Kyreon Lee

Morning Anchor

Kyreon joined the WMBD/WYZZ team in June 2021 as co-anchor of both WMBD This Morning and Good Day Central Illinois. 

Kyreon is a proud mama! She and her husband have two daughters, Mahlani and Harmoni. Originally from mid-Missouri, they are happy to call central Illinois their new home!

Kyreon is a 2018 graduate of the University of Missouri (MIZ!), where she obtained her Bachelor’s of Journalism with an emphasis in Radio-TV Anchoring and Reporting. She also obtained a minor in sociology. During her time at MU, Kyreon had the opportunity to anchor, report, and produce for the university-owned NBC station, KOMU 8 News.

Prior to moving to central Illinois, Kyreon was a multimedia journalist and fill-in anchor at KRCG-TV in Jefferson City, Missouri for three years. During her time at KRCG, she covered many events including the 2019 tornadoes in Jefferson City and Eldon. The coverage from the team won a National Edward R. Murrow award.

Outside of work, Kyreon enjoys time with her baby girl, shopping on Amazon, traveling, and watching a good show on Netflix!

You can catch Kyreon on-air Monday through Friday on WMBD This Morning from 5:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m., and Good Day Central Illinois on WYZZ from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., and WMBD News at Noon.

Feel free to follow Kyreon on Facebook and Twitter, or email her at If you see her in public, don’t be afraid to say hello!

Name pronunciation: Ky-ree-ahn

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