Jennifer Kielman

Jennifer Kielman

News anchor

East Texas

Jennifer Kielman joined the KLTV & KTRE news team in November 2017. You can find her co-anchoring East Texas News at 4 and KLTV 7 News at 10, alongside Anissa Centers.

Although Jennifer was born in Illinois, she calls Texas home. Her family is in the Dallas and San Antonio areas. Jennifer earned a Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism and Communications from Northern Illinois University. She has spent 14 years in the news business.

Jennifer most recently came to East Texas from KOLR in Springfield, MO, where she was an evening news anchor. Before that, she spent nearly seven years at another station in the Tyler market. She's also worked for stations in Louisiana, Arkansas and Wisconsin.

Her work has been recognized by several journalism organizations, including the Missouri Broadcasters Association and Texas Association of Broadcasters. When she's not working, you'll find her enjoying time with her family. Jennifer is married to Coleman.

And together, they have an amazing son, named Charlie. Two adorable weiner dogs make them a family of five.


  • Northern Illinois University, Broadcast Journalism and Communications

Recent Articles by Jennifer

  WATCH: Sparks fly during police chase on I-20 from Kaufman County to Marshall

  WATCH: Jennifer Kielman looks at protocols for reopening businesses

  WATCH: Chief Nursing Officer speaks about her challenging profession

  ETN: Jennifer Kielman shares her weekend observations and some fun with Blake Shelton

Texas Rangers investigating officer-involved shooting at home of off-duty Longview police officer

Roadway reopens after fatal wreck in Van Zandt County cleared

Wreck causes portion of Interstate 20 in Gregg County to shut down

Popular East Texas off-road park closes for good

UPDATE: Boil order lifted for the City of White Oak

Body recovered from remains of house fire in Panola County

Last surviving member of the first Rangerette line has died at 94

Smith County fire crews responding to house fire

  David Beard, 'The Catfish King,' has died, family confirms

  Man found dead during SWAT situation in Longview was wanted on murder charge

Family, Law enforcement actively looking for missing Eagle Landing man

  Wife, witnesses pulled man out of water at Tyler State Park, CPR unsuccessful

Pine trees catch fire around Smith County business

Crews searching for missing 70-year-old man at Lake O' The Pines

Firefighters checked out possible explosion on Hwy 271, find no fire or damage

VIDEO: Cade Foehner talks about leaving American Idol, who he's voting for, more

Public meeting date announced to discuss Robert E. Lee High School name change

UPDATE: Missing Tyler woman found safe, vehicle still missing

Longview Police release picture of bank robbery suspect

Witness: After bicyclist struck on 271, passersby stopped, administered CPR

Tyler Junior College receives its largest gift in the history of the college

Barbara Bush an advocate for Literacy, gave back to Tyler

Thousands without power in East Texas Storms

Man hit by vehicle, taken to hospital

Suspect in shooting of woman in Longview turns himself in to police

Possible injuries after truck drives straight into Tyler building