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 member of Alpha Kappa Lambda Fraternity, and participated as Main Anchor for MUTV, Mansfield's student-run news organization.  In the summer of 2015, Cody interned with the Elmira Pioneers in the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League as their PA Announcer. In Cody's final semester, he interned at WENY from August-December.

In his free time, Cody can be found at the local tennis courts, hanging out with friends, or with his family around the campfire.  Cody is a diehard Buffalo Bills, Buffalo Sabres, and Boston Red Sox fan.