Hometown: Micah was born in Memphis, TN but grew up in St. Louis, MO.
Education: Micah is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia (Mizzou) where she earned her Bachelor of Journalism degree with an emphasis in broadcast.
Career: Micah joined WBTV News in November 2016 as reporter for WBTV News This Morning.
Before coming to Charlotte, Micah worked at WJHL News Channel 11 in Johnson City, TN as a weekday morning reporter for 3 years.
Prior to working in Johnson City, Micah worked as a reporter, anchor, and producer for KOMU 8 News, the NBC affiliate in Columbia, MO. Micah also interned for NBC’s Today Show during the 2012 London Olympics.
Big Coverage: Micah reported on College Football’s Biggest Game Ever, The Battle at Bristol at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Micah also reported on a multi-state Amber Alert for Carly Trent, a 10-year-old girl who was kidnapped by her Uncle. The story gained national attention.
Hobbies: Micah loves to travel in her spare time. But most days she’s watching a documentary or reading a good book. Micah is a big college football fan and enjoys cheering on the Missouri Tigers in her spare time.
Organizations: Micah is a proud member of the Charlotte Chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ). She is also an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc..
Micah is excited to be a member of the WBTV team and looks forward to meeting and interacting with you! If you are an early riser, and you have a great morning show idea send it Micah’s way at MicahSmith@wbtv.com.
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