Angelica is a native of Dayton, Ohio. She graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a B.A. in Communication. She decided to further her education in Chicago at DePaul University, where she obtained a master’s degree in Journalism.
During her time at DePaul, she worked for the student-run newscast, “Good Day DePaul.” She also worked as an intern at Chicago’s public radio station, WBEZ.
Her broadcasting career began in Chicago at WGN-TV, where she was a writer and fill-in producer for the stations 24-hour network CLTV.
Angelica was introduced to the world of journalism at a young age. Some of her earliest childhood memories include being on the scene of breaking news stories with her father, who at the time, was a photographer at a local television station in her hometown.
Her curiosity for the world, coupled with a strong passion for storytelling is the reason she decided to pursue a career in journalism. Angelica wants to positively impact peoples lives through her ability to tell a story.
Angelica holds membership in various professional organizations including, Society of Professional Journalists, National Association of Black Journalists, and Association of Women Journalists. She is also a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. where sisterhood and service is at the forefront of the organization’s mission.
When Angelica is not reporting, she enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with friends and family.
Please email her at Angelica.Robinson@wane.com with any story ideas.