Damany Lewis is News 10's (KXTV) Weekend Anchor and night side reporter.
He comes to News10 with more than a decade of experience in broadcast journalism.
Damany Lewis first moved to California in 2007 working for the NBC affiliate in Sacramento.
A south Chicago native, Damany previously worked WXII 12, in Winston-Salem, North Carolina for two years, where he covered numerous stories that affected the community. Damany was also one of the lead reporters during the Virginia Tech Shootings. "I have never seen so many people come together to mourn, pray, and comfort one another. It was truly a humbling experience for me as an individual and as a journalist."
Before going to North Carolina, Damany worked at WJXT in Jacksonville, Florida for three years. He was on the frontlines during hurricane season in 2004, and gave 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 Jacksonville, Damany reported for television stations in Champaign, Illinois and Tallahassee, Florida.
Damany graduated from Florida A&M University in Tallahassee in early 2000, where he received a bachelor of science in broadcast journalism with a minor in history.
Damany has received several national broadcast awards, including a Society of Professional Journalists First Place award for his work in a breast cancer documentary entitled "A Battle with Breast Cancer." He also received a second place award for in-depth sports coverage.
Damany is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists, Society of Professional Journalists, and the Florida A&M National Alumni Association.
When Damany is not reporting, he spends his time with his wife of nine years, son and daughter.