the First Warning Weather Team at WENY News. You can watch Craig weekday mornings on Good Morning Twin Tiers and WENY News at Noon. Craig is a Central New York native and has been interested in the weather since he was nine years old. Craig recalls the tornado outbreak across Central New York in May 1998 and credits that outbreak to his interest in the weather. “I remember driving around with my Dad and seeing all the damage from an...
  • Brandon Menard

    Brandon Menard

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 10:38 AM EDT2017-05-10 14:38:42 GMT
    bmenard@weny.com Brandon Menard joined the WENY News team as a multimedia journalist in March 2017, and is excited to have now found a new home in the Twin Tiers. After graduating from Clinton Community College in 2014, Brandon attended the State University of New York (SUNY) at Plattsburgh where he received a Bachelor’s degree majoring in broadcast journalism with a minor in political science in 2016. While at SUNY Plattsburgh, Brandon could always be found in front of the c...
    bmenard@weny.com Brandon Menard joined the WENY News team as a multimedia journalist in March 2017, and is excited to have now found a new home in the Twin Tiers. After graduating from Clinton Community College in 2014, Brandon attended the State University of New York (SUNY) at Plattsburgh where he received a Bachelor’s degree majoring in broadcast journalism with a minor in political science in 2016. While at SUNY Plattsburgh, Brandon could always be found in front of the c...
  • Ally Debicki

    Ally Debicki

    Monday, May 22 2017 5:01 PM EDT2017-05-22 21:01:38 GMT
    Ally Debicki joined the WENY News team in April 2017 as the weekend weather anchor and multi media journalist. Originally from South Jersey, she is excited to call the Twin Tiers home! Ally graduated from Penn State University, spring of 2017, with a degree in Meteorology Forecasting and Communications. During her time in Happy Valley, Ally worked with The Campus Weather Service, Centre County Report and Weather or Not. Ally also worked as a weather observer for The National Weather ...
    Ally Debicki joined the WENY News team in April 2017 as the weekend weather anchor and multi media journalist. Originally from South Jersey, she is excited to call the Twin Tiers home! Ally graduated from Penn State University, spring of 2017, with a degree in Meteorology Forecasting and Communications. During her time in Happy Valley, Ally worked with The Campus Weather Service, Centre County Report and Weather or Not. Ally also worked as a weather observer for The National Weather ...
  • Jenna Harner

    Jenna Harner

    jharner@weny.com Jenna joined the WENY News team as a Sports Anchor and Reporter in May 2016. She is excited to now call the Twin Tiers home, and remain close to her alma mater.  Originally from South Windsor CT, Jenna attended Ithaca College, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.S. in Television and Radio Communications, and minors in Journalism and Sports Studies.  During her time at IC, Jenna was extremely involved with Ithaca ...

    jharner@weny.com Jenna joined the WENY News team as a Sports Anchor and Reporter in May 2016. She is excited to now call the Twin Tiers home, and remain close to her alma mater.  Originally from South Windsor CT, Jenna attended Ithaca College, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.S. in Television and Radio Communications, and minors in Journalism and Sports Studies.  During her time at IC, Jenna was extremely involved with Ithaca ...

  • Kevin Case

    Kevin Case

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 10:59 AM EDT2017-05-10 14:59:01 GMT
    Wednesday, May 10 2017 10:59 AM EDT2017-05-10 14:59:01 GMT

    kcase@weny.com Kevin joined the WENY News team as a Sports Anchor and Reporter in September 2016. He is originally from Silver Spring, Maryland, but is familiar with Upstate New York after spending his college years in the region.  Kevin graduated from Syracuse University in May of 2016 with a degree in Broadcast & Digital Journalism and minors in Political Science and Information Management and Technology.  While at SU he was a member of the sports departments at the ...

    kcase@weny.com Kevin joined the WENY News team as a Sports Anchor and Reporter in September 2016. He is originally from Silver Spring, Maryland, but is familiar with Upstate New York after spending his college years in the region.  Kevin graduated from Syracuse University in May of 2016 with a degree in Broadcast & Digital Journalism and minors in Political Science and Information Management and Technology.  While at SU he was a member of the sports departments at the ...

  • Jacqueline Policastro

    Jacqueline Policastro

    Jacqueline Policastro Washington, DC Bureau Jacqueline.Policastro@gray.tv Jacqueline Policastro has a decade of experience covering Congress and the White House.

    Jacqueline Policastro Washington, DC Bureau Jacqueline.Policastro@gray.tv Jacqueline Policastro has a decade of experience covering Congress and the White House. 

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