Jeff Nelson comes from East Hanover, NJ, but is a product of Syracuse University's Newhouse School of Journalism, with a political science minor.
He has been honing his skills at 7News for several years now and has been the recipient of several Syracuse Press Club Awards.
He became news director in August 2020.
Jeff's favorite story with the station so far has been a piece on the New Bremen ice harvest, and invests many hours in feature pieces and court cases.
Currently, Jeff is the drummer for Merit, a band based out of Syracuse.