Bree Sison

WBZ-TV's Bree Sison Award-winning journalist Bree Sison is a reporter and anchor for WBZ-TV News and primarily assigned to weekday mornings.

Sison has been recognized by the Massachusetts Providers Council for her series on mental health, “Matters of the Mind.” She also received a New England EMMY nomination for Best Sports Reporter in 2013. Additionally, Sison was part of a team honored with a National EMMY Award, a Peabody Award and an Alfred I. duPont Award.

Before heading to Boston, Sison served as morning anchor at WEAR-TV (ABC) in Pensacola, Florida. During her time there, she anchored live from the field for two months during the Gulf Oil Spill of 2010. Prior to joining WEAR-TV, Sison worked at WMBB News (ABC) in Panama City, Florida, where she started in as a “one-man-band,” shooting and editing her own stories. After two years of beat reporting, Sison was promoted to morning anchor and producer for the market’s number one rated morning show. During that time, the Florida Associated Press recognized her for Individual Achievement. Sison began her television career in Virginia where she worked on local cable access programming in Richmond and Chesapeake.

Sison holds Bachelors Degrees in both Political Science and Mass Communications from Virginia Commonwealth University and a Master’s Degree in Political Management from George Washington University. Outside of work, Sison is a member of SAG-AFTRA, the Society of Professional Journalists and the Asian American Journalists Association.

You can contact Bree at blsison@cbs.com.

Coco purchased from Laughlin Kennels (Courtesy photo)

Sick Puppy Raises More Concerns About Oxford Kennel

A Boston couple is heartbroken and regretful after purchasing an 8-week-old Havanese from a kennel with a history of complaints.

02/01/2016

Barbie dolls have received a major makeover. (WBZ-TV)

Barbie’s New Body Types: Curvy, Tall And Petite

She’ll also be available in seven skin tones, 22 eye colors and 24 hairstyles.

01/28/2016

Michael Giakoumakis, 65, of Framingham (Wayland PD photo)

Wayland Pizza Shop Owner Accused Of Trying To Recruit Teen For Prostitution

The owner of a popular pizza shop in Wayland is facing charges for allegedly trying to convince a 19-year-old girl to have sex for money.

01/27/2016

Fans enter Julian Edelman lookalike contest (L-R) Derek, Beaux and Adam (WBZ-TV)

Patriots Hall Of Fame Looking For Best Edelman Lookalike

New England Patriots fan favorite Julian Edelman stands out in any crowd, yet somehow he has more than a few lookalikes.

01/22/2016

Apartment on on Wellington Street in Worcester (WBZ-TV)

Infant Revived With Narcan In Worcester Apartment

Worcester Police say a 15-month-old boy was given Narcan by first responders at an apartment on Wellington Street last week.

01/21/2016

Modern Barre in Chestnut Hill neigborhood (WBZ-TV)

Fitness Studio Divides Chestnut Hill Neighborhood

Modern Barre in Chestnut Hill has created tension among nearby residents for its congestion and its clients “scantily clad attire.”

01/12/2016

Gov. Charlie Baker awards the Soldiers Medal to Staff Sergeant Geoffrey Curtis. (WBZ-TV)

Mass. National Guardsman Receives Award For Marathon Bombing Heroics

For the fourth time since the Boston Marathon bombings, a Massachusetts National Guard member received the Soldier’s Medal for rushing toward the explosions on Boylston Street.

01/11/2016

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Matters Of The Mind: Finding Better Ways To Identify Psychotic Disorders

A revolutionary study in Boston is working to make the identification of psychotic disorders more reliable.

12/17/2015

Mental Health First Aid teaches people what to do when someone is having a mental health crisis. (WBZ-TV)

Matters Of The Mind: How To Help During A Mental Health Crisis

Mental Health First Aid teaches people what to do if someone appears to be having a mental health crisis.

12/10/2015

Bree Sison tests out facial recognition software that reads emotions. (WBZ-TV)

Matters Of The Mind: Mass. Computer Scientist Creates Technology To Read Emotions

Rana el Kaliouby, a computer scientist, worked to develop a technology that could recognize even subtle facial expressions and translate them automatically.

12/09/2015

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