On the Move: Feb. 28

By Stephanie Tsoflias Siegel 

Bofta Yimam is now working on Capitol Hill for CBS Newspath as a freelance reporter.

Samantha Manning joins Cox Media Group as a D.C. bureau Washington correspondent from a reporter position at WFTV in Orlando, Fla.

Corrina Sullivan has been appearing on national cable channel Newsmax to anchor news updates.


Seema Iyer has been covering the Harvey Weinstein trial gavel-to-gavel for Court TV. She is a primary anchor for the legal network.

Brianna Ruffalo has been promoted at KABC in Los Angeles, Calif. to morning traffic cnchor. She will continue to anchor the weather on Eyewitness News at 11am.

Janessa Webb adds to her duties as a meteorologist at NBC as she fills in on Weekend Today.

Alanna Quillen goes home to Dallas as a reporter at NBC O&O KXAS from WPTV in West Palm Beach.

Nestor Flecha enters into a new agreement as chief meteorologist at KXTX Telemundo in Dallas.

Sam Smink is now at WHDH in Boston as an investigative reporter. She moves from WPTV in West Palm Beach, Fla.

Chelsea Edwards jumps 81 markets and heads home to Houston to report for FOX O&O KRIV from MMJ-reporter at KWTX in Waco, Texas.

Kim Wynne joins NBC O&O WTVJ in Miami, Fla. as a reporter. She moves from WKRN in Nashville, Tenn. where she was also a reporter.

Laura Haefeli moves across country and joins CBS O&O KOVR in Sacramento, Caif. as a reporter from News 12 Cable network in New York.

Zach Fuentes moves to KXTV in Sacramento, Calif. as an MMJ-reporter from KION in Monterey, Calif.

Matthew Seedorff heads a couple of hundred miles east to KRIV in Houston, Texas as reporter from reporter at WOAI-KABB in San Antonio.

Amanda Gomez heads to KVOA in Tucson, Ariz. as the morning anchor/MMJ from KION in Monterey.

Pattrik Perez is promoted to Sunday evening and digital anchor at KVUE in Austin while continuing his reporting duties.

Emily Burris has been promoted and will be anchoring the new KOIN News AM Extra on its sister CW station in Portland, Oregon. Emily had been weekend evening anchor at KOIN.

Whitney Clark moves up 60+ markets to Phoenix where she anchors weekend evenings for KPHO and KTVK. She comes from Tucso,n where she anchored weekday mornings at KGUN.

Allison Mechanic heads to KATU in Portland, Ore. as a reporter from reporter/MMJ at WTKR in Norfolk.

Daisha Jones jumps 75 markets to be the morning traffic anchor and reporter at KSHB in Kansas City from live desk anchor and reporter at WCTI in New Bern, N.C.

Muriel Bailey is the new Weekend Evening Anchor for WBMA in Birmingham. She was a reporter in Mobile at WPMI.

Nicole Grigg
heads to her hometown of Phoenix as a Rrporter. She moves to KNXV from Scripps sister-station WFTS in Tampa.

Yona Gavino is a freelance reporter at NBC station in Dallas.

Jennifer Lee moves to report for KCPQ in Seattle from WFSB in Hartford where she was a reporter.

Ty Russell renews his contract at CBS O&O WFOR in Miami as a reporter. Daniel McFarland, jumps 45 markets and becomes the new weekend evening meteorologist at KVOA in Tucson, Arizona from WGXA in Macon, Georgia.

Channing Frampton has been named the new evening anchor for ABC affiliate WTXL in Tallahassee. Channing was a weekend morning anchor at WINK in Ft. Myers.

Harri Leigh joins WPMT FOX43 in Harrisburg- Lancaster, Pennsylvania as a reporter. She moves from PBS39 in Bethlehem, PA. where she was a reporter/host.

Natalia Malsenido
joins KLAS in Las Vegas, where she produces Las Vegas Now. She was a producer at KOKH in Oklahoma City.

Tiffany Savona has been hired as a freelance meteorologist at KWY in Philadelphia.

Natalie Swaby renews her contract at KING-TV in Seattle as a Reporter. Greg Dee renews his contract as morning meteorologist at WFTS in Tampa.

Travis Cummings leaves KOTA-KEVN in Rapid City, S.D. to join the team at WRCB in Chattanooga.

Chris Davis heads back to the station where it all started for him, WTVF in Nashville. He started as an intern, then was an assignment editor and a producer there and is now going back as a reporter, leaving KSDK in St. Louis.

Matt Galka enters into a new agreement at FOX O&O KSAZ in Phoenix as a reporter.

Eddie Randle
renews his contract at KUSA in Denver, Colo. as a reporter-MSJ.

Tyler Butler renews his contract at KTUL in Tulsa as an anchor-reporter.

Dan Messineo jumps 63 markets and heads to News13 in Orlando as an MMJ-reporter from WSTM Syracuse, N.Y. as an MMJ-reporter.

Bria Bell renews her contract with WBTV in Charlotte as an MMJ-reporter.

Jacqueline Mazur joins KVAL/KMTR in Eugene as primary anchor from WWL in New Orleans.

Regina Ahn joins KREM in Spokane as an evening anchor from WGBA in Green Bay, Wisc. where she was an anchor/reporter.

Mallory Nicholls enters into a new agreement at News13 in Orlando as the evening meteorologist.

Megan Rupe is promoted to weekday morning anchor at KGPE in Fresno, Calif. from weekend anchor for KGPE-KSEE.

Francesca Washington renews her contract at KRQE as an MMJ-reporter.

Kirsten Swanson enters into a new agreement as a reporter at KSTP in Minneapolis.

Rebecca Schleicher renews her contract as traffic anchor/fill-in anchor and reporter at WTVF in Nashville, Tenn.