Christine Maddela

Christine Maddela

Investigative Reporter / Anchor / Reporter

Breaking News


Special Reports



2020 – Present
Freelance Correspondent/Producer
Storyville Road Prods, Las Vegas, NV

2015 – 2020
KVVU-TV, Las Vegas, NV

2011 – 2015
WCAU-TV, Philadelphia, PA

2006 – 2011
WKRN-TV, Nashville, TN

2004 – 2006
KDBC-TV, El Paso, TX

2003 – 2004
Washington Correspondent
KOMU-TV, Columbia, MO

Production Assistant
World News Tonight with Peter Jennings
ABC News, Washington, DC

2002 – 2003
KOMU-TV, Columbia, MO

2001 – 2002
KMIZ-TV, Columbia, MO


2007 – 2009
TV News Instructor
CSB School of Broadcasting, Nashville, TN


University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
BA – Journalism
Double minor in Spanish & Political Science
Fluent in Spanish


2020 Emmy Award – Best News Writer
2019 Emmy Award – Best News Anchor
2019 Emmy Award – Journalistic Enterprise
“1 October Storytellers”
2019 Emmy Arts/Entertainment Series “Diversity & Dance” 2019 Emmy Award – Sports “Hope & Hockey”
2019 Murrow Regional Award – Outstanding News Series
2018 Murrow Regional Award Winner “The 31”
2017 Emmy Award, “Journalistic Enterprise”
2017 Emmy Award, “Investigative Report”
2017 Emmy Award, “Documentary”
2017 Emmy Award, “Journalistic Enterprise”
2017 Murrow Regional Award Winner “The Border”
2017 VEGASINC. “40 Under 40” Honoree
2017 Winner of three NPPA Awards
2016 Emmy Award, “Journalistic Enterprise”
2016 Emmy Award, “Documentary”
2016 Emmy Award, “Writing”
2016 Emmy Award, “Team Coverage”
2015 Emmy Award, “Historic/Cultural Event/Story”
2011 Murrow Regional Award, “Nashville Flood”
2010 “Toast of Music City” Award:
Best Local TV Anchor/Reporter
2010 Tennessee AP Broadcasters Award:
“Best Public Affairs”
2010 Named Allstate Ins “Hometown Hero”
Nashville Flood Coverage
2009 Nashville Scene Magazine “Best of Nashville” Award, “Best Media Twitter Feed”
Named Broadcasting & Cable “10 of the local TV world’s most active-and influential-Twitter users”
Speaker, NABJ Nashville Chapter –
“Traditional Media vs. Social Media”
Speaker, NAHJ Convention – “Social Media: From Novelty to Fact of Life” & “The Interactive News Anchor”
2009 Emmy Award Nominee, Public Affairs, “Appalachia”
2008 Emmy Award Nominee, Hard News, “The Border”
2008 TN AP “Best TV News Anchor”
2008 TN AP Broadcasters Award,
Best Hard News Story, “The Border”
TX AP Broadcasters Award, Best Feature Reporting,
“Inside the Minutemen”
NM AP Broadcasters Award, Best Feature Reporting, “Inside the Minutemen”
Board of Governors member, National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Pacific Southwest Region
Board member, The Embracing Project nonprofit organization to help and heal child victims of sex trafficking