Meet The Team

Weather Team

Darren Maier
Chief Meteorologist

Darren has been WEAU's chief meteorologist since March of 2011. He is the primary weather anchor for the weekday 5, 6 and 10 pm newscasts.

Kelly Slifka
Morning Meteorologist

Meteorologist for Hello Wisconsin. 20 plus years of forecasting in Wisconsin and Texas.

Tucker Antico
Meteorologist

Meteorologist at WEAU.

Sports Team

Justus Cleveland
Sports Director

Justus Cleveland is has been at WEAU for ten years, the past six as Sports Director. In his career, he has covered thousands of prep and college sporting events and also marquee events such as the Super Bowl, NCAA Final Four, Ryder Cup and the MLB Playoffs.

WEAU Sports Reporter/Anchor. Ohio University grad '18. Minnesota sports fan.

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.