David joined the WTAP-TV News team in December 2014, eventually becoming the anchor for WTAP News at 5 & FOX Parkersburg.
Originally from South Florida, David attended West Virginia University, and graduated in 2013 with a Bachelor's Degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Political Science.
While at WVU, David served as Main Anchor on WVU's top-ranked television newscast, WVU News. David also interned in the Washington D.C. Bureau of NBC News. While in Washington, David served as an intern on "The Daily Rundown with Chuck Todd."
David's passion for broadcast journalism can be traced back to Cooper City Elementary School, where he served as an anchor on the morning announcements. His love for news has only grown since then. He's excited to be part of the the WTAP team, and is determined to bring you the news you need to hear, first.
David Carl left WTAP in July 2016 to join KOAT-TV in Albuquerque, New Mexico as a reporter. In 2018, he became the press secretary for the attorney general of New Mexico.