Briseida Holguin

Briseida Holguin

Multimedia Journalist

Memphis, TN

Briseida Holguin joined the WMC Action News 5 team in April 2020 as a multimedia journalist.

She is new to the Mid-South and hopes to explore the many wonders of this region.

Briseida comes from the Pacific Northwest, she was a bilingual multimedia journalist and fill-in anchor for NBC Right Now and Telemundo Yakima Tri-Cities in Yakima, Washington. During her time there she covered a number of topics such as: education, local politics, agriculture, severe weather and much more.

Before moving to Washington state Briseida was a traffic producer/news assistant for ABC7 in Los Angeles, California.

Briseida is originally from Los Angeles, CA. She graduated from California State University Northridge with a B.A. in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Spanish Language Journalism.

In her free time, Briseida likes to be outdoors, travel (mainly to beach destinations), try out new restaurant and bars. Feel free to reach out to her on social media with any suggestions.

Watch Briseida on WMC Action News 5 weekdays at 5 and 6 p.m.

Recent Articles by Briseida

Pastor calls Memphis the ‘Wild West’ of crime

  Redbirds, 901 FC prepare to kick off new season with COVID-19 guidelines

  Memphis sees increase in visitors during spring break

  Arkansas opens vaccine to everyone in Phase 1B

  New COVID-19 antibody treatment can help those 65 and older

  Will Shelby County see another surge of COVID-19 cases after the Christmas holiday?

  Baptist Memorial Memphis workers stepping up to save Christmas for COVID-19 patients

  How are businesses that opened during the pandemic doing?

  Health experts say educating Hispanics about a COVID-19 vaccine is crucial

  Visiting family for the holidays? Hear what health experts recommend

  Arkansas law enforcement officers honor Officer Travis Wallace

  New surgical technique being used in the Mid-South to help children with deformities

  Veterans say COVID-19 has had an emotional toll on them

  West Memphis opens its latest medical marijuana dispensary

  October is Memphis Music Month

12-year-old becomes latest homicide victim, Memphis sets new homicide record

Veterans, business leaders spend Labor Day protesting Confederate statue in Oxford

  Miss USA competitions at Graceland could boost tourism for Memphis

  Mid-South Fairgrounds will soon be known as Liberty Park

  West Memphis School District continues digital device distribution

  Expert discusses gym safety during the COVID-19 pandemic

  Tri-State governors list Arkansas on their travel advisory

  Ole Miss will relocate Confederate monument on campus

  Mississippi casinos reopen to the public

  Family says Mid-South nurse died from COVID-19 complications

  Riders put on parade to help WWII veterans celebrate 75 years of freedom

  Memphis in May BBQ team feeds 350 families

  Hearing-impaired children stay on track during the digital transition

  Students graduating college worry about jumping into the workforce during COVID-19 pandemic