Matthew McClellan

Matthew McClellan

Anchor & reporter

Matthew McClellan is a weekend morning anchor for FOX 13, reporting live for Good Day Tampa Bay during the week. 

McClellan moved to Tampa in 2019 after spending two years in Indianapolis. There, he served as weekend evening anchor for WRTV-TV while reporting weekdays from the field. 

Previously he was at WRIC-TV in Richmond, Virginia, where he was a reporter and fill-in anchor, developing high-impact reports for broadcast and online. McClellan reported from the widespread destruction of Hurricane Matthew and extensively covered the 2016 presidential election, including the selection of former Richmond mayor Tim Kaine as vice presidential nominee. 

Prior to WRIC, McClellan was a weekend evening anchor for WTVY-TV in Dothan, Alabama.    

In 2014, McClellan won a Florida Associated Press Award for his reports on the deaths of dozens of boys at Florida’s Dozier reform school.

McClellan earned a Bachelor of Science in broadcasting from Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina. He enjoys running, live music, and cooking. You can reach him at, as well as on InstagramTwitter, and Facebook.

The latest from Matthew McClellan


Job cuts coming to Hillsborough public schools, superintendent says

While it has not been announced publicly which of the 250 Hillsborough County public schools are about to see the impacts of job cuts, the district's superintendent announced late Wednesday that some temporary teachers will lose their jobs, with some permanent teachers getting reassigned.


Students ditch carpool for sidewalks on 'Walk and Bike to School Day'

Personal fitness will be the focus Wednesday as countless students around the world participate in "International Walk and Bike to School Day," including those across Hillsborough County. However, the annual event will be noticeably different from years past, with no gatherings planned.