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Kelsey Kushner

Kelsey Kushner WJZ-TV

Kelsey Kushner joined the WJZ Team in January 2019. 

She anchors the Saturday and Sunday evening newscasts and reports weekdays for the 11 pm Newscast.

Kelsey is a two-time Emmy Award winning journalist. 

She's covered everything from crime in Baltimore City to the Cockeysville Manhunt and the Pikesville Gas Explosion. 

Born and raised in Delaware, Kelsey is a University of Delaware grad (Go Blue Hens!)

Prior to Baltimore, Kelsey worked in Fort Myers Florida for CBS affiliate WINK News.

During her two years at WINK, Kelsey covered major stories such as the Parkland School Shooting, Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Michael, the FIU Pedestrian Bridge Collapse, the serial mail bomber and Florida's election re-count. 

She also covered Florida's water crisis and interviewed Erin Brockovich (about it).

Kelsey was awarded "AP Breaking News Reporter" for her coverage of Hurricane Irma.

In her free time, Kelsey enjoys spending time with her family, her puppy Miles and exploring new restaurants in the city!  

If you have a story idea or news tip for Kelsey, feel free to email her at

Follow her on Twitter @KelseyKushnerTV or on Facebook.

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