Devon joined the WTVY news team in May of 2009 as an intern.
Her internship led to a job producing Live@Lunch. Since then, she’s produced News 4 at 5, the weekend shows, and a bureau reporter.
During the summer of 2012, Devon was promoted to the anchor of the News 4 This Saturday Morning at 8 a.m. She loves the fun atmosphere and delicious food the show provides.
Devon graduated from Troy University in May of 2009 with a broadcast journalism degree. While at Troy, Devon anchored and reported for the award-winning TrojanVision news team, was a Trojan Ambassador, and had a fellowship with University Relations.
Devon was born and raised here in the Wiregrass. She graduated with honors from Ashford High School and grew up watching WTVY.
Devon is grateful to be able to work where she calls home and bring viewers the news that matters to them.
In her free time, Devon enjoys reading blogs and mystery novels, trying out new recipes (especially desserts!), spending time with her friends and family, and playing with her dog, Reese.
You can find her on Facebook or Twitter by searching her name.
|Just The Facts|
|Birthday? Sept 18||Hometown? Ashford, AL|
|Alma Mater? Troy University||Number of kids? None|
|Number of siblings? 1 sister - Shanda||Number of pets (and names)? 3 dogs: Reese – terrier mix, Missy – pug, Daisy – bulldog mix; 1 Cat - SweetPea|
|When did you join WTVY? May 2009||What's the word that best describes WTVY? Storyteller|
|What's the best thing in the Wiregrass? My Family||What scares you? Frogs!|
|What are your hobbies? Baking, playing with my dogs, playing softball, and reading cookbooks and blogs||If you could only watch one TV program, what would it be? This is hard. I am a TV addict! I love How I Met Your Mother and Glee.|
|Who is your favorite actor/actress? Tom Hanks/Reese Witherspoon||What is your favorite movie? Now and Then|
|What movie do you never want to see again? Star Wars||What toys did you play with as a child? Barbie’s, Baby Dolls, Make-up|
|As a child, what did you want to be? Teacher||Do you embrace technology or run away from it? I run away as fast as possible! I think my TV is older than I am.|
|Do you text message? Yes… way too often.||What/who's on your iPod? Taylor Swift, Wicked the Musical Soundtack, and a lot of 80s music|
|What or who was your last Google? Chic-Fil-A||Do you have any hidden talents? I can spot a shoe sale a mile away.|
|What's your guilty pleasure? Chocolate, sushi, and pedicures||Dream Vacation? Anywhere! Greece, Italy, Sweden, New York, ect. I haven’t traveled much, but I have a strong desire to see the world!|