COLUMBUS, Ohio — Andrew Kinsey is joining Central Ohio’s News Leader as co-anchor of 10TV’s 5, 6 and 11 p.m. newscasts. He makes his debut on Monday, Oct. 26.
A message to central Ohio viewers from Andrew:
"Thanks for inviting me into your homes, central Ohio. It is truly an honor and great responsibility to be in this role - serving the community as a trusted source for information. You can depend on me to be honest, fair, transparent – and work daily, for you. I look forward to telling your stories and making a positive impact. I am ecstatic to be here! O - H - "
More about 10TV's newest anchor:
Andrew Kinsey is happy to call the capital city home, joining the 10TV News team at 5, 6 & 11 pm each weeknight. Andrew is a Multi-Emmy award-winning journalist with years of experience. For more than six years, Andrew offered viewers across Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan - a front-row seat to the biggest news stories of the day. He traveled across state lines to report live from presidential visits, natural disasters, a Super Bowl, and civil rights protests. His dedication and ability to cover anything, anywhere has earned him deep respect and admiration from viewers.
Andrew is a talented, experienced journalist who takes a thoughtful approach to every story he covers. As an anchor, he's a newsroom leader who cares about the entire team. He is fiercely competitive, loyal, and committed to hard work in an ever-evolving industry. His humble beginnings in the industry started as an unpaid radio intern. He has since worked in radio, local news, and national news.
For more than 10 years, Andrew has dedicated himself to serving the community by supporting inner-city youth, breast cancer research, the homeless, and people recovering from addictions. In addition to his work in television, he is the founder of the youth mentoring foundation Andrew Cares. He is a sought-after motivational and inspirational speaker. Andrew believes we are all truly dependent on one another's benevolence and goodwill. So he is doing his part to help others and transform lives.
In addition to several Emmy awards, the Associated Press honored Andrew with awards for Best Anchor and Best Investigative Reporter.
He also holds prestigious honors from various community organizations for his commitment to journalism and the community.
Prior to his move to Columbus, Andrew was the 5, 6 & 11 anchor at WTOL 11 in Toledo, Ohio, weekend morning anchor at WAPT in Jackson, Mississippi, Southeast Desk Coordinator at CNN in Atlanta, GA, Assignment Editor at WSB-TV in Atlanta, GA and Traffic Reporter for several radio stations in the competitive Atlanta market.