(CBS/WIVB) – CBS has announced former CBS Evening News anchor and Tonawanda native, Jeff Glor will join the team of Dana Jacobson and Michelle Miller as the co-host of CBS This Morning: Saturday.
Glor will also serve as a CBS News special correspondent reporting feature stories and investigative pieces for the network.
His Saturday anchor assignment will begin on June 22.
“The Saturday broadcast is a gem. Brian and his team have established a destination program for news, culture, and music. I can’t wait to work with Michelle Miller and Dana Jacobson. I’m also honored to follow in Anthony Mason’s footsteps, who is a writer, host, and colleague I’ve learned from for a long time,” Glor said in a statement to CBS.
Susan Zirinsky, President and Senior Executive Producer of CBS News says, “Jeff brings a humanity to his reporting and will be a perfect fit on SATMO, as it is fondly called around the CBS Broadcast Center.”
Glor will begin a new, ongoing series for all CBS News broadcasts and platforms under the banner “Who We Are,” which will feature inspiring stories across the country, as well as work with the investigative unit on hard-hitting original reporting and investigations.