Broadcast journalist and radio host, WGY 810 & 103.1 in Albany, NY
Kelly Lynch comes to WGY from a 15-year television career, including WKTV in Utica, NY and local NBC affiliate, WNYT Newschannel 13, where she served as Weekend, Noon and Midday anchor and lead reporter for the 11 pm weekday news, as well as producer and host of the station's public affairs program. Her assignments have taken her to Hyde Park to cover President Clinton's historic summit with Russian President Boris Yeltsin, to Washington DC for the Presidential Election and vote recount of 2000, to New York City to cover President George W. Bush. She has also been a regular fixture at the State Capitol in Albany, covering local politics. She has reported from every county in the Capital Region, on everything from breaking news to investigative reports.
She has also interviewed numerous celebrities, including Donald Trump, David Hasselhoff, Sharon Osbourne, Kate Gosselin, Luke Perry, Jenny McCarthy, Christie Brinkley, Jimmy Smits, Bradley Whitford, and Nancy Grace.
Kelly grew up in the Capital Region, graduating from Shenendehowa High School and Siena College. While at Siena, she contributed hourly news updates for the college station 88.3 WVCR. She lives in Albany County with her husband, WNYT Sports Director and FOX Sports Talk 980 morning show host Rodger Wyland, their two kids and a crazy dog.