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

  Questions arise regarding new Memphis police chief’s ability to ‘learn Memphis’

Latinx community makes up less than 5% of those vaccinated

  Even without J&J doses, vaccination efforts for homeless and homebound continue

  Tennessee lawmakers hope to pass a bill that tackles violence

  NCAA Championships could bypass the Mid-South over anti-transgender bills

  Walk-ins still welcomed at the Pipkin Building

Pastor calls Memphis the ‘Wild West’ of crime

  Drive-ups welcomed without appointments at Pipkin Building for COVID-19 vaccine

  Mayor Strickland hopes city will fund program that can help fight growing crime rate

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

  Organizations take legal action with hopes in stopping the Byhalia Pipeline

  Multimillion-dollar development coming to Tunica, will include a waterpark

  Creating a healthier Memphis: Program brings healthy foods to public schools

  Arkansas Gov. lifts statewide mask mandate, opens vaccines to 16 and older

  MS officials continue to monitor Severe Weather Conditions

  Women’s Equal Pay Day: How far has Memphis come?

  MPD director hopes replacement will receive more support

  MPD director concerned about state’s permitless carry bill; 369 arrests in six-week operation

  Emergency management agencies responding to issues caused by severe weather

  Memphis City Council passes resolution to oppose Byhalia pipeline

  Memphis sees increase in visitors during spring break

  How can the COVID-19 relief bill help restaurants and bars?

  SCHD plans to release new health directive next week

  MPD new dashboard will share MPD violations

  Tennessee governor welcomes spring breakers and summer visitors

  3-year-old child hit, killed by vehicle in Frayser

  Arkansas opens vaccine to everyone in Phase 1B

  A pandemic year: With vaccinations underway, Shelby County health leaders urge staying the course to beat COVID-19

  Mid-South states considering bills limiting transgender student athletes

  Two dead in Cordova apartment, MPD calling it a murder-suicide