Scot Haney joined WFSB in November 1998. He has a bachelor's degree from St. John's University, a master's degree from Syracuse University and a degree in meteorology from Stony Brook University. Before joining WFSB, Mr. Haney got his first on-air job in Topeka, KN as a weekend meteorologist and weekday general assignment reporter. He loves to help his community and the people around him. My Sisters' Place honored him with their Advocate Award in 2007 for, "his extraordinary effort in bringing attention to important causes through hundreds of personal appearances each year." In 2003, Mr. Haney received the American Red Cross Service Award. The Hartford Advocate has honored him as the Best News Personality in Connecticut for eight consecutive years.