Katherine A. McCall
September 3, 1975
|KRIV Newscaster 2014 to 2016|
Katherine A. "Katie" McCall (born September 3, 1975), known professionally as Katie McCall, is an American television journalist.
Early life and education
McCall grew up in Glenview, Illinois and graduated from Glenbrook South High School. She is the Co-Anchor of 10 News Nightside, the weeknight 11pm newscast, at the Tegna-owned CBS Affiliate in Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida. She earned a bachelor of arts degree cum laude from Vanderbilt University in English and Spanish in 1997 and is fluent in Spanish. Template:Cite web url=http://www.wtsp.com/about-us/team-bios/katie-mccall/432186225
McCall began her career as an associate producer and field producer for WSMV-TV in Nashville, Tennessee, where she worked from 1997 until 1998. From 1998 until 2000, she worked for KGUN-TV in Tucson, Arizona as a general assignment reporter, medical reporter and morning anchor. From 2000 until 2006, McCall worked as a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor at KHWB in Houston.
McCall joined WBBM-TV in Chicago in July 2006 as a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor. McCall was one of a group of employees laid off from WBBM on March 31, 2008.
McCall has been honored with two Associated Press Awards and was named "Best Local T.V. Reporter" by The Houston Press in 2004.
In April 2016, McCall joined WFTS-TV in Tampa as a temporary anchor, hired to fill-in for an anchor on medical leave Template:Cite web url=http://mikemcguff.blogspot.com/2016/05/katie-mccall-anchor-abc-action-news-tampa-wfts.html
In March 2017, McCall was hired to co-anchor the weeknight 11pm newscast "10 News Nightside," at WTSP, in Tampa/St. Petersburg, FL. Template:Cite web url=http://www.wtsp.com/about-us/team-bios/katie-mccall/432186225 Template:Cite web url=https://www.facebook.com/mcguff713/photos/a.174155595962227.39800.104566599587794/1449732851737822/?type=3&theater
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