Congratulations to CBK Media Management client Nickelle Smith on landing a job in a top 30 market. Nickelle is the new Weekend Morning News Anchor/Reporter at WKRN (ABC) in Nashville, TN (Market #27).
Nickelle previously worked three years as a News Reporter/Anchor at WSPA (CBS) in Spartanburg, SC. During her time in the Upstate, Nickelle covered the arrest of a serial killer, wildfires that scored thousands of acres and tornadoes that ravaged communities. Nickelle’s compassion for people earned numerous exclusive stories. Working as a nightside reporter has provided Nickelle with extensive breaking news experience.
Nickelle’s career in TV news began in Augusta, GA where she was a Weekend News Anchor/Reporter for WAGT (NBC) and a reporter for WJBF (ABC). Nickelle covered a wide variety of stories in the Augusta-Aiken (SC) area, including the case of a missing priest from Jacksonville, FL found murdered in Burke County.
Born and raised in Jamaica, Nickelle moved with her family to Orlando, FL when she was ten years old. Nickelle graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in broadcast news. While in college, she spent a summer in New York City interning for CBS News #TeamCBK