Jadiann Thompson

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Jadiann Thompson joined the CBS 5 News Team in April 2011 as a Multimedia Journalist. She started her career at KTWO TV in Casper, Wyoming, as the courts and crime beat reporter and quickly worked her way up to weekend anchor, producer, reporter.

In less than a year, she was promoted to the main anchor position for the 5pm, 6pm and 10pm weekday newscasts while she was also working as the Executive Producer and Assistant News Director.

Jadiann is a graduate of the University of Arkansas where she majored in Broadcast Journalism. She also interned on Capitol Hill and took the time to teach English in Madrid, Spain.

When Jadiann is not covering the news, she enjoys running, horseback riding, reading, cooking and spending time with her cat Izzy.

She is excited to call the Valley her new home and always welcomes any story ideas!