NewsChannel 7 Weekened
Emerson Lehmann joined WSAW/WZAW in June of 2019 as a weekend anchor, reporter and producer for the NewsChannel 7 team. Born and raised in Kewaskum, he is thrilled to be starting his professional news career in his home state of Wisconsin!
Emerson attended Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana, where he earned a dual-degree in telecommunications - news and journalism. He minored in creative writing.
While at Ball State, Emerson worked as a reporter and anchor for NewsLink Indiana, Ball State’s student-run television news program. He served as the news director for 91.3 WCRD FM and was an on-air board operator/producer and fill-in anchor at Indiana Public Radio.
Very passionate about motorsports, Emerson grew up racing snowmobiles, go-karts and Legend cars right here in Wisconsin. He’s an avid IndyCar fan and a self-proclaimed thin-crust pizza connoisseur. Emerson loves spending time with his family and friends, and also enjoys baseball. He is a big fan of the Milwaukee Brewers.
If you see Emerson out and about, make sure to say “Hey!” You can also reach him on his Facebook page - Emerson Lehmann WSAW and on Twitter and Instagram @ELehmannTV.