Sara Shookman Named Evening Anchor at WKYC

By Kevin Eck 

Cleveland NBC affiliate WKYC has named Sara Shookman anchor of its 6 and 11 p.m. newscasts.

“Sara is a superstar,” said WKYC anchor and managing editor Russ Mitchell. “A fantastic reporter who has effortlessly brought her skills to the desk. I’m proud to now officially call her partner.”

Shookman started working at WKYC in 2012.

“Sara is the anchor of the future,” said news director Brennan Donnellan. “She writes, shoots, edits and engages with our viewers through social media and digital platforms. She’s an excellent communicator during big, breaking stories and we count on her daily to bring a optimistic local perspective to our team.”