Brianna Nielsen is an Emmy-nominated producer who has been with KWQC since January of 2012. She is currently the Assignments Manager.
Brianna is a native of the Quad Cities. She graduated from North Scott High School in 2008. She then attended Wartburg College graduating with a degree in Communications with an emphasis in Electronic Media and a minor in History in 2011. Highlights of her time there include studying abroad in Eisenach, Germany, and a service trip to New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina.
Brianna married Doug, her former co-producer of Quad Cities Today, in 2016. They live in Davenport with son Seneca and their Great Pyrenees dogs Pokey and Luna.
In her spare time, Brianna loves to visit zoos, presidential libraries, museums, and theme parks. Some of her favorite things include pandas, owls, peacocks, Fiona the hippo, gingko trees, Frank Lloyd Wright, Herbert Hoover, the first bridge to cross the Mississippi River in 1856, broccoli, and pasta.