Danielle McCarthy is a multimedia journalist at KOMU-TV, the NBC affiliate in Columbia, Missouri. She began writing, shooting and editing her own stories in June 2011. Today, Danielle reports live and produces both day-turn and long form stories. With an education in economics, she specializes in telling business-related stories.
Danielle McCarthy has worked as both a weekday and weekend anchor at the NBC affiliate in Columbia, Missouri. She began anchoring full shows in October 2011. Before coming to KOMU 8 News, Danielle was the lead anchor of a drive-time radio newscast on KCOU 88.1 FM in Columbia.
Danielle McCarthy currently acts as Executive Producer on Saturdays at KOMU-TV; managing a team of producers, reporters and web staff. She has experience producing mornings, 5 p.m., 6 p.m., 9 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts on the NBC affiliate and understands the dynamics of each type of viewer and the various demographics across the viewing area.