Chris Johnson joined the WENY News team in July of 2018 as a Multimedia Journalist. Originally from Norwich, Connecticut Chris spent his college years attending William Paterson University in New Jersey where he graduated in 2017 with a Bachelor's Degree in Communications. 

Prior to working at WENY, Chris worked at WABC-TV in New York City for several months as a sports intern and then was hired as a News Desk Assistant. During his time with Channel 7 Eyewitness News, Chris was heavily involved in editing video content, assisting writing scripts, and shooting original social stories for digital.


Chris is excited to come to the Twin Tiers and is eager to get involved in the community and tell your stories. Chris is looking forward to the opportunity to enjoy the scenic adventures the region  has to offer.

Have a story idea? Don't hesitate to contact him at cjohnson@weny.com.