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 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 can be seen weeknights on WENY News at 6:00pm and 11:00pm. Originally from Parsippany, New Jersey, Joe had an early interest in weather. In elementary school he would entertain his family with weather forecasts gathered from watching the Weather Channel. In high school Joe gained valuable experience working at ION Weather, and became the "go-to guy" for the inside scoop on impending snow storms.
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 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.
firstname.lastname@example.org 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...
Griffin joined the WENY News team as a multi-media and weekend morning anchor in November 2017.
Originally from Somers, N.Y., Griffin graduated from Ithaca College with a B.S. in Television and Radio communications and a minor in Sports Studies. While at Ithaca, Griffin was heavily involved with Ithaca College Television, from the college's news program...