Congratulations to CBK Media Management client Gretchen Kernbach on jumping 106 markets and joining WJAX (CBS)/WFOX (FOX) in Jacksonville, FL (market #43) as a News Reporter.
Gretchen previously worked at WJHG (NBC) in Panama City, FL (market #149) as an award-winning News Reporter/Weekend Anchor. While at WJHG, Gretchen was named 2020 Best Reporter in a small market by the Florida Association of Broadcast Journalists. She was also awarded a first-place award by the Florida Association of Broadcast Journalists in the category of Best Hard News Series/Franchise. In 2019, Gretchen received a Florida Association of Broadcast Journalists award for her story on homeless students after Hurricane Michael, earning her first place in the Education category. Gretchen has a strong passion for investigative journalism and she turned a number of investigative stories in Panama City that helped create change and get results.
A Virginia native, Gretchen graduated from Virginia Tech with a degree in Multimedia Journalism and a double minor in Creative Writing and Pop Culture. #TeamCBK