Weather Team

Charlie Shortino
Chief Meteorologist/The Morning Show

Charlie has been forecasting the weather on television since 1990, and has been NBC15's morning meteorologist since 1994. Charlie became Chief Meteorologist at NBC15 in 2010.

Brian Doogs
Meteorologist

Brian forecasts the weather for southern Wisconsin and can be seen weekday evenings on NBC15 News at 4, 5, 6, 9, and 10.

James Parish
Meteorologist

James joined the NBC15 Weather Authority team in August 2019.

Brendan Johnson
Meteorologist

Brendan Johnson is the Weekend Evening Meteorologist at NBC 15. You'll find his forecasts Saturday & Sunday evenings and throughout the week.

Sports Team

George Balekji
Sports reporter
Mike "Jocko" Jacques
Sports Director/Anchor/Reporter

Mike “Jocko” Jacques is an award-winning and Emmy nominated journalist and has worked in the field for more than 20 years.

Gray DC Bureau

Jacqueline Policastro
Washington Bureau Chief

Jacqueline Policastro created the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in 2014. She’s covered Congress and the White House for more than a decade.

Ted Fioraliso
Senior Reporter/Executive Producer

Ted Fioraliso returned to Washington, D.C. in April 2016 as a senior reporter/executive producer at the Gray Television Washington News Bureau.

Peter Zampa
Multimedia Journalist

Peter Zampa joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in June 2015 as a multimedia journalist.

Alana Austin
Multimedia Journalist

Alana Austin joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau team in August 2017 after spending three years covering national and state politics in Richmond, Virginia at Gray TV's WVIR-TV.

Kyle Midura
Multimedia Journalist

Kyle Midura joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in September 2017 from Gray TV's WCAX-TV.

Timothy Knapp
Supervisor of Videography

Timothy Knapp joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in September 2018 as Studio Manager and Photojournalist. He now serves as Supervisor of Videography.

Jillian Angeline
Multimedia Journalist

Jillian Angeline joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in January 2019 as a multimedia journalist.

Karen Daborowski joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in January 2019 as a producer.

Natalie Grim
Multimedia Journalist

Natalie Grim joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau as a multimedia journalist in June 2019.

Kristin Kasper
Multimedia Journalist

Kristin Kasper joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in July of 2019 as a multimedia journalist.

Tyler S. Smith
Photojournalist/Editor

Tyler Smith joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in July 2019 as a photojournalist/editor.