Kimberly Gill anchors KDKA TV News at Noon and 4 with Stacy Smith. She also hosts Your Pittsburgh, a show highlighting what’s new and positive in the Pittsburgh area.
Before joining KDKA, Kimberly worked as a news anchor at television stations in Ohio and South Carolina.
She has received recognition throughout her career for both her work in front of the camera and for her work in the community. She was recognized by The Ohio Broadcaster’s hall of Fame as its Personality of the Year for 2009. She was also nominated for an Emmy for her work as a host for several KDKA –TV produced programs including The Children’s Hospital Free Care Fund telethon and Highmark First Night.
She was one of Pittsburgh’s 50 Finest in 2012. She’s part of the New Pittsburgh Courier’s Fab 40 under 40. And she’s also a graduate of Leadership Pittsburgh.
Before becoming a news anchor, Kimberly paid her way through college by working two jobs. She fueled private and commercial airplanes for Eagle Aviation and she drove18-wheelers for FedEx. Even today, she keeps her Class A commercial driver’s license current – just in case her TV career doesn’t work out.
Kimberly was born in Newberry, South Carolina. She holds a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism from The University of South Carolina and an MBA from Ashland University in Ashland, OH.
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A little more than a year after three kidnapped women were rescued from a Cleveland home, one of them is revealing details of the horrific ordeal in a new book.
The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh confirmed that an EF1-Twister touched down yesterday in Mercer County.
A four-month-old child was critically injured when a firework landed on her over the Fourth of July weekend.
The city’s first two-way bicycle lanes will be built in Schenley Park, Greenfield and downtown on Penn Avenue, with construction scheduled to begin next month.
A huge Hollywood star is back home in Pittsburgh.
A Facebook petition aimed at getting a local man with Down syndrome inducted into the North Hills Sports Hall of Fame has fallen short.
The Mario Lemieux Foundation and Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh have teamed up to announce a new youth lymphoma center.
A man convicted in the 2012 shooting deaths of a mother and son in Penn Hills was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday.
Traffic in the Fort Pitt Tunnel was brought to a halt during the morning commute because of a small dog on the loose.
More than 150 local students are giving back to the community by sprucing up a 200-year-old park.
Mayor Bill Peduto will marry a select few LGBT couples planning to tie the knot after last week’s federal court decision, in a group ceremony.
A man accused of trying to rob a young woman in earlier this month in Lawrenceville was held for court during a hearing this morning.
A high school basketball team from our area is receiving a big honor.
The president of the Community College of Allegheny County has only been in that position for a few weeks, but he already has some specific goals about how to make the school better.
A man who spent five years in prison is now free after a jury acquitted him of charges related to a murder in McKeesport.