In a new episode of Temple People, veteran reporter and anchor Denise Nakano joins host Alexis Beckett via Zoom. Nakano recently accepted a position as KYW Newsradio FM 103.9’s Midday News Anchor after spending seventeen years with NBC, where she covered some of the region’s biggest stories and received multiple Emmy Awards in addition to the coveted Edward R. Murrow Award.
Speaking with Alexis, Denise describes the trajectory of her career, taking us from her school days through her various positions at different outlets, all the way to where she is now with KYW. Later, Denise shares the most interesting local stories that she has covered while working in Philadelphia.
To watch the full interview, tune in to TUTV on Thursday, July 8 at 2:30 and 10:30 p.m.