Devon Patton was born in Philadelphia, PA and raised mostly in Willingboro, New Jersey, He graduated from one of the top communications schools in America, Syracuse University, with a degree in Communications. While studying at Syracuse University he was captain of the track and field team. In 1996, Devon qualified for the U.S. Olympic Trials.
Devon began his news career working behind the scenes as a producer assistant in Philadelphia and as a photojournalist/editor in Bluefield, WV and Charlotte. Devon got his first on-air work in North Carolina and he’s been an anchor/reporter in Shreveport, Lexington, Omaha and New Bern.
Devon also has a bit of an acting career. He has appeared in a major motion picture and had a small role in an episode of the award winning TV series NCIS New Orleans.
In his spare time Devon enjoys listening to jazz, playing the drums and spending time with his family.