WAVY Weekend Anchor Kayla Gaskins Joins Sinclair’s DC Bureau

By Kevin Eck 

Sinclair Broadcast Group has named Kayla Gaskins to its Washington DC bureau as National Correspondent.

Gaskins comes from WAVY in Norfolk, Va. where she has worked since 2018 and was, most recently, the station’s weekend anchor.

“Kayla is a critical thinker with a passion for impactful storytelling and she will be a great addition to our team on Capitol Hill,” said Scott Livingston, senior vice president of news for Sinclair.


Before joining WAVY, Gaskins was a morning reporter and primary fill-in anchor for WJHG in Panama City Beach, Fla. She’s also worked as a production assistant for Fox Business Channel.

“I can’t wait to get to Capitol Hill and hit the ground running. I am beyond excited to join Sinclair’s amazing team of national correspondents, producers and photojournalists in the DC bureau,” said Haskins. “This group produces excellent, innovative, quality journalism and I am looking forward to working in one of the most exciting news markets in the country.”