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JJ Maldonado

CBS19 Multi-Skilled Journalist and Producer
Credit: CBS19

JJ Maldonado is a multi-skilled journalist and producer at CBS19.

JJ is originally from Northern California. 

Before coming to CBS19, JJ worked as a reporter and fill-in anchor at KIDY in Abilene.

JJ holds a Master’s Degree in journalism from the University of Southern California and a Bachelor of Arts degree in theatre from California State University, Long Beach.

Prior to receiving his master’s, JJ worked at the “Happiest Place on Earth,” the Disneyland Resort. He has worked on many world-class shows and helped create magic for many visitors around the world.

JJ began his journalism career with KABC-Los Angeles as an entertainment intern. He has worked red carpets, award shows and interviewed some of today’s top actors.

When he is not reading today’s headlines, he’s enjoying a nice cup of hot coffee.

If you have any story ideas or just want to say "hello," email JJ at jmaldonado@cbs19.tv.

You can also keep up with JJ on Facebook or Twitter.