Alexandria Adams - Anchor/Reporter
Mornings

Alexandria Adams joined the News 12 team as a reporter in October of 2015. However, she is no stranger to the station. She interned with New...

Ashley Henderson - Multimedia Journalist
Weekdays

Ashley is a lifetime Chattanooga area resident, and a 1987 graduate from UTC, with a BA in communications. While there, he was commissioned ...

Amy Noguchi - Anchor/Reporter
Weekends

Amy Noguchi was born in Tucson and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. She received her undergraduate degree from the Walter Cronkite School at Ariz...

Alisha Searl - Anchor/Reporter
Mornings & Noon

Alisha Searl serves as our noon anchor and reporter. Starting at WDEF in June, 2011, she is no stranger to Tennessee. Her love for storytell...

Brian Didlake - Producer/Multimedia Journalist
Weeknights

Brian Didlake joined the WDEF news team as the night side Digital Content Producer in August 2016 straight out of college. He has earned an ...

Emily Cassulo - Anchor/Reporter
Weekends

Emily Cassulo is happy to join the WDEF news team.

She comes from News 12’s sister station in Columbus, Mississippi, where she worked a...

Jacob Henson - Producer
Prime News at 7

Jacob Henson started his career at WDEF as the weekend director and production tech. His love for creative storytelling eventually landed hi...

John Mercer - Anchor
Weeknights

John is a graduate of Washington State University. He started his broadcasting career in Yakima, Washington as an intern with an ABC affilia...

Robyn Estabrook - Reporter
Weekdays

Robyn Estabrook joined the WDEF news team as a reporter in January 2017.

She previously reported at stations in South Dakota and Vermont....

Valeria Sistrunk - Reporter
Weeknights

Valeria Sistrunk joined the WDEF news team as the night side reporter in August 2015 after spending a little more than a year as a reporter ...

Bill Mitchell - Reporter
Weekdays

Bill Mitchell joined the station in 1997. Bill came to News 12 from KDBC-TV in El Paso, Texas where he was News Director and main anchor for...

Chip Chapman - Meteorologist
Morning & Noon

Chip has been either in front of a camera or behind a microphone for well over 30 years here in the Tennessee Valley. He anchored mornings a...

Christina Reuille - Meteorologist
Weekend

Christina Reuille joined News 12 in December of 2015 after graduating from Penn State University with a bachelor of science degree in Meteor...

Patrick Core - Chief Meteorologist
Weeknights

Chief Meteorologist Patrick Core loves living in the Tennessee Valley. Originally from Folsom, Louisiana, this husband and father of three e...

Jamal Williams - Sports Anchor
Weekends

Jamal Williams joined WDEF-TV in Chattanooga, TN in January 2015 as the weekend sports anchor/reporter after working as a multi-media journa...

Rick Nyman - Sports Director
Weeknights

Rick Nyman grew up in Anniston, Alabama and attended the University of Alabama.

His television career started at WJSU-TV in Anniston wher...