NBC15 Investigates

Tajma Hall
Tajma Hall
Weekend Anchor/Reporter

Tajma anchors the weekend evening newscasts at NBC15 and reports weekdays.

Elise Romas
Elise Romas
Reporter/Multi-Media Journalist

Elise lives in Madison, raised in Milwaukee and attended school at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Elizabeth Wadas
Elizabeth Wadas
Evening News Anchor/Reporter

Elizabeth is the lead reporter for NBC15 Investigates, and she also anchors the 9pm newscast on weekdays.

Weather Team

Charlie Shortino
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
Brian Doogs
First Alert Meteorologist

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

Brendan Johnson
Brendan Johnson
First Alert Meteorologist

Brendan Johnson is the Weekend Evening Meteorologist at NBC15. You'll find his forecasts Saturday & Sunday evenings and throughout the week.

Sports Team

Mike "Jocko" Jacques
Mike "Jocko" Jacques
NBC15 Sports Director

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

Leah Doherty
Leah Doherty
Sports Anchor/Report

Leah Doherty is a sports anchor/reporter for NBC15 Sports weekend evening newscasts

Gray DC Bureau

Jacqueline Policastro
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
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
Peter Zampa
Multimedia Journalist

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

Alana Austin
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
Kyle Midura
Multimedia Journalist

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

Timothy Knapp
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.

Karen Daborowski

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

Natalie Grim
Natalie Grim
Multimedia Journalist

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

Kristin Kasper
Kristin Kasper
Multimedia Journalist

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

David Ade
David Ade
Multimedia Journalist

David Ade returned to the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in July 2021 as a multimedia journalist. He previously worked at the Bureau from 2017-2019.

Nicole Neuman
Nicole Neuman
Multimedia Journalist

Nicole Neuman joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in June 2021 as a multimedia journalist.

Tyler S. Smith
Tyler S. Smith
Photojournalist/Editor

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