Jay Korff is a general assignment reporter with ABC7/WJLA-TV & WJLA 24/7.
He came here in 2003, after working at WKRN-TV in Nashville, Tennessee. Before that, he reported for stations in Fort Wayne, Indiana; LaCrosse, Wisconsin; and Helena, Montana.
Jay has received 47 Regional Emmy awards, 22 Regional Edward R. Murrow awards, 4 National Headliner Awards and 3 National Murrows. He's also been honored by the Chesapeake Associated Press Broadcasters Association for his investigative work relating to dysfunction, waste and mismanagement within D.C. government, and he won a 2018 AACR June L. Biedler Prize for Cancer Journalism.
Jay is a native of the Philadelphia area. He graduated from Indiana University with a degree in Telecommunications, while minoring in Political Science.
Jay enjoys a variety of athletic pursuits in his free time. He has competed in the US National Mountain Bike Championships and races locally for The Bike Lane.
You can find Jay on twitter @abc7jay. Feel free to email him story ideas at firstname.lastname@example.org.