Damany Lewis anchors Channel 9 Eyewitness News This Morning with Deneige Broom. He comes to Charlotte with nearly two decades of experience in broadcast journalism.
A Chicago native, Damany worked at WSOC's sister station WPXI-NBC in Pittsburgh, where he won several Emmys for his anchoring and reporting. Before working in Pittsburgh, Damany worked in California for seven years as an anchor/reporter for the ABC and NBC stations in Sacramento. Damany is no stranger to North Carolina, working at WXII 12 in Winston-Salem for two years, where he covered numerous stories that affected the community. Before arriving in North Carolina, Damany worked at WJXT in Jacksonville, Florida, for three years. He was on the front lines during hurricane season in 2004 and provided frequent reports to various television stations across the country. When he wasn't covering hurricanes, he covered stories on the police and education beats. Before working in Jacksonville, Damany reported for television stations in Champaign, Illinois, and Tallahassee, Florida.
Damany is a diehard Rattler graduating from Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism. Damany has been married for 19 years and has two children, a son and daughter.
In his spare time, you can find Damany cracking open a good book, grilling, coaching his son's baseball team, or watching any sport imaginable. If he's not watching sports on tv, he's out running, training for his next half or full marathon. Have a story idea? Want to say hi? Email Damany at Damany.Lewis@wsoc-tv.com or find him on Facebook and Twitter and Instagram.