On the Move: Jan. 30

By Stephanie Tsoflias Siegel 

Lindsey Reiser becomes an anchor at MSNBC. She will also have correspondent duties. She leaves Phoenix and KPHO where she has been the weekend anchor.

Femi Redwood moves to New York City to be an anchor and correspondent at VICE Networks.  She previously was a weekend anchor and reporter at WNEM in Flint, Mich.

Tony Cabrera is moving to KABC in Los Angeles as reporter.  He leaves KFSN in Fresno, Calif. where he was an anchor.


Blake Hanson is promoted to weekend anchor KDFW Dallas, Texas.  Previously he was a reporter for the station.

Tia Ewing is promoted to co-host of Later with Leon at WFLD in Chicago. She will also continue her duties as nightside reporter.

William Joy jumps to a top five market as a reporter for WFAA in Dallas, Texas.  For the last two years, he has been a reporter at KMBC in Kansas City.

Jobina Fortson is promoted to the breaking news and traffic anchor at KGO in San Francisco, Calif.  She has been a freelance reporter at the station for the last year.

Julian Glover joins KGO in San Francisco, Calif. as South Bay reporter and fill-in anchor.  He leaves WOIO in Cleveland, Ohio where he was morning anchor.

Brie Jackson joins Hearst as a Washington D.C. bureau correspondent.  She leaves the Nexstar Washington D.C. bureau where she was a White House Correspondent.

MaryAnn Martinez joins KPRC in Houston, Texas as a freelance reporter. Previously, she was a reporter at KTVT in Dallas, Texas.

Christine Sperow moves farther south to her hometown of Atlanta and becomes the new 11pm anchor at WAGA. She leaves WBTV in Charlotte, N.C. where she has been the morning anchor for more than ten years.

Maura Sirianni makes the jump to a top 10 market as she joins WXIA in Atlanta as an MMJ and reporter. She leaves WKRN in Nashville, Tenn. where she has been an MMJ.

Andrew Keesee drives up the road, making a 41-market jump to WTVT in Tampa as a sports reporter and anchor. Previously, he was sports director at WINK in Ft. Myers, Fla.

Matthew Smith joins KIRO in Seattle as morning breaking news anchor and reporter. He leaves WXYZ in Detroit where, for the last three years, he was an MMJ, reporter and fill-in anchor.

John Dabkovich returns to his home state of California and joins KOVR-KMAX in Sacramento as morning anchor. Previously, he was morning anchor for KXAN in Austin, Texas.

Hayley Crombleholme jumps 81 markets to join KUTV in Salt Lake City, Utah as a general assignment reporter. Previously, she was a news and sports anchor and reporter at WWLP Springfield, Mass.

Todd Wilson is turning in his winter boots for flip flops as he moves to WPTV in West Palm Beach, Fla as nightside reporter. For the last seven years, Todd has been a reporter at KSTP in Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.

Larry Seward joins WCPO in his hometown, Cincinnati as senior reporter. Prior to this Larry reported for KHOU in Houston, Texas.

Latoya Silmon signs a new agreement with KSNV in Las Vegas, NV as early evening anchor.

Kate Siefert makes a huge step up becoming the 12:30 and 5pm news anchor at WMMT, a 112-market jump. Previously, she was a news and sports anchor and reporter at WTOV in Steubenville, Ohio.

Colette Stinger returns to Flint, Mich. and the anchor chair at WNEM. Colette will be anchoring their morning newscasts.