Meet The Team

Weather Team

Mike Modrick
Chief Meteorologist

Meteorologist, Science Journalist

Eric W Gardner
Morning and Noon Meteorologist

Morning and Noon Meteorologist, Producer and Host of Cooking with Eric, Eric's 60 Second Kitchen and Eric's Wine Minute

David Stradling
Meteorologist

Meteorologist David Stradling is a weather nerd and lover of the outdoors.

Matt Gontarek
Weekend Meteorologist

Matt Gontarek joined KOTA Territory News and KEVN Fox News in July 2020.

Sports Team

Vic Quick
Sports Director KOTA-TV

Sports Director KOTA-TV

Brendan Mackey
Sports Anchor and Reporter

Brendan Mackey joined The KOTA Territory News, and KEVN Black Hills Fox News team in June of 2018 as a Weekend Sports Anchor and reporter.

Padraic Duffy
KEVN Sports Director

Duffy has been the KEVN Sports Director for two years after two years as an assignment editor and producer. Prior to working in television he was an award-winning sports writer and editor.

Gray DC Bureau

Jacqueline Policastro
Washington Bureau Chief

Jacqueline Policastro created the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in 2014. She’s covered Congress and the White House for more than a decade.

Ted Fioraliso
Senior Reporter/Executive Producer

Ted Fioraliso returned to Washington, D.C. in April 2016 as a senior reporter/executive producer at the Gray Television Washington News Bureau.

Peter Zampa
Multimedia Journalist

Peter Zampa joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in June 2015 as a multimedia journalist.

Alana Austin
Multimedia Journalist

Alana Austin joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau team in August 2017 after spending three years covering national and state politics in Richmond, Virginia at Gray TV's WVIR-TV.

Kyle Midura
Multimedia Journalist

Kyle Midura joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in September 2017 from Gray TV's WCAX-TV.

Timothy Knapp
Supervisor of Videography

Timothy Knapp joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in September 2018 as Studio Manager and Photojournalist. He now serves as Supervisor of Videography.

Jillian Angeline
Multimedia Journalist

Jillian Angeline joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in January 2019 as a multimedia journalist.

Karen Daborowski joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in January 2019 as a producer.

Natalie Grim
Multimedia Journalist

Natalie Grim joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau as a multimedia journalist in June 2019.

Kristin Kasper
Multimedia Journalist

Kristin Kasper joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in July of 2019 as a multimedia journalist.

Tyler Smith
Photojournalist/Editor

Tyler Smith joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in July 2019 as a photojournalist/editor.