Scott Saxton joined WECT as News Director in September 2009.
He was most recently the News Director at WSAZ NewsChannel 3 in Charleston/Huntington, WVa., where he worked his way up from a reporter position to running the news department. Scott joined WSAZ in 1998. While in West Virginia, Scott served on the West Virginia Associated Press Board of Directors as President. He was also active in the community, serving as an elected member of the Kanawha-Charleston Humane Association.
Prior to his time in West Virginia, Scott worked for WXVT-TV 15 in Greenville, Mississippi as an anchor/reporter.
Scott is married with two daughters.