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...Lisa TutmanGeneral Assignment Reporter Lisa Tutman
was promoted to co-anchor the weekend newscast in November 1997. Lisa TutmanShe joined NBC 5 Chicago as a general assignment reporter in May 1997 with 10 years of reporting experience. Tutman came to NBC 5 Chicago from Washington, D.C., where she was a correspondent for COX Broadcasting.
While with COX
covered the White House, Capitol Hill and national issues for all COX-owned stations. Prior to that, she worked at WSB TV-2 in Atlanta, Ga., where she anchored the Saturday morning and noon newscast.
Chicago is not Lisa's first Midwest stint.Before Atlanta she spent two years at WISH TV-8 in Indianapolis, Ind., where she was a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor.
While in Indianapolis, Lisa
did a good deal of feature sports reporting as well as numerous special assignment series reporting. Tutman started her broadcasting career at WJRT TV-8 in Saginaw, Mich. where she was a general assignment reporter, fill-in anchor and producer/reporter/editor of the weekly Monday's Child segment -- a wildly successful weekly segment which features Big Brother/ Big Sister candidates.
That program had a 100-percent success rate, meaning every child featured was placed with an adult mentor. Lisa earned a BA and MBA from A&M University in Huntsville, Alabama.She
currently resides in Mundelein, Ill., with husband Boris.Tutman
enjoys sewing, and a variety of arts and crafts.She also enjoys "talking news" with twin sister Paula who is a general assignment news reporter at WDIV TV-4 in Detroit.
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