Gasia Mikaelian joined the KTVU Channel 2 News team in March 2005. She anchors KTVU Channel 2 News at 5 and Bay Area News at 7.
Gasia began her television career in 1997 as a Reporter at KSWT-TV (CBS) in Yuma, Arizona. From 1998-2000 she was an Anchor/Reporter at WAFF-TV (NBC) in Huntsville, Alabama. Her next step was back to San Diego where she worked as an Anchor/Reporter at XETV-TV (FOX). Prior to joining KTVU, Gasia worked as an Anchor/Reporter at KPRC-TV, the NBC affiliate in Houston, Texas.
The East Bay native received her Bachelors in Broadcast Journalism from San Diego State University.
Her favorite part of the job is covering breaking news and working on special reports on topics ranging from health to real estate.
In her spare time, Gasia enjoys reading anything by David Sedaris. She also loves listening to National Public Radio, going to the opera and hiking the trails of the East Bay hills.