Dianne Derby

11 News Anchor

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5:30, 6:30 & 10 p.m.

dderby@kktv.com

Dianne Derby is the evening co-anchor for KKTV 11 News. She co-anchors the 4:30, 5:30, 6:30 and 10 pm newscasts with Don Ward.

She joined the KKTV 11 News team in April of 2012 and since then has covered some of the most important stories in the state including the Waldo Canyon and Black Forest fires, the Aurora theater shooting and the presidential election. Dianne's interview with President Obama gained national attention. She comes to Colorado Springs from Greenville, South Carolina where she was an investigative and consumer reporter for five years. Prior to that, Dianne was a Crime and Safety reporter in Savannah, Georgia, where she began her career.

Dianne has been recognized by the Colorado Broadcasters Association, the South Carolina Associated Press and the South Carolina Broadcasters Association.

Dianne is originally from Fort Lauderdale, Florida and earned two Master's degrees from her home state; one from The Florida State University in Higher Education and one from the University of Miami in Communications. She earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Florida.

Dianne is proud to call Colorado home and enjoys exercising, hiking, and exploring the outdoors.


Latest Sports Headlines

Posted: 10:36 AM - Jim Johannson, the general manager of the U.S. Olympic men's hockey team, has died just a couple weeks before the start of the Pyeongchang Games

Posted: 01/20/2018 - Nick Halloran scored with 54.6 seconds remaining in overtime to give Colorado College a 6-5 victory over No. 11 Western Michigan Saturday night in Kalamazoo, Mich.

Posted: 01/20/2018 - Every loss hurts, but conference home losses are especially damaging — and the Colorado Buffaloes will be feeling this hurt for a while. The Buffs had all kinds of momentum heading into Saturday's matchup with Washington, a game head coach Tad Boyle called a "separation game." CU had won two in a row and four of its last five, and had a chance to hold onto at least a tie for fourth in the conference standings. But the Huskies provided their version of separation, dominating the Buffs on the boards and walking away from the Coors Events Center with a 72-62 win.