Gabe Ross

Wilmington, NC
Gabe Ross

Gabe Ross has been with WECT since 2015. Working behind the scenes as the News Operations Manager, he later joined the First Alert Weather Team in 2016.

Gabe is a second-generation broadcaster and former Ohio Valley NATAS board member who has reporting, hosting, forecasting, directing, producing and other production credits to his name in east-central and southeastern Ohio. Prior to Wilmington, Gabe made a stop at his alma mater, Ohio University, where he worked with students pursuing careers in broadcast journalism, meteorology and sports at the PBS/NPR affiliate.

Outside of work, you’ll find Gabe working on any number of side projects including freelance production, announcing pro-wrestling shows, and hosting special events, as he continues to chase his dream job of hosting a Game Show. He also likes to spend his off time around town with friends enjoying things like the great outdoors, wine tastings, and the exceptional cuisine the area has to offer.

You can contact Gabe via email at Or connect with him on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

  • Ohio University, Bachelor of Science in Video Production; Corollary in Journalism & Film
  • Awards
  • 2010 Ohio AP Award: "Citizens Dealing with Aftermath of Tornado" -- Breaking News (TV II)
  • 2010 Ohio Valley Regional Emmy Award: "Spaced Out: A Cosmic Scene" -- Best Educational Series
  • 2018 RTDNAC Award: "Come on Down! "The Price is Right Live! comes to Wilmington" --First Place, Entertainment (TV II)