March 20, 2017 06:17 PM
Jennifer Lewke is an award-winning Investigative Reporter who has spent more than a decade exposing government corruption, taxpayer waste and consumer fraud in New York State. Before joining WHEC in March of 2016, she worked in both Syracuse and Albany where she helped to solve thousands of viewer problems, urged lawmakers to strengthen consumer protection laws and helped to put scammers behind bars.
Jennifer was awarded the prestigious National Edward R. Murrow award for her investigation into low-cost bus carriers that continued to operate despite federal shut-down orders. She has also been honored with four Regional Murrow awards, five Associated Press awards, a NYS Emmy and nearly a dozen NYS Broadcasters Association and Syracuse Press Club awards.
When not digging into investigative stories, Jennifer is a go-to reporter for major breaking news. She provided around-the-clock coverage during the Sandy Hook Massacre, the Boston Marathon Bombings and the Dannemora Prison Break.
Jennifer was born and raised just north of Syracuse, in Central Square, N.Y., she now lives in Chili with her husband. She's an avid Volleyball player who loves all things Queen and Star Trek!
Email Jennifer at JLewke@WHEC.com
Updated: March 20, 2017 06:17 PM
Created: March 30, 2016 12:39 PM
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