Andrea Naversen, 2014 Silver Circle Inductee
During her 40 years as a broadcast and print journalist, Andrea Naversen has served as a television anchor and reporter, network television correspondent, newspaper reporter, magazine editor, and author, as well as a community leader and volunteer. She is the longtime Editor-at-Large of Ranch & Coast Magazine, covering the personalities, places and events that make San Diego such a vibrant place in which to live.
Naversen began her television career at WTAE-TV in Pittsburgh, where she served as a general assignment reporter and headed up the consumer investigative team. Recruited by CBS News, she lived in New York and Los Angeles, reporting stories for the CBS Evening News, The CBS Morning News and Sunday Morning. Naversen later moved to ABC, where she worked for such broadcasts as World News Tonight, Good Morning America and Nightline, and co-anchored World News This Morning in Washington D.C. Her assignments for network news shows took her all over the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Egypt, and Haiti.
In San Diego, Naversen worked as an anchor and reporter for KFMB-TV, KUSI and XETV for more than a decade, covering breaking news and features and interviewing newsmakers.
A graduate of Miami University, Naversen began her journalism career as a reporter for The Plain Dealer in Cleveland, Ohio, where she also freelanced for TIME and Business Week magazines. She has won Emmy® and Press Club awards for her work.
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