Josh McElveen joined the WMUR News Team in October 2008. He is the political director and co-anchors the News 9 At 5:00 with Jean Mackin.
Josh is no stranger to the Granite State. Before coming to WMUR, the Wolfeboro native spent time as a general assignment reporter and weekend anchor for New England Cable News.
Prior to his stint at NECN, Josh spent six years with WWL-TV in New Orleans where he covered one of the largest disasters to ever hit the United States, Hurricane Katrina. His hard work covering the storm helped earn the station a George Foster Peabody Award.
Josh is a former Marine who served in the first Gulf War and considers his service one of his proudest accomplishments.
He is an avid Red Sox fan who enjoys catching a game with his wife and two children.