Veronica Haynes joined the WCVB.com/TheBostonChannel.com team in 2003, and has covered all of the region's major events from the death of Sen. Edward Kennedy to the World Series runs of the Red Sox.
Haynes' work at WCVB contributed to the website receiving the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award for Best TV News Web site in the New England region in 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2011 and 2012 from the Radio and Television News Directors Association (RTNDA).
The Web site was also recognized with national Headliner's Awards in 2009, 2011 and 2012, as well as the Associated Press award for best Web site in New England for 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012.
Haynes traveled to New Orleans twice to help provide online coverage for WDSU.com and Hearst's national network of Web sites -- first in August 2008 for Hurricane Gustav and again in August 2012 for Hurricane Isaac.
Prior to joining WCVB, Haynes worked at ABC News writing for ABCNews.com's health section. In addition to her contributions to ABCNews.com, Haynes researched and developed stories for ABC programs, including Good Morning America, 20/20 and World News Tonight.
Prior to ABC, Haynes worked with Philadelphia's WPVI-TV's medical unit writing and field producing segments for the station's broadcasts.
A native of Massachusetts, Haynes attended Westfield State University where she graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications with an emphasis on television production and broadcasting.