Katie Jeffries '09 hasn't wasted any time pursuing her dream job. She found her love for news while interning in a newsroom as an E-Media student. She was hooked and now considers it a lifestyle, not just a job.
She joined the First Coast News team in Jacksonville, Florida in 2012 as a traffic anchor and general assignment reporter. Katie covers a wide range of topics, however she thrives on the excitement of breaking news.
Prior to moving to Jacksonville, Katie was Greenville Bureau Chief and Weekend Morning Anchor for an ABC/Fox network affiliate in North Carolina where she covered Hurricane Irene in 2011.
She was recently featured in Jacksonville Magazine.