BIOGRAPHY: Kara Dixon is the membership chair for HRBMP and a reporter at WAVY TV-10.She has worked at WAVY for four years.
Kara grew up in Winchester, Virginia and is a graduate of the University of Maryland’s Philip Merrill College of Journalism.
At UMD, she participated in the CBC-UNC Diversity Fellowship Program led by UNC and WRAL.
During college, Kara was a member of Capital News Service and ViewFinder presented by the University of Maryland. Both programs won numerous regional and national awards.
She spent two years as a multimedia journalist at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas, where she covered everything from historic flooding to crime.
Kara is excited to be back in her home state reporting and has become an active member of the community.
When she is not at work or helping with HRBMP events, you can find her at church singing in the choir, helping to serve food to the homeless, or playing kickball.