Dan Messineo joined CNYCentral as an investigative reporter in September of 2016. Dan comes from KMIZ in Columbia Missouri where he reported on everything from state government to racial protests on the University of Missouri campus. Dan also worked for 2 years in Lincoln, Nebraska as a general assignment reporter for KLKN.
Dan grew up in Nebraska where he went to college at the University of Nebraska. He lived in Los Angeles for more than a year where he worked in the film industry. After L.A., he moved to Fort Collins, Colorado to attend graduate school at Colorado State University. He graduated in 2010 with a master’s degree in journalism and technical communication.
In his spare time, Dan likes to spend time with friends, eat at the great local restaurants in Syracuse and to read while enjoying a cup of coffee.
Dan is excited to meet and tell the stories of central New Yorkers. If you happen to see Dan out, do not hesitate to say hi! If you have any question or story ideas, you can reach Dan firstname.lastname@example.org.