Comcast SportsNet anchor and reporter Julie Donaldson delivers the day’s top local and national sports stories for the network’s daily half-hour news program, SportsNet Central.
Donaldson joined the network in August 2010 after stops in some of the nation’s top markets, including Boston, New York and Miami. Most recently, Donaldson served as a sports anchor and reporter for Boston’s WHDH-TV (NBC). Prior to WHDH, she served as a reporter for SportsNet New York (SNY) for two years, including the network’s inaugural season.
Donaldson began her career in Miami where she held a variety of positions for FOX Sports, including FS Florida and FS South. She served as a longtime reporter for FS Florida’s Sports Rap, hosted SEC and ACC men’s basketball preview shows for FS South, and contributed to the network’s national broadcasts as a sideline reporter for ACC Sunday Night Hoops.
Donaldson’s other television experience includes serving as a host and reporter for the Miami Heat’s “Heat TV,” providing pre-game and in-game coverage, and working as a producer and correspondent for Healthy Body, Healthy Mind, a program that aired nationally on PBS. A graduate of the University of Florida, Donaldson was named Miss Florida USA in 2001.