"I’ll miss being in the middle of the action when there’s a big story and I’ll especially miss getting to be a part of this year’s presidential election night when history might be made," she said. "But I’ll be watching from home and doing a critique."
KPIX President/General Manager Ron Longinotti called Rodgers "a dedicated professional and pioneer." "During her 29 years at KPIX, she has inspired and mentored countless scores of young journalists," he said. "Her energy and enthusiasm for the job are without peer."