WBTV Reporter Joins Facebook Watch; NBC Hires Meteorologist From Cleveland

By Stephanie Tsoflias Siegel 

A roundup of several recent moves:

Janessa Webb moves to NBC News in New York City as a meteorologist, from her meteorologist role at WEWS in Cleveland.

Sasha Jones joins the Investigative Team at WTVJ, the NBC O & O in Miami, as a Consumer Investigative Reporter from WMC in Memphis, where she was an Investigative Reporter.


Kerry Charles is the new weekend anchor at WAGA-TV, the Fox O & O, in Atlanta. He previously was a morning anchor at WGHP in High Point, North Carolina.

Denise Isaac moves to the NBC O & O in Boston as a Meteorologist from WXYZ in Detroit, where she was the Weekend Morning Meteorologist.

Sarah Blake Morgan moves to National Correspondent for Facebook Watch from MMJ at WBTV in Charlotte.

Ashley Kirklen jumps up 85 markets to WLWT in Cincinnati as Anchor/Reporter from WGXA in Macon, Ga. where she served as an Anchor/Reporter.

Madison Carter makes a 130 market jump to WKBW in Buffalo as an Anchor/Reporter. She leaves WVIR in Charlottesville, Va., where she was a Reporter.

Tracy Clemons is the new Morning Anchor at WGHP in High Point, N.C. He moves there from Houston where he recently worked for the Houston School District.

Angelina Armendariz joins Univision 23 in Dallas as an MMJ from Telemundo 40 in McAllen.

Chris Holmstrom to KCBS-KCAL in Los Angeles as Freelance Reporter from weekend Anchor/Reporter at KION in Portland, Ore.

Alex Lehnert is now a Meteorologist/Reporter at KMSP, the Fox O & O, in Minneapolis. Alex moves from KMPH in Fresno where she was a Weekend Meteorologist/Reporter.

Jim Spiewak joins KUTV in Salt Lake City as an early evening Anchor and Investigative Reporter. He moves from WHBQ as a midday Anchor and Investigative Reporter.

Nicole Comstock has joined KCBS-KCAL, Los Angeles as a freelance reporter from KTXL in Sacramento.

Wes Callison is the new Chief Meteorologist at Spectrum in Louisville. He moves from KOLD in Tucson where he was the Morning Meteorologist.

Vicki Graf returns to her hometown of Boston to WFXT as a Meteorologist. She moves there from WSOC in Charlotte, where she was a Weekend Morning Meteorologist.

Zak Dahlheimer makes a 121 market jump to Reporter at WNCN in Raleigh. He leaves KESQ in Palm Springs where he was the Weekend Anchor.

Taylor Kinzler is the new Co-Host of CT Live at WVIT-TV, the NBC O & O, in Hartford. Taylor moves from Anchor/Reporter at WABI in Bangor, Maine.

Ana Rivera joins WTVD in Raleigh as a morning Reporter from MMJ at KHAS in Louisville.

Yona Gavino signs a new agreement as reporter at KTVT, the CBS O&O in Dallas.

Seema Iyer moves to WSYX in Columbus, Ohio where she is an anchor/reporter. Seema is a practicing attorney, and moves from New York City.

Alexa Liako moves up 56 markets to MMJ at WAGA in Atlanta from MMJ at KGUN in Tucson.

Michael Estime signs a new contract as meteorologist at WKYC in Cleveland.

Andrew Kinsey was promoted to the Main Anchor job at WTOL. He moves to the spot from the Morning Anchor position.

Vivian Kwarm is the Evening Anchor at WHOI in Peoria, IL. She left Oak Hill, W.Va. where she was the Morning Anchor at WOAY.

Lara Greenberg moves to Reporter at WOFL in Orlando from WHP in Harrisburg, Pa. where she was an Anchor/Reporter.

Meagan O’Halloran renews her contract as a morning anchor/investigative reporter at KDVR in Denver.

Lindsay Tuman jumps 64 markets to reporter at WGHP in High Point, N.C. from anchor/reporter at WRDW in Augusta, GA.

Mike Manzoni moved to NBC10 Boston, the NBC O & O, as a freelance reporter. He was previously a reporter at WFTV in Orlando.

Paul Cicchini signs as primary anchor at WCIA in Champaign, Ill. from anchor at WMBD in Peoria, Ill.

Michal Higdon is promoted to weekday morning Alert Desk Anchor/fill-in News Anchor from weekend morning Anchor/weekday MMJ at WCSC in Charleston, S.C.

Breana Pitts renewed her current agreement with WBZ in Boston as the morning traffic anchor and reporter.

Natasha Geigel renews her agreement at KRIV in Houston as a Reporter.

Nicole Grigg signs a new agreement as MMJ at WFTS in Tampa.

Craig Thomas renewed his contract as anchor/investigative reporter at KOLD in Tucson.

Andrew Capasso renews at KOLD as a morning anchor.

Greg Fundberburg enters into a new agreement as the morning/noon anchor at WTVC in Chattanooga.

Janice Yu renews as the nighstide reporter/alert desk anchor at KOLD in Tucson.