Sean Streaty is a Co-Anchor of WAND News at 5, 6 and 10.

A Decatur native, Sean graduated from St. Teresa High School and received his degree  in Radio and Television from Southern Illinois University - Carbondale.

After graduating from college, Sean joined WSOY Radio (Decatur) as a reporter. He was appointed WSOY News Director in 1992. In 1994, Sean joined WAND as a reporter and eventually became weekend Anchor. In 1996, he was named as the evening news Anchor.

Sean serves on the Decatur Boys and Girls Club. He has served on the Catholic Charities Board, United Way Allocation Committee, Macon County Conservation Board, American Heart Association, and is a frequent Master of Ceremonies of community events. Sean has also been named among Reader's Choice Award top winners for Best Local TV Personality. He is also an AP award winner for best newscast in a medium market for tornado coverage.

 Sean contributes to the news with story writing, reporting, and ideas from the community. He also featured more than 250 locally owned businesses in his featured Business Watch.

He and his wife Amy have two children, Brandon and Ashley. Grandson Princeton and a Ragdoll Cat named Max. 

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