Wilhelmina Denver signs Josina Anderson

Posted on:- 3 August, 2010

Wilhelmina Denver is very excited to announce the newest addition to its Media division; the Denver Sports Insider, Josina “JoJo” Anderson! Josina covers news regarding the Broncos, Nuggets, Avalanche, and the Rockies in addition to producing the nightly sportscast for FOX 31 Sports. Anderson attended University of North Carolina where she ran  track for the Tarheels, was an AAU Junior Olympic gold medalist, and also an accomplished ballet soloist. She completed residency programs with both the Dance Theatre of Harlem and the Pennsylvania Ballet. She began her career in Coos Bay, Oregon as a sports anchor/reporter for a CBS affiliate. From there, she moved to Washington D.C. where she covered news on the Washington Redskins, Washington Wizards, Georgetown Hoyas, and the Maryland Terrapins for numerous local cable shows, some of which include the Sideline Report, Redskins Magazine, and the Round Ball Report. While in D.C., Josina also hosted her own weekly radio sports segment on WKYS 93.9 entitled Scoop Center. Since she began her career in Denver, Anderson has broken many sports stories, both local and international. A few of the notable stories include the the multiple positive tests for water pills in the NFL under the steroid policy; the tragic passing of Broncos cornerback Darrent Williams and Broncos running back Damien Nash; failed drug tests involving both NFL running backs Ricky Williams and Travis Henry, and a season-ending injury to Kansas City Chiefs running back Larry Johnson. In 2009, Josina was the recipient of a Heartland Emmy award for “A premonition to Addis Ababa”, which was a story about the Colorado Crush quarterback John Dutton’s voyage to Ethiopia and the adoption of his son. The incredibly accomplished reporter has beauty along with brains, and it shows in her photos! She is sure to have a long, successful career ahead of her.