Johnson Tagged as ABC Correspondent

Former KNBC anchor joins ABC News team in New York

Whit Johnson has been named an ABC News correspondent, based in New York, according to ABC News President James Goldston in an e-mail to staffers Monday (March 12).

Johnson comes from NBC-owned KNBC Los Angeles, where he had been a weekday morning anchor on Today in LA, as well as a reporter.

Johnson was part of the KNBC morning team that won last year's Golden Mike award for Best Daytime News Broadcast.