ShopTalk New Orleans Reporter Became New Dad This Weekend By Stephanie Tsoflias Siegel on Mar. 25, 2019 - 12:39 PM WDSU reporter Travers Mackel became a dad this weekend. The New Orleans reporter and his wife, Meg Gatto, welcome a baby girl on Sunday. Her full name is Finley Elizabeth Mackel and she weighs 7 lbs., 5 oz. Advertisement Mom and baby are doing great.