Photographer/MMJ Joe McGee


Twitter: @JoeInAkron

Birthplace: Upper Darby, Pennsylvania.

Education: Glassboro High School Glassboro, New Jersey, BA from Ashland College in Radio/TV and Marketing Majors

Current Position/Job Duties: Akron Bureau Videographer/Editor/MMJ/Live Truck Operator/Repair Engineer/IT for the Akron Computer Systems.

Previous Work Experience: WAKC-TV 23 Akron Videographer / Multimedia Journalist.

Joined News 5: 1983.

Most Memorable Stories: Jeffery Dahmer, Judy Resnik, the Cleveland Browns vs the Philadelphia Eagles in London England and the Cleveland Indians boating accident.

Role Model(s): My parents.

Favorite Sports Team(s): Philadelphia Eagles.

Favorite Music: Rock Music. My Top two right now:  Akron’s own The Black Keys and Taxidermy Special, my son’s band.

Favorite Movies: The Shawshank Redemption, Monty Python and the Holy Grail and The Sandlot.

Favorite Foods: Hamburgers on the grill.

Family: My wife, Diana. Children: (Triplets) Joseph, Katelyn and Lauryn. Also sons John and Trevor.

You're most likely to see me around town at: Anywhere in Akron.

On the weekends I love to: Spend time with my family.

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