Melissa Harrison Wiki
Melissa Harrison is an American journalist who is a bilingual reporter for NBC 5. She has over 20 years of experience.
Melissa Harrison Biography and Career Life
She is a bilingual reporter for KXAS-TV. Melissa started her career at the NBC affiliate in Waco. She was working as an executive producer. Her first job on air was at KRBC-TV in Abilene. Here, she was a co-anchor in the evening at 6 pm and 10 pm newscasts.
Melissa then moved on to WAPT-TV in Jackson. Melissa covered lots of stories including the Pearl High School shooting trial. She later became the WBRC-TV in Birmingham reporter and anchor. She returned to Texas in 2000 and covered stories like the Texas Seven Escape Search and the D.C. Sniper attacks.
Melissa moved to New York City to attend Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism for her Master’s degree back in 2004. While in NYC, Melissa continued her career in television news as a reporter at WNBC-TV and as a writer at ABC’s World News Tonight.
She then became a freelance reporter for NBC 5 in 2015 before she changed to Radio and started working as a morning drive anchor at KRDLM-AM.
Melissa Harrison Family
She is a native of Texas. She has 3 kids with her husband and she enjoys spending time with them and making North Texas their home.