Keisha Grant is an Emmy Award-winning anchor and reporter who joined the NBC Connecticut News Team in January 2003. You can watch her weeknights as she co-anchors NBC Connecticut News at 5 and 11.
Recently, Keisha was honored by the NAACP for her commitment to community involvement. She has also been honored with awards from several other organizations including The Ohio Valley Chapter of The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, The Society of Professional Journalists and MADD.
Prior to joining NBC Connecticut, Keisha worked as an anchor and reporter at WSYX-WTTE in Columbus, Ohio. She has also worked as a general assignment reporter in Palm Springs, CA and in West Covina, CA where she began her career.
Keisha has covered a wide range of breaking news stories from coast to coast including some of Connecticut’s most memorable headlines of the last decade. From the corruption scandal that brought down former Governor John Rowland to the massacre at Hartford Distributors, the worst workplace shooting in state history. She also led the station’s 2011 wall-to-wall coverage of Hurricane Irene.
Keisha is a graduate of the University of La Verne where she earned a B.A. in Television Broadcasting.
On a personal note, Keisha loves hiking, traveling, mentoring youth and enjoying everything that nature has to offer! She says her parents are her role models and credits her mother’s strength and her father’s West Indian culture to her strong values and work ethic.
Keisha resides in the Farmington Valley with her husband and their two cats.