Briana Harper joined the WCTI news team in August 2014. She's a North Carolina native, born and raised in the beautiful mountains of Asheville.
Briana is a 2013 graduate from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she earned a bachelor's degree in Electronic Communications. While an undergrad, Briana interned at several television stations in the Raleigh-Durham area, including ABC 11, WRAL, and NBC-17.
Her journalism experience includes working as a multimedia journalist at GTN News in Gainesville, Fla. In this position, Briana had the opportunity to cover the VA Hospital investigations, as well as interview the Florida governor. Briana is also a proud member of the National Association of Black Journalists.
When she isn't reporting, she enjoys traveling, photography, and spending time with family.
If you have any story ideas for Briana, feel free to email her at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also keep up with her latest stories via social media by following her on Twitter @BriHarper_TV or liking her Facebook page.