Winnie Wright joined the THV11 team in October of 2015 as a reporter. Winnie grew up in Rome, Georgia, a beautiful suburb in the Appalachian Foothills. She joins THV11 from Tallahassee, Florida where she served as the South Georgia Bureau Chief.
In 2012, Winnie graduated Magna Cum Laude from The University of Alabama with a double-major in Telecommunications and Film and also Political Science.
While attending UA, Winnie had the opportunity to intern as a reporter at WVUA in Tuscaloosa, and also spent a summer abroad interning for the Lord Mayor of Dublin in Ireland.
She is a member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, The Golden Key International Honour Society, and the Radio Television Digital News Association.
In her spare time, Winnie most enjoys volunteering for causes she's most passionate about, including pet rescue and veterans services. She can typically be found exploring her surroundings with her dog, Bear, whipping up something in the kitchen, or cheering on The Tide.