Nafeesa joined the reporting roster at CTV Vancouver as full-time night reporter in April 2012. Part of her duties included flying above Metro Vancouver in Chopper 9 for breaking news on a daily basis.
She started her broadcast career at CKNW as a radio news reporter from 2006 to 2010. In 2006, she was a recipient of the George Garrett Award and in 2010 she was recognized with the 2010 ‘Broadcaster of Tomorrow’ Award by the B.C. Association of Broadcasters.
Nafeesa studied at UBC and majored in Anthropology and minored in Political Science before deciding to enroll in the BCIT Broadcast Journalism program. While at BCIT, she interned at Citytv, CTV Vancouver and CKNW Radio 980.
Nafeesa joined CTV Vancouver in September 2010 as a full-time news writer for CTV News and a fill-in reporter.
In her spare time, she enjoys singing in a choir, SCUBA diving and long-distance running.