Professional Experience

2021 to present: Reporter, WINK News

2019 - 2021: Reporter at WPDE ABC 15 in Conway, S.C.

Previously an intern at WESH 2 NEWS in Orlando, FL and WALB NEWS 10 in Albany, G.A.

News Philosophy

Find out what matters to people in the community and work to get answers to their questions. Be honest, impactful and accurate. Work every day to make the world a little brighter, a little kinder and leave everywhere you go a little bit better.

Hobbies, Interests & Community Involvement

Traveling! I studied abroad in Segovia, Spain while in College and explored Europe! I love to find new places to go and learn more about the culture, people, and of course food!


Bachelor of Science in Human Communication, University of Central Florida.

Likes best about Southwest Florida

Being closer to my huge family! Now I can go home for birthdays and events, instead of Facetiming in!


Miami, Fla.

Willie Battle honored with street designation after decades of service in Dunbar

Decades of service working to make the Dunbar community a better place. Willie Battle is being honored with a street designation on Henderson Avenue in Fort Myers. That will extend three blocks from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard to North of B Street. Battle is 81 years old, but his work in Dunbar isn’t […]

New details on break-in at Naples Police Department

WINK News is learning more about a disturbing break-in at the Naples Police Department, where a man forced his way in, causing damage before leaving with police gear. Teresa Heitmann, the Mayor of Naples, told WINK News it baffles her that someone could break into the police department. Going on to say it’s even more […]

Remaining questions, concerns after Naples Police Department break-in

Security concerns after Naples Police said a man forced his way into their headquarters and took off with tactical clothing. In a statement, Naples PD said they are actively reviewing security measures at the department. And they’ve already begun fortifying the same door that Naples PD said Joseph Moulton used to get inside. The incident […]

Man accused of grabbing gear after breaking into Naples Police Department

A man is facing charges after breaking into the Naples Police Department and walking off with green tactical pants, a blue police uniform shirt, and a vest carrier. Then he’s accused of going to a 7-Eleven nearby before officers found and took him into custody. Based on the incident report WINK News got from the […]

Dunbar Easter Parade tradition keeps marching

The Dunbar Easter Parade was started in the early 1940s to give people of color a parade of their own when they couldn’t participate in the Edison Festival of Light. It remains a major event in the Dunbar community, especially for those who remember marching in it decades ago.