NBC News taps Sridhar to serve as Atlanta-based correspondent

NBCUniversal has appointed Priya Sridhar to the post of Atlanta-based correspondent for NBC News and MSNBC. She will begin in January, leaving her post as a political reporter and host of the weekly show “Politically Speaking” at San Diego’s NBC station KNSD-TV Ch. 39. Previously, Sridhar covered general assignments, breaking news and in-depth features around […]

Schwartz swaps Boston Globe for MSNBC

Deanna Schwartz will join MSNBC as an associate platforms producer in Washington, D.C. She will begin in November. Currently, Schwartz is social media editor of Opinion at the Boston Globe, where she joined in May 2021 as an audience engagement co-op. Later, she held the post of digital homepage producer. She worked briefly at Bethesda […]

Josephson becomes exec producer for NBC News Daily

Erika Josephson has joined NBC News Daily with Kate Snow and Zinhle Essamuah as an executive producer. Since September 2017, Josephson has been at MSNBC, where she served as senior producer and fill-in acting executive producer on “Andrea Mitchell Reports.” Before that, she was a line producer at NBCUniversal. From July 2011 to April 2016, […]

Noriega appointed correspondent for NBC/MSNBC

David Noriega will join NBC News and MSNBC as a national correspondent to report across both the networks’ platforms, based in Los Angeles. Recently at Vice News, Noriega covered criminal justice, organized extremism, labor issues and migration across the Americas, North Africa, and Europe. He also hosted and co-directed the award-winning digital series “Border to […]

Omaha CBS station hires Brown as reporter

John Brown has joined CBS station KMTV-TV Ch. 3 in Omaha as a reporter. Recently, he interned at MSNBC. Brown also interned at WMAQ-TV Ch. 5, NBC’s Chicago outlet, and at PBS NewsHour. He also worked as a Phoenix bureau reporter and as a Washington bureau reporter at Cronkite News. He was a production coordinator […]

Monroe swaps MSNBC for BBC News

Kristian Monroe has joined BBC News as an assistant editor and weekend executive producer. Recently she worked at MSNBC for more than five years. Monroe’s recent posts were that of line producer for politics and breaking news program “Deadline: White House.” Before that, she served as a segment producer for “Morning Joe.” She worked as […]

The Messenger hires Mathur-Ashton as breaking news reporter

News startup The Messenger has hired Aneeta Mathur-Ashton as a breaking news reporter, based in Washington, D.C. Recently, Mathur-Ashton was a writing associate producer at MSNBC. She also contributed to Yahoo and was a student reporter at The Washington Post. Mathur-Ashton has degrees from the University of Maryland and American University. Be sure to congratulate […]

MSNBC hires Cabrera as an anchor

Ana Cabrera has joined MSNBC as an anchor. Recently, she was at CNN, where she served as a national correspondent and then as an anchor. Cabrera was a morning anchor at KMGH-TV Ch. 7, an ABC affiliate in Denver. She also worked as an anchor and reporter at KHQ-TV Ch. 6, an NBC station in […]

Ryan joins MSNBC as a contributor

April Ryan, Washington bureau chief and White House correspondent at theGrio, has joined MSNBC as a contributor. In her new role, Ryan will appear across MSNBC programming and share her reporting and analysis from Washington, D.C. Adweek reports: “Ryan, who joined The Grio in 2021, has been the longest-serving Black woman in the White House […]

Hazlett joins MSNBC as director of platforms

MSNBC has tapped Alexandra Hazlett to serve as director of platforms. In her new role, she will manage the team responsible for the distribution of the network’s content on owned and social platforms. Recently, Hazlett freelanced for The Cut, Mashable, NBC News Digital and Chalkbeat. She worked at Mashable for more than six years, holding […]