Jessica Gavin joins WLIO as the co-anchor for the weekday 6 and 11 pm shows. Jessica comes to us after spending two years as a reporter at NBC affiliate WFIE in Evansville, Indiana. Before that, she was a reporter at local FOX/CBS in Beckley, West Virginia.
Born in Miami, Jessica grew up in Hampton Roads, Virginia and graduated from Liberty University. There, she was involved as on-air talent on the campus television station. She also was the sideline reporter at Liberty football and hockey games.
She’s interviewed presidential candidates, governors and United States senators. Jessica has covered everything from Hurricane Sandy, the Charleston Water Crisis and the Greenbrier Classic PGA Tour.
When not on the clock, Jessica enjoys being actively involved with her community. She is a board member of the local American Red Cross, a "Big" with Big Brothers Big Sisters, an active member of Sertoma Club, and very involved with the Lima-Allen County Chamber of Commerce's Young Professionals group. She loves trying out local eateries and taking in a community theatre production or concert performance.