Valerie joined the KATC 3 News Team in July, 2014. She graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communication with a concentration in electronic media.
During her time at SELU, Valerie served as a reporter and anchor for the award winning college news program, "Northshore News", where she reported university, parish and statewide news. She was a member of the nationally ranked Lionette Dance Team at SELU for four years. She interned at WDSU Channel 6 in New Orleans as a reporter and producer.
Valerie loves to dance and still dances and teaches in any free time that she finds. She likes to read, workout, cook and spend time outdoors in her spare time. She also enjoys traveling home to Ponchatoula,LA to visit all of her family and friends.
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