Alexandria Adams - Reporter

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...

Alisha Searl - Anchor / Reporter
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...

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...

Joe Legge - Anchor / Reporter
This Morning News

Joe joined the team on WDEF News 12 This Morning in 2011 after serving as Noon Anchor for 5 years. Before coming to Chattanooga in 2006, he ...

John Mercer - Anchor / Reporter
Weeknights 6, 7 & 11

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

Valeria Sistrunk - Anchor / Reporter
Weekends

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

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 Weather

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

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

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

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

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