1972-2018: A timeline of Bill Leslie's career
Posted June 12, 2018 12:30 p.m. EDT
Updated July 13, 2018 11:14 a.m. EDT
Bill Leslie has done a lot at WRAL -- and he did a lot before he got here!
Here's a look at his professional career throughout the years.
1972 - Graduated from UNC
1972 - Reporter and Anchor at WKIX Radio, Raleigh
1975 - Left KIX to become Radio News Director at WTAR, Norfolk
1976 - Left WTAR, Norfolk for KULF Radio in Houston
1977 - Named News Director at KULF, Houston
1979 - Left KULF, Houston for WRAL-FM as News Director
1980 - WRAL-FM & NC News Network News Director
1984 - Became WRAL-TV News Managing Editor
1986 - WRAL-TV Weekend Anchor & Tar Heel Traveler
1988 - WRAL-TV Environmental Reporter
1993 - WRAL-TV Morning News Co-Anchor
1996 - WRAL TV Morning and Co-Noon Anchor
2018 - Retired from WRAL anchor desk on June 29
Prior to 1972, Bill Leslie worked at radio stations in Morganton, Lenoir, High Point, Winston-Salem and Raleigh.