Kaylee Merchak is a 2015 Communication Arts and Journalism graduate from Marymount Manhattan College. She started her professional career in 2015 as a TV reporter for NewsChannel 10 in Amarillo, Texas. From there, she made the switch to the digital team to pursue her passion for writing.
In 2017, she started working with ABC 11 in Raleigh/Durham, North Carolina. There, she crafted her skills in creating digital-only videos and content, Google Analytics, and effective uses for social media in the news world.
She joined the WTNH in August 2019 and has enjoyed bringing impactful, local content, like her coverage with CT Recovers — mainly “a prescription for addiction.”
When she’s not working, she’s spending time with her beloved dog or writing. Story ideas or tips can be sent to her directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.