Katherine Tellez joined the WEEK/WHOI news team in November 2013 as a general assignment reporter.
Before coming to Peoria, Katherine was a producer/reporter/anchor at the CBS/ABC affiliate in Quincy, Illinois.
While there, Katherine’s producing was recognized by the Iowa Broadcast News Association.
Katherine is from Joliet, Illinois. She graduated from DePaul University in June of 2011 with a master’s degree in Journalism.
While at DePaul, Katherine anchored, reported and produced for the student-run broadcast show Good Day DePaul. She also interned at WGN and ABC-7 Chicago.
In her spare time, Katherine spends time with her daughter and their dog Lucy.
She is excited to make Peoria her new home and get involved in the community. If you see her out and about, stop and say hello!