CNN Newsource Hires KRON Reporter; Reporter Makes 110 Market Jump

By Stephanie Tsoflias Siegel 

Camila Bernal joins CNN Newsource as a bilingual national correspondent. This is a new role at the network. Camila will be delivering live English and Spanish language reports and digital content for CNN affiliates and will be based in Washington, D.C. Camila makes the move from KRON in San Francisco.

Chris Holmstrom is joining the team at KCBS-KCAL in Los Angeles as a Freelance Reporter. He is leaving KOIN in Portland, where he was the Weekend Evening Anchor/Reporter.

Michelle Kingston jumps 56 markets to join KRON in San Francisco as a Reporter/MMJ from a Reporter at WINK in Fort Myers.


Kerry Kavanaugh has been promoted to the 4pm anchor at WFTX in her hometown of Boston from a Weekend Anchor. She will also continue her duties as an Investigative Reporter.

Brittany Jeffers joins KPRC in Houston as a Reporter from KTVT Dallas where she was Reporter/Fill-in Anchor.

Amy Yensi joins NY1 in New York City as a Reporter/MMJ from reporter at WJZ in Baltimore.

Spencer Blake joins KPHO in Phoenix as Weekend Anchor from Reporter/MMJ at KRON in San Francisco.

Meteorologist Rick Mitchell has been promoted to Chief Meteorologist at the NBC O&O KXAS in Dallas. Rick joined the station in 2012 and previously served as the Chief Meteorologist at KOCO in Oklahoma City.

Chris Lovingood joins WTAE in Pittsburgh as a Weekend Morning Anchor. He jumps 32 markets from WBBH Fort Myers where he was a Reporter/Fill-in Anchor.

Trent Kelly jumps 40 markets and moves across the Sunshine State to WPLG in Miami as a Reporter from WBBH-Fort Myers where he was an Anchor/Reporter.

Mike Cugno is the new full time Weekend Sports Anchor at WFOR, the CBS O&O in Miami. This is a promotion from his part-time position at the station.

Erin Jones joins the CBS O&O in Dallas as a Freelance Reporter from MMJ/Reporter at KVUE in Austin.

Heather Gustafson jumps 110 markets to WOFL Orlando as a Reporter/Fill-in Anchor from KIII in Corpus Christi where she was a Reporter.

Brandi Cummings joins KCRA in Sacramento as a reporter from WAVY in Norfolk where she was an Anchor/Reporter.

Felicia Bolton joins WNCN in Raleigh as a Morning Anchor and Investigative Reporter from Morning Anchor at WMC in Memphis.

CB Cotton jumps 73 markets as she heads to WKRN in Nashville from WITN in Greenville as an MMJ.

Kathleen Serie makes a big jump as she heads to Nashville as an MMJ at WKRN from MMJ at KWTX in Waco.

Katie Boer has been promoted to an Early Morning Meteorologist at KCPQ in Seattle from a Reporter/Meteorologist.

Velena Jones makes a big move to KOIN in Portland as a Reporter. Previously, Velena was a Reporter with WISC in Madison, WI.

Matthew Seedorff has been promoted to Reporter from MMJ at WOAI-KABB in San Antonio.

Nia Hamm joins WTIC in Hartford as a Freelance Reporter from WNYT in Albany where she was a Reporter.

Brittany Begley makes the move to Traffic Anchor at KXTV in Sacramento from WBNS in Columbus, Ohio as a Traffic Anchor.

Chelsea Koerbler moves up 58 markets as MMJ at WPMT in Harrisburg, PA from MMJ at WEVV in Evansville, IN.

Sarah Acosta heads home to Texas to KSAT in San Antonio as a Reporter, leaving KTXL in Sacramento as a Reporter.

Japhanie Gray jumps 151 markets from KAIT in Jonesboro to KSAT in San Antonio as a Reporter.

Sasha Loftis joins KLAS in Las Vegas as a Weekend Anchor/Reporter from Morning Anchor at KGUN in Tucson.

Eric Garlick joins KOCO as a Weekend Meteorologist from WFIE in Evansville where he was a Weekend Meteorologist.

Paul Mueller joins WPEC in West Palm Beach as a Weekend Evening Anchor/Reporter from WFLA in Tampa where he anchored weekend mornings.

Claire Crouch has been promoted to weekday morning anchor at WLEX in Lexington from weekend morning anchor.