Pittsburgh Anchor Briana Smith Jumps to WPVI Philadelphia as Reporter

By Kevin Eck 

KDKA weekend morning anchor Briana Smith is leaving the Pittsburgh CBS owned station to work as a reporter at WPVI in Philadelphia.

She posted the news on social media, saying her last day at KDKA is May 24.

“KDKA & Steel City: I can’t thank you enough for providing me with love, growth & memories these past 2 years!” she said. “I’m ecstatic to announce my journalism journey continues in Philadelphia as the newest reporter for the legendary @6abc!”


Smith joined KDKA in 2021 after starting her career at Spectrum News in Syracuse, N.Y.