Julie Donaldson reprises her role with NBC Sports Group as a newsdesk host during the Olympic Games in Rio, a role she previously held during the 2014 Sochi Winter Games.
Donaldson is currently an anchor and reporter for Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic, appearing on CSN Mid-Atlantic’s news and entertainment programs, including its daily news show SportsNet Central. Donaldson contributes coverage to NBC Sports Group properties, including the National Heads-Up Poker Tour, beach volleyball, and the Kentucky Derby.
Donaldson joined Comcast SportsNet in August 2010 after on-air positions in Boston, New York and Miami. Most recently, Donaldson served as a sports anchor and reporter for Boston’s WHDH-TV (NBC) and spent two years as a reporter for SportsNet New York (SNY), including the network’s inaugural season.
Donaldson began her career in Miami where she held a variety positions for FOX Sports, including FS Florida and FS South. She served as a longtime reporter for FS Florida’s Sports Rap, hosted SEC and ACC men’s basketball preview shows for FS South, and contributed to the network’s national broadcasts as a sideline reporter for ACC Sunday Night Hoops.
A graduate of the University of Florida, Donaldson currently resides in Washington, D.C.