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|An Emmy award winning television personality, Pittsburgh native, Celina Pompeani, is KDKA-TV’s Morning Traffic Anchor and contributor for Pittsburgh Today Live.
Celina is also an on-camera host for the Pittsburgh Penguins and has been with the team since September of 2014. She loves meeting new people at PPG Paints Arena, as the in-arena host for every home hockey game.
Before joining the KDKA-TV Morning News Team in October of 2017, Celina’s career in local news began in January of 2013, when she was hired at WTOV-9 in Steubenville, Ohio, during her senior year of college at Point Park University.
After graduating Magna Cum Laude from Point Park University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcasting in December of 2013, a semester ahead of her scheduled graduation, Celina continued to work as the weekend news anchor and general assignment reporter at WTOV-9, up until September of 2014, when she accepted a job at the Pittsburgh Penguins.
In 2015, Celina won her first Mid-Atlantic Emmy Award, for her weekly entertainment segment on PensTV, Pens Trends!
Celina joined Point Park’s Board of Trustees in late 2018, and is so proud to serve her alma mater.
Celina was nominated and selected by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation as a member of the 2015 Pittsburgh’s 50 Finest Class. She raised $8,000 for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
Celina is also very involved with the Mario Lemieux Foundation, serving as a member of their millennial committee.
Outside of work, Celina loves to dance, she enjoys trying many of the new restaurants Pittsburgh has to offer with her friends and loves spending time with her family.
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