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Drew Wilder

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    Drew Wilder is a reporter in NBC4's Northern Virginia Bureau.

    Wilder's experience covering Virginia began in 2015 when he joined WWBT-TV, the NBC affiliate in Richmond. He anchored and covered issues pertaining to local schools and government, including the election of Gov. Ralph Northam. Wilder earned an EMMY Award for his coverage of the "Unite the Right" Rally in Charlottesville.

    A native of Bourbonnais, I.L., Wilder graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a Communications Studies degree.

    Right out of college, he began reporting for WCIA-TV in Champaign-Urbana. He anchored the morning news and hosted a lifestyle show there.

    Wilder's tenure with NBC4 began in January 2019 after brief stops at WJLA-TV and WNBC-TV.

    An avid runner, soccer player and music fan, Wilder lives in Arlington.