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News Team

Rob Perillo

Rob Perillo

Rob Perillo is the Chief Meteorologist for KATC-TV3’s Acadiana’s NewsChannel.  Rob has 30 years of experience in forecasting Acadiana’s weather and has tracked hundreds of

Michael Carter

Michael joined the KATC Sports Team in September of 2017. Mike Carter comes to KATC-TV from Colorado Springs where he worked as a general assignment news reporter.

Seth Lewis

Seth Lewis is the Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter for KATC. He joined the team in June 2017. Before arriving in Lafayette, he was a Weekend Sports

Andrew Clay

Andrew Clay is the Sports Director for KATC. He joined the team in September 2017 and is excited to experience life in the south In

Eric Zernich

Eric grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio where the weather changes by the minute, going from sunny and 75 to snowing the next day. In fourth grade, Eric

Daniel Phillips

Daniel Phillips is from the Florida Gulf Coast and grew up in Navarre, Florida. He attended Florida State University where he received a Bachelor of

Chris Welty

Chris Welty rejoined the KATC news team in February 2018. New Orleans born and Lafayette raised, Chris graduated from Lafayette High School in 2008 and

Justice Henderson

Justice Henderson joined the KATC team as a reporter in July of 2017. Henderson is a native from Fort Worth, Tx and recently earned her

Dannielle Garcia

Dannielle joined the KATC TV 3 News team in June 2017. She graduated from Loyola University New Orleans. From when she was little, Garcia loved

Kendria Lafleur

Kendria LaFleur is a native from Ville Platte, La and recently earned her Mass Communication degree with honors at McNeese State University in December 2014.

Abby Breidenbach

Abby joined the KATC family in October of 2017. You can catch her bright and early on Good Morning Acadiana, bringing you the latest from

Katie Lopez

Katie Lopez joined the KATC news team in January, 2015 and will report from the “Right Now” desk on Good Morning Acadiana weekday mornings. Born

Dave Baker

Dave Baker grew up in Granite City, Illinois just across the river from downtown St. Louis.  After high school, he attended Western Illinois University graduating

Jim Hummel

Jim Hummel co-anchors the 5,6 and 10 o’clock newscasts with Marcelle Fontenot on KATC. Previously he served as the station’s weekend anchor, a role he

Marcelle Fontenot

Email: Facebook: Marcelle Fontenot Instagram: newsladymarcelle Twitter: tv3anchor Marcelle Fontenot is a native of Opelousas and earned her Mass Communications degree with Honors at Southern

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