Bre’onna Richardson joined the 13WMAZ team in August 2020 as a Multi-Skilled Journalist.
She attended Howard University in the nation’s capital. She graduated magna cum laude in May 2019 with a Bachelor of Arts in Media, Journalism & Film.
At Howard, she was a member of the HU Bisonettes Dance Team and Jewels, Incorporated Mentoring Organization. In 2018, she became a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.
After her undergraduate studies, she attended Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois, to pursue her Master of Science in Journalism degree. There, she worked as a student reporter for Medill News Service and Chicago Access Network Television.
Over the years, Bre’onna landed three internships – Local 4 News Detroit, NBC 4 Washington and NBC 5 Chicago.
Bre’onna was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan. After spending a majority of her time in the Midwest, she is excited to be in the South! She enjoys participating in community service and mentoring young girls. If you see her around, feel free to say “Hi!”
If you have a story idea, you can email Bre’onna at BreRichard@13wmaz.com or connect with her on Twitter @BreonnaTV.