Meet The Team

Weather Team

Dan Thomas
Dan Thomas
Meteorologist

Dan Thomas has been a weather fanatic for as long as he can remember. As a small child, in his hometown of North Andover, MA, he loved to stare out the window, watching New England's powerful ocean storms.

Stefano DiPietro

Stefano DiPietro is the weekend evening meteorologist on Saturdays and Sundays.

Melanie Layden
Melanie Layden
Meteorologist

Melanie Layden is the weekend morning meteorologist on WSMV4 Today Saturday and Sunday mornings. Melanie joined WSMV4 in 2014 and was the morning traffic anchor for more than 4 years before moving to the weather team in 2019.

Cody Murphy
Cody Murphy
Meteorologist

Meteorologist Cody Murphy joined WSMV4 in March 2018 and keeps Middle Tennessee weather-aware weekday mornings on WSMV4 Today.

Lisa Spencer
Lisa Spencer
Meteorologist

Lisa Spencer is the chief meteorologist at News4 Nashville.

Sports Team

Chris Harris
Chris Harris
Sports Anchor

Chris is the weekday sports anchor for WSMV4, having joined the team in 2011.

Niki Lattarulo
Niki Lattarulo
Sports Reporter

Niki Lattarulo joined the WSMV 4 team as a Sports Reporter in May 2022 after 2-1/2 years as the Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter at KCEN in Waco, Texas.

Investigative Team

Lindsay Bramson
Lindsay Bramson
Investigative Reporter

Lindsay Bramson is an award-winning investigative reporter who has been chasing stories all over the country for nearly 15 years.

Jeremy Finley
Jeremy Finley
Chief Investigative Reporter

Jeremy Finley is the chief investigative reporter for WSMV4 Investigates. He specializes in investigations into political corruption, criminal activity and waste of taxpayer money.

Caresse Jackman
Caresse Jackman
Investigative Reporter

Caresse Jackman is a Consumer Investigative Reporter at WSMV4 and reports on WSMV4’s Call 4 Action team. Call 4 Action is there to help Tennessean’s find solutions to consumer issues and complaints.

Traffic Team

Lindsey Nance
Lindsey Nance
Traffic Anchor/Reporter

Lindsey Nance is the traffic anchor who joined WSMV4 in June 2018. Born and raised in Nashville, she's helping you get to work on time.

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 15 years.

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.

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.

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 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.

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.