Danielle Dellorto Departing CNN; Senior Medical Producer Leaves As Turner 2020 Downsizing Continues

Danielle Dellorto is the latest name added to the growing list of those departing CNN,  as part of its Turner 2020 downsizing. Dellorto is CNN’s senior medical producer; the series Sanjay Gupta, M.D. was among the shows to get the ax nearly two weeks ago as the cable news network cut its medical team. She leaves November 7 and said she’s heading to the West Coast for “my next chapter” in announcing her departure on Facebook:

BREAKING (life) NEWS: My dear friend & colleague Sanjay Gupta once told me: “Do one thing everyday that scares you, and in the process become the action figure of your own life.” Today, I did just that.

With all the recent changes at #CNN, I’m making the decision to take a leap and expand my wings outside the company. For 11 years CNN has been my home, my family. I’ve been to places in the world I never dreamed I’d go and got to tell stories that created change. I’ve reported from 14 countries… survived conflict zones, countless disaster zones. Heck, I even survived a kidnapping attempt in Pakistan and managed not to get Ebola while on the front line in West Africa. It has been one helluva ride.

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