Damon Maloney joined WYTV in January 2011 as weekend anchor and videojournalist. Before joining WYTV, he worked for more than two years as a reporter in Ft. Smith, Arkansas.
While in Arkansas, Damon received two AP Broadcasters Association awards including first place for spot news coverage of an E-F3 tornado in Mena, Arkansas, and a second place award for an enterprise-investigative report on consumer scams.
Damon was born and raised in St. Paul-Minneapolis, Minnesota and interned in the special project unit at WCCO-TV.
He graduated from Columbia College Chicago in 2008 with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. During college, Damon served as president of the school’s Association of Black Journalists.
In 2005, Damon was the recipient of the prestigious Carole Simpson Scholarship from the Radio and Television News Directors Foundation (RTNDF)
Damon enjoys calling the Valley home and meeting the unique people who make this area a great place to live and work.
You can contact Damon at email@example.com and follow him on Facebook.