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Kendis Gibson

Anchor, "MSNBC Live"

Kendis Gibson joined MSNBC in 2019 as a weekend anchor for MSNBC Live on Saturdays and Sundays from 2 p.m.-4 p.m. ET. 

Previously, Gibson served as anchor of ABC News’ "America This Morning" and "World News Now," delivering a unique mix of the latest headlines and one-of-a-kind signature segments. His work was seen across all ABC News programming, including “Good Morning America,” “World News Tonight with David Muir,” “Nightline, “20/20,” “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” and ABC News Digital.

Gibson joined ABC News in 2014 as a correspondent and anchor after spending time in local and national networks. At ABC, he covered multiple severe storms; he was the first network correspondent to cover the devastating Santa Barbara oil spill; he reported on the FIFA scandal in Switzerland, and covered the shooting of an unarmed black man by a white police officer in South Carolina.

Prior to joining ABC News, Gibson served as anchor and reporter based in Washington, D.C. during the Obama presidency. He reported on politics and led coverage of historic events, as well as the deadly navy yard shooting and the aftermath and recovery following Hurricane Sandy. He was born and raised in Belize Central America and spent his teenage years in Brooklyn.