Meet The Team

Weather Team

Joe Winters
Joe Winters
Chief Meteorologist

Joe has been a member of the First Alert Storm Team since 1990.

Kaj O'Mara
Kaj O'Mara
Morning Meteorologist

Kaj helps Eastern Iowans start their day with the First Alert Forecast each morning on the KCRG-TV9 Morning News.

Jan Ryherd
Jan Ryherd
Meteorologist

Jan is an Iowa native and has been a member of the First Alert Storm Team since 2020.

Corey Thompson
Corey Thompson
Meteorologist

Corey made his on-air debut as part of the First Alert Storm Team in 2018 but first started working in the Weather Lab more than a decade ago.

Hannah Messier
Hannah Messier
Meteorologist

Hannah, an Iowa State graduate, joined the First Alert Storm Team in December 2021.

Sports Team

Scott Saville
Scott Saville
Sports Director

KCRG-TV9 Sports Director Scott Saville has been with KCRG-TV9 for more than 25 years.

Chelsie Brown
Chelsie Brown
Assistant Sports Director

Chelsie is the Assistant Sports Director and anchors KCRG-TV9's weekend sportscasts and reports during the week.

Jack Lido
Jack Lido
Sports Anchor/Reporter

Jack joined the award-winning KCRG-TV9 Sports Department in August 2021.

John Campbell
John Campbell
Sports Contributor

For more than 40 years, John has been covering sports in Iowa.

Gray DC 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.

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.

Natalie Grim
Natalie Grim
Multimedia Journalist

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

Tyler S. Smith
Tyler S. Smith
Photojournalist/Editor

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

Nicole Neuman
Nicole Neuman
Multimedia Journalist

Nicole Neuman joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in June 2021 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.

Jamie Bittner
Jamie Bittner
Multimedia Journalist

Jamie Bittner joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in December 2021.

Priscilla Huff
Priscilla Huff
Managing Editor

Priscilla Huff is the Managing Editor. She joined the Gray Television Washington Bureau in January 2022 as a producer.

Brendan Cullerton
Brendan Cullerton
Multimedia Journalist

Brendan Cullerton joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in March 2022 as a multimedia journalist after spending four years covering state, local, and federal politics for the CBS affiliate in Milwaukee.

Molly Martinez
Molly Martinez
Multimedia Journalist

Molly Martinez rejoined Gray Television in March 2022 as a multimedia journalist in the Washington News Bureau. She previously covered politics at Gray TV's KFYR-TV in Bismarck, N.D.

Josh Rultenberg
Josh Rultenberg
Multimedia Journalist

Josh Rultenberg joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in July 2022 as a multimedia journalist.

Jon Decker
Jon Decker
White House Correspondent and Senior National Editor

Jon Decker is the White House Correspondent and Senior National Editor for Gray Television and has been a member of the White House Press Corps since 1995.