Joe Melillo joined the News 8 team in April of 2015. He comes to WISH-TV from New York state having worked at WIVB in Buffalo and WENY in Elmira. There, where he worked as an assignment desk editor, producer, reporter and anchor and received an Associated Press Award for “Best Interview.”
A native of Stony Brook, New York, Joe grew up in North Carolina and Connecticut. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut.
Joe is excited to discover the Midwestern way of life! Outside of WISH-TV, he enjoys golf, baseball, snowboarding and sampling new local restaurants.