Annalisa Burgos joins KITV-4 with 20 years of experience as a news anchor/reporter/producer in nearly a dozen cities across the United States and Asia, most recently Manila. Annalisa loves telling stories about people making an impact in business, politics and lifestyle. 

While in the Philippines, she was anchor/managing editor at the ABS-CBN News Channel (broadcast internationally under The Filipino Channel) and led U.S. and global news coverage for the morning newscasts. She also hosted and produced a popular “Food Diplomacy” segment, where she talked politics and culture with diplomats from across the world.

Prior to that, she was an anchor/correspondent for Channel NewsAsia, an international news channel based in Singapore, and hosted "What's Cooking,” a weekly food and travel show. 

Before moving to Asia, Annalisa worked in New York as an anchor, reporter and editor for several major media companies, including Forbes, CNBC, HGTV, Yahoo and Bloomberg. 

Born in Los Angeles, she graduated from UCLA and Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism. She is a 2019 Jefferson Fellow of the East-West Center, studying immigration policy and issues in Hawaii, Korea, the Philippines and Australia.  

Connect with Annalisa at on Twitter and Instagram @annalisaburgos and