Multi-Emmy-award-winning journalist Shelly Slater joined WFAA in 2006. She reports during the day and anchors the 4 PM and 6 PM newscasts. Shelly grew up in Plano, TX, but currently resides in Dallas.

Shelly has taken home multiple Emmy honors for her in-depth reports, "Outstanding Achievement on the Anchor Desk" and for "Breaking News Coverage." She has also won an Edward R. Murrow award for field anchoring.