Emmy Award-winning reporter George Spencer joined NBC10 in June of 2013. He joined NBC10 from WFTV in Orlando, Florida, where he was an anchor/reporter since 2008.
Spencer is known for his tough investigative journalism. In his most recent role at WFTV, he received two 2011 Suncoast Emmy awards in the categories of ‘On Camera Talent’ and ‘Politics and Government Series’. In addition, he was awarded ‘Best Investigative Reporting’ in 2012 by the Florida chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists for his investigation into misuse of Florida’s cash assistance program for needy families.
Before joining WFTV, Spencer worked for News 12 in the Bronx/Brooklyn, New York, NY as an anchor/reporter.
Spencer majored in politics at Princeton University and was an editor of the Daily Princetonian. He attended Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and worked as a news assistant at New York 1 News during his studies.
A native of San Antonio, Texas, he now resides in Center City.