Zach Wheeler was promoted from anchor of 18 News Today to the main anchor of 18 News, in September of 2018. Currently, Zach also co-produces the 5:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. newscasts that he anchors, and produces the 11:00 p.m. newscast.
Zach, who has been in the Twin Tiers for some time now, started his broadcasting career at WOAY-TV (ABC) in Southern West Virginia. He anchored, reported and hosted a weekly talk show at the station.
Originally from Philadelphia, Zach is a graduate of Temple University School of Journalism. In 2004, he was honored with the University’s distinguished broadcasting achievement award for his reporting and on-air work.