WASHINGTON — Michelle Logan first joined the “Get Up DC!” team as traffic anchor on April 20, 2021.
Logan came to WUSA9 from WIAT (CBS 42) in Birmingham, Alabama, where she was a traffic anchor since 2018. In addition to her traffic duties, Logan served as a fill-in anchor for the station’s midday and weekend morning programs and produced enterprise stories for newscasts. She also produced and hosted a weekly health and wellness program, “Living Well with Michelle.”
The fastest-growing morning show in the DMV, “Get Up DC!” is hosted by Washington, D.C., native Tony Perkins and co-anchored by fellow natives Allison Seymour and Annie Yu, with Chester Lampkin on weather. The show offers the latest news, traffic, weather, and trending stories with a distinct and unique D.C. point of view to help viewers begin their days informed and entertained. “Get Up DC!” airs live weekdays from 4:25-7:00 a.m.
“Michelle Logan is a dynamic reporter with an engaging personality that makes her a perfect fit to join our Get Up DC! team,” said Michael Valentine, vice president and station manager, WUSA9. We are thrilled that she will be bringing her unique traffic expertise to help the DMV community start their mornings.”
“It’s an honor to live and work in our nation’s capital alongside people who are so passionate about this community,” said Logan. “I’m overjoyed to start working with Tony, Annie, Allison and Chester, and to be a part of WUSA9 and the Get Up DC! family.
Logan was born in Santa Clarita, California, a suburb near Los Angeles. She earned her journalism degree from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo (Cal Poly) and minored in media, arts & technologies. She’s passionate about health and wellness and has certifications in training and nutrition.