Jaime Cerreta | Anchor/Reporter at KPHO CBS 5 News
Jaime Cerreta is an anchor and reporter for KPHO CBS 5 News. A familiar face on TV and throughout town, Jaime was born and raised in Phoenix and has family all over the Valley. Like her disposition, the Cerreta name is synonymous with sweet—Jaime’s grandfather started the Cerreta Candy Company in 1968, and her father worked there for 45 years. The store is a Glendale landmark and popular Valley destination.
Jaime is a graduate of Arizona State University and the Walter Cronkite School of Broadcast Journalism. She has a wealth of broadcasting experiencing that spans the Midwest and Southwest. Jaime most notably anchored Oklahoma Associated Press award-winning newscasts for Best Newscast and Best Election Coverage and was named one of Oklahoma Magazine’s Best of the Best. She covered the deadly tornadoes that ravaged the area in May 2013, and has reported from hail storms, blizzards, flooding and droughts.
Jaime considers herself a “total foodie” and strongly believes in supporting local businesses. She’s an advocate for the Alzheimer’s Association, a reluctant exerciser and a positive thinker.