KESQ News Channel 3 Morning News Anchor
You can watch Jeff every weekday morning on News Channel 3 in the Morning and News Channel 3 at Noon. He has been an anchor and reporter with KESQ-TV since June, 2000.
Here in the desert, he's covered everything from earthquakes, bears on the loose, power outages and flooding, to our seasonal wildfires and occasional sand storms. He also reported the deaths and funeral services of President Gerald R. Ford and Bob Hope.
Jeff is originally from Camarillo, California. He graduated from the University of Southern California in 1991. Since then, his adventures in journalism have taken him across the nation. He's worked in television news in Pocatello, Idaho and Green Bay, Wisconsin. He covered the devastating Northridge Earthquake in 1994 while working in Santa Barbara, and the escape of African Lions that terrorized an Idaho town in 1996. He also reported on tornadoes and blizzards in Wisconsin. He covered the Green Bay Packers' 1997 and 1998 Super Bowl Championship seasons.
Jeff and his wife, Marian, are proud parents of a baby boy. They also like to stay active in a number of community programs including reading to kids, helping with the annual Tour de Palm Springs bike ride and Animal Samaritans S.P.C.A.
In his spare time, Jeff and family like to take in all the desert has to offer. That includes hiking the desert's many hillside trails, golfing, shopping and playing with baby and their two cats.