Karla Redditte

Karla Redditte


Karla Redditte is the anchor for NBC12 News at 5, 5:30, 6, and 11. She is a native of Memphis, Tennessee who received her undergraduate degree from Loyola University in New Orleans and a graduate degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia.

She previously worked in Biloxi, MS, Savannah, GA, and Huntsville, AL before heading to NBC12 in September 2012. Karla is an avid world traveler and community volunteer. She is also a member of several organizations, including the National Association of Black Journalists and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.


  • 2018 NABJ Salute to Excellence finalist in Long Form Feature Reporting
  • 2018 NCCB Emmy Finalist for Historical/Cultural Program Feature
  • 2018 Edward R. Murrow Award
  • 2018 George Peabody Award
  • 2018 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia Award
  • 2016 Emerge Foundation Speaker Recognition Award
  • 2015 Community STAR Award
  • 2015 ICCS Hall of Fame - Role Model for Women


  • Loyola University in New Orleans, B.A. Communications
  • University of Missouri-Columbia, M.A. Broadcast Journalism

Recent Articles by Karla

  Richmond police officer proves dreams come true at any age

  Armstrong High theater department presents first full production in more than 30 years

  Richmond school crossing guard honored for 50 years of service

  Richmond school uses ballroom dance to teach life lessons

  Young entrepreneurs sell goods in Richmond Children’s Business Fair