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.