Jenna Meissner joined the PHL17 Morning News team in May 2015. Working as an intern and later a production assistant, Jenna now is the morning traffic anchor.
A local girl through and through, Jenna was born and raised in Media, PA. She attended the Academy of Notre Dame in Villanova for high school and went on to graduate Summa Cum Laude from Temple University’s Lew Klein College of Media & Communication where she studied journalism with a specialization in broadcast.
During her time at Temple, Jenna received a number of broadcast awards and was inducted into the National Journalism Honors Society, Kappa Tau Alpha.
In addition to appearing on air every morning from 5 to 9 AM, Jenna also does a lot of work behind the scenes like editing visuals and audio, producing news packages and writing for the morning broadcast.
When Jenna’s not working, you can find her out and about exploring all of the new hot spots in Philadelphia or spending time with her growing family.