Edan Schultz is the 6 and 10 o’clock anchor and managing editor of News 3. He also hosts the Sunday public affairs segment, “Talking Politics.”
Edan has covered the news in Southern Illinois since 1995, as a reporter, producer and anchor.
Some of his most memorable stories include covering the May 8, 2009 wind storm, traveling to Ft. Dix, New Jersey to see National Guard troops from Southern Illinois train for service in Iraq, and visiting the gulf coast in the aftermath of hurricane Katrina.
Edan grew up in Pennsylvania and studied broadcast journalism at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications. He also trained at the Poynter Institute for Media Studies and spent time at TV stations in Philadelphia, Syracuse and Washington, D.C.