On the Move, 8/1/14

By Aneya Fernando 

Jamie Tompkins has been named anchor/reporter at KCPQ in Seattle. Tompkins had previously been in the same position at KOMO in Seattle.

A.J. Lagoe joins KARE in Minneapolis as an investigative reporter. He previously worked at WRIC in Richmond, Virginia.

Allison Miller has been named co-host of We Are Austin! at KEYE in Austin, Texas. She will continue in her role as weekday morning meteorologist at the station.


Rick Boone joins WTTG in Washington, D.C. as a reporter. He previously worked at WBFF in Baltimore. 

Craig Setzer has been promoted to chief meteorologist at WFOR in Miami. He had been executive weather producer and on-air meteorologist there.

Katie Corrado joins WTIC in Hartford, Conn., as a reporter/weekend anchor. She had been in the same position at WSTM in Syracuse.

 Dayvee Sutton has been named sports anchor/reporter at WGCL in Atlanta. Sutton previously worked at WCNC in Charlotte, N.C.

Laura Velasquez joins KDVR in Denver as a meteorologist. She previously worked at WOOD in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Karissa Sanford has been named meteorologist for Weather Nation in Denver. She comes from WMBD in Peoria, Ill.

Nick McGurk joins KIRO in Seattle as a reporter. He previously worked at KUSA in Denver.

Brandon Dunn has been named sports director at WPDE in Myrtle Beach. He held the same position at KTAL in Shreveport, La.

Dave Spahr joins KSEE/KGPE in Fresno as a weekend meteorologist. He comes from KGTV in San Diego.

Scott Bemis has been named weekend sports anchor at KSEE/KGPE in Fresno. He previously worked at KLAS in Las Vegas.

Stephanie Hockridge has been named weekday evening anchor/reporter at KNXV in Phoenix. She had been weekend anchor/reporter there.

Erica Rakow joins WKMG in Orlando as a reporter. She comes from WJXT in Jacksonville, Fla.

Matt Wright has been named reporter at WJW in Cleveland. He had been reporter and fill-in anchor at NBC2 and ABC7 in Fort Myers, Fla.

Cristina Tuso has been named weekend sports anchor at WTOC in Savannah, Georgia. She had been sports reporter/anchor there.

Melinda Davenport joins WISN in Milwaukee as an anchor/reporter. She comes from WMUR in Manchester, New Hampshire.

Priscilla Luong has been named anchor/reporter at WDJT and WMLW in Milwaukee. She had been a reporter at KOKH in Oklahoma City.

Kimberly Bookman joins WHDH in Boston as a reporter. She comes from WCVB in Boston.

Journalists in this post are represented by Rick Carr, Esq. of TVContract.Com

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