Don Shipman


Don Shipman

By (BI) Jay LaPlante

Don Shipman anchors NEWSChannel 2 at 10:00 on the CW11 and NEWSChannel 2 at 11:00. Don also co-anchors the Live at Five Newshour with Kristen Copeland.

Shipman is a native Central New Yorker, he grew up in West Winfield. He attended Herkimer County Community College and Utica College.

Shipman is actively involved as a volunteer with the United Way of the Valley and Greater Utica Area and the Abraham House, a home for the terminally ill. He is also a member of the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association.

He and his husband live in South Utica and love the fact that they live so close to the Adirondacks where they spend many weekends at their family's lake house.

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