Carla comes to Joplin from Buffalo, NY.
Hayden Herrera joins the sports team after being born, raised and educated in Fayetteville, AR.
Felicia Lawrence was born and raised on the South Side of Chicago. In 2012, she graduated summa cum laude from North Carolina A&T State University and is an active member of the National Association of Black Journalists.
Cealey joins KODE's sports team as the Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter. She is a recent graduate from Florida State University's School of Communication.
Rae Patterson, who was born and raised in Texas, is excited to start her life in Missouri.
As a born and raised Floridian, Jessica is no stranger to weather phenomena. Some of her favorite childhood memories involve sitting on the back porch with her dad watching the outer bands of hurricane and tropical storm clouds roll in off the Gulf of Mexico.
Before coming to Missouri, I was born and raised in Georgetown, Delaware where I attended the University of Delaware and studied Mass Communications and Georgraphy graduating in May 2008
Melanie joined the KSN news team in May of 2012 after graduating from the University of Arizona. She is no stranger to Missouri! Melanie grew up in a suburb of St. Louis, before moving to Houston, and eventually a suburb of Chicago.