Orlando Toatley joined the WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News team in October 2017 as a photojournalist.
Orlando is from St. Louis and graduated from Southern Illinois University Carbondale where he majored in radio and television.
He has previously worked at WSIL-TV in Carbondale, beginning as a summer intern and later being hired as an associate producer and photographer.
While a student, Orlando also worked as a sports anchor and reporter for River Region Evening Edition at SIU Carbondale.
When he’s not on the job, Orlando loves watching and reading about sports and going to the gym.