Katie Wilkinson

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Katie Wilkinson

Primary Function: Reporter
Email: katietw@live.unc.edu
Hometown: Wilson, NC
Major: Broadcast Journalism
Year: Graduate Student

Bio: Katie Wilkinson received her Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcast and Video Production from Barton College in May 2015. While earning her undergraduate degree, Katie developed the first Barton College Sports Update television show. Additionally, Katie was part of the first webcast Play-by-Play team for Barton College sporting events. She has served as a color-commentator for Time Warner Cable and worked as an intern with WNCN in Raleigh.

Following her graduation, Katie has worked with USA Baseball as a Coordinator of Communications and UNC Asheville as an athletics Multimedia Assistant. Most recently, she was employed by WFMY News 2 as a Production Assistant and Wingate University Athletics as a sideline reporter for ESPN3 broadcasts.

Katie specializes in Broadcasting, and plans to pursue a position as a Sideline Reporter with a Sports Television Network upon the completion of her degree.