Jala Anderson is new
director of internships

 

Jala Anderson has joined the staff of the School of Communications as its director of internships and special projects. A graduate of Northwestern University who completed three summer internships while in school, her most recent job in communications was with the news staff at WFMY-TV, the CBS affiliate in Greensboro.

Anderson has 10 years of professional broadcast experience. She got her start in West Virginia, spent three years as a reporter and news anchor at the ABC affiliate in Toledo, Ohio, then moved to WNCN-TV in Raleigh-Durham before becoming a reporter and news anchor at WFMY.

Anderson is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and serves on the board of directors of the YMCA in Greensboro. She's replacing former internship director Leah Kessler, who recently married and moved out of the Elon area. Anderson has been working with Elon students who are interns this summer. She also recently went to Washington, D.C., on intern site visits and to attend the UNITY conference.

 

 

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