Emmy-winning reporter Katy Zachry joined NBC10 in June of 2011. Prior to NBC10, Zachry worked at WTXF in Philadelphia from 2010 to 2011. From 2006 to 2010 she was with WFSB-TV in Hartford, Connecticut as a reporter/anchor. In 2012 she received a Mid-Atlantic Emmy for her role in the coverage of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.
Zachry’s career in journalism started at KBIM in Roswell, New Mexico, where she reported and anchored from 2002 to 2003. From 2004 to 2005, she was with KRQE-TV in Albuquerque, New Mexico, as a reporter/anchor. It was during her time in Albuquerque that she covered the triple murder on newsman Sam Donaldson's ranch.
As a student Zachry interned at WHYY in Philadelphia, WHTM in Harrisburg, and SKY News in London, England, where she lived for a semester abroad.
Zachry, a native of Bucks County, attended Council Rock High School and is a graduate of Bucknell University. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, playing soccer, volunteering in the community, and exploring Philadelphia's restaurant scene. She lives in Center City with her husband.