Gerald Gruenig - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

Gerald Gruenig

Gerald Gruenig recently joined KALB News Channel 5 after graduating from Nicholls State University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism in the Spring of 2013.

Gerald is excited to share his love of Louisiana with the people of CenLa.

Gerald grew up in New Orleans. Katrina was the turning point in Gerald‘s life like many in Southeastern Louisiana Gerald lost his home, as well as his high school. Gerald's love of football lead him to Fontainebleau High School in Mandeville though his family moved back to New Orleans. This only served to help him strengthen his love of the relationships built by people in Louisiana.

After high school, Gerald signed a football scholarship to play for the Nicholls State Colonels in Thibodaux, Louisiana. Gerald would go on to start four years on the offensive line and become a team team captain for the Colonels.

Gerald most recently interned at WDSU News Channel 6 in New Orleans with sports anchors Fletcher Mackel and Chris Miles.

Gerald is looking forward to building new relationships with the people of Central Louisiana.

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