Tanisha Mallett is a general assignment reporter for WBNS 10TV. She covers daily news stories, including breaking news, for the 5 p.m., 5:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. newscasts.
Tanisha joined the 10TV News Team in October 2005. Her coverage of huge local stories has reached national audiences. She has appeared on CNN Headline News’ “Issues with Jane Velez-Mitchell” and “Nancy Grace.” In 2014, Tanisha was awarded first place honors for best K-12 education coverage by the Ohio Society of Professional Journalists.
Tanisha previously worked at WTEN-TV in Albany, N.Y., where she was a reporter/fill-in anchor. Prior to WTEN, Tanisha was an anchor at WHAG-TV in Hagerstown, MD.
Tanisha is a native of Queens, N.Y., and graduated from the University of Maryland at College Park with a bachelor of arts in journalism.
She is an active member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., and the National Association of Black Journalists.