(WWLP) - Rich Tettemer currently anchors the weekday morning and nooneditions of 22News. Rich joined WWLP in April of 1988 assports director. Previously, he worked as the weekend sportsanchor/reporter for KODE-TV in Joplin, Missouri, and as a sportseditor for WFLA-TV in Florida.
Rich is a graduate of the University of South Florida inTampa where he earned a Bachelor's degree in Mass Communicationsand Broadcasting.
During his career at 22News, he was voted by the readers ofthe Springfield Advocate and the Valley Advocate as BestSportscaster. Rich has also garnered 13 Associated PressAwards from 1994 through 2006. Additionally, he has served asco-host of the Children's Miracle Network Telethon since 1989.
Rich resides in western Massachusetts with Valerie, his wife,and his three children.