Jake Garcia anchors Newschannel 6 This Morning alongside Ava Van Valen Monday through Friday from 5 to 7 each morning.
He joined Newschannel 6 in May of 2017. He comes to KAUZ with a collective 7 years of news experience.
He was born and raised in Amarillo, Texas, and became inspired to become a journalist as a young boy by watching legends like Peter Jennings and Katie Couric.
He is a graduate of Amarillo High School and studied Mass Communications with an emphasis in Broadcast at West Texas A&M University.
In his free time, Jake enjoys the outdoors. He also enjoys watching his favorite shows, Grey’s Anatomy and Madam Secretary.
Jake looks forward to telling the stories that matter in Texoma.
You can connect with Jake or send him a story idea at firstname.lastname@example.org