News Team

  • ANCHORS

    Bob Schaper

    Bob Schaper

    Bob Schaper co-anchors KEZI 9 News This Morning with Sean Cuellar and meteorologist Melissa Frey, weekdays from 5:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m.

    Brian Richardson

    Brian Richardson

    Brian Richardson joined KEZI in January of 2012. He earned his Broadcast Journalism degree from Missouri State University. Brian is married to KEZI 9 News reporter Jennifer Richardson.

    Jennifer Richardson

    Jennifer Richardson

    Jennifer Richardson joined the KEZI 9 News Team in January of 2012. She graduated from the Annenberg School of Communication at USC with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. She is married to KEZI 9 New Anchor Brian Richardson.

    Matt Templeman

    Matt Templeman

    Matt Templeman is one of the most experienced local news anchors in Western Oregon. Broadcasting throughout this community for over a decade, Matt anchors KEZI 9 News every weeknight at 5:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

    Renee McCullough

    Renee McCullough

    Renee McCullough co-anchors KEZI 9 News at 5:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m., and 6:30 p.m., weeknights with Matt Templeman. They’ve broadcast together at the anchor desk for over 14 years, including five years at KXLY-TV in Spokane, WA, before moving to Eugene in 2004.

    Sean Cuellar

    Sean Cuellar

    Sean graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles, with a degree in Communications. There, Sean interned at both KNBC and CNN. Sean comes to Oregon from Columbus, OH.

  • WEATHER

    Justin Stapleton

    Justin Stapleton

    Justin Stapleton joined KEZI 9 News as Chief Meteorologist in March of 2009. Justin holds a Master's degree in Geosciences from Mississippi State University and the AMS Seal of Approval.

    Marisa Woloszyn

    Marisa Woloszyn

    Marisa Woloszyn joined KEZI 9 News as the Weekend Meteorologist in March 2012. She graduated from Michigan State University with a degree in Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences with minors in both Sustainability and Environmental Sciences.

    Melissa Frey

    Melissa Frey

    You'll find Melissa forecasting the weather bright and early on KEZI 9 News This Morning. Melissa is Certified Broadcast Meteorologist with a Bachelor's Degree in Communication from Whitworth University and a Master's in Atmospheric Science from OSU.

    Monica Guza

    Monica Guza

    Monica Guza joined the StormTracker 9 weather team in May of 2014. Monica is a familiar face to many viewers, broadcasting for over 15 years in Western Oregon.

  • SPORTS

    Jake Zivin

    Jake Zivin

    Jake Zivin is the Sports Director of KEZI 9 News. He has been with KEZI 9 News since 2010, and became the Sports Director in April 2012. In addition to being the Sports Director of KEZI 9 News, Jake is also the radio play-by-play voice of the Portland Timbers.

    Mike Skow

    Mike Skow

    Mike Skow is a Sports Reporter/Anchor for KEZI 9 News, joining the team in June of 2014. A Tucson, Arizona, native and University of Arizona alum, Mike is excited to come back to the PAC-12 and cover the teams he grew up following.

  • REPORTERS

    Chenue Her

    Chenue Her

    Chenue joined the KEZI news team as a reporter in June of 2013. He comes to Eugene from the St. Paul/Minneapolis area, where he’s lived most of his life. He graduated from Northwestern College in St. Paul, MN, with a degree in Electronic Media Communications.

    Cyd Dutcher

    Cyd Dutcher

    Cyd Dutcher joined the KEZI 9 News team in August of 2013. A University of Oregon graduate, Cyd is a huge Duck fan and couldn't be happier to continue working in Eugene.

    Grace Lim

    Grace Lim

    Grace Lim is a reporter for KEZI 9 News. She comes from Los Angeles, where she was an associate producer and writer for CBS2/KCAL9. She graduated from UC Davis with a double-degree in English and Communications.

    Jessica Debbas

    Jessica Debbas

    Jessica joined the KEZI 9 evening news team as a reporter in February 2011. Jessica comes to Eugene from Bozeman, Montana where she was a reporter and anchor for KTVM/NBC Montana.

    Nha Nguyen

    Nha Nguyen

    Nha joined the KEZI 9 News Team as a reporter in February of 2012. Born and raised in Sacramento, she went to the UCLA where she studied Communications, Sociology and History with a minor in English.

    Rhoda Krause

    Rhoda Krause

    Rhoda Krause is a reporter for KEZI 9 News based in the Corvallis newsroom. Born and raised in Corvallis, she is excited to be back in her hometown to report local news. Rhoda started reporting for KEZI 9 News in June 2013.

    Sarah Hurwitz

    Sarah Hurwitz

    Sarah joined the KEZI 9 News team as a reporter in March of 2013. She comes to Eugene from Amarillo, Texas, where she was a reporter and fill-in anchor for KAMR NBC 4. She received her B.S. in Broadcast and Digital Journalism from Syracuse University

    Stacey Kafka

    Stacey Kafka

    Stacey joined the KEZI 9 News team in January 2013. Born and raised in the Chicago area, Stacey comes to the NW from the Missouri School of Journalism. She graduated with minors in both Political Science and Spanish.