Kayla joined the ABC 7 & FOX 22 news team in May of 2017. She got into journalism because she loves talking with people, and she's incredibly grateful to share the stories of Mainers throughout the region.
She got her start in broadcasting way back in middle school as a member of a morning announcements TV broadcast club, and her love for the news industry took off from there.
Kayla graduated from Penn State University in 2017 with degrees in broadcast journalism and Spanish. During her time as a student at Penn State, Kayla was an executive producer and reporter for the "Centre County Report", an Emmy award-winning student-run newscast. She studied abroad in Ronda, Spain and traveled to Panama with an international reporting class. Kayla kept busy in college, spending four years working as a student manager in the dining hall.
Kayla grew up in the village of Shawnee-on-Delaware, located in the Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania, so transitioning into life in Vacationland was a piece of cake! A self-described winter fanatic, she loves all things snow related, including hitting the slopes on her snowboard. She also likes hiking, kayaking or doing anything outdoors. She loves meeting new people so if you see her around, be sure to stop and say hi!
CALAIS - A Maine toddler is recovering at a Massachusetts hospital after suffering severe burns to 60 percent of his body Wednesday.
RAINBOW TOWNSHIP - Game wardens rescued a Fairfield man on a remote region of the Appalachian Trail in Rainbow Township Friday.
WALDO COUNTY - The two Stockton Springs parents accused of killing a 10-year-old girl will be tried separately.
ELLSWORTH - The Hancock County Grand Jury has indicted a Bucksport woman on the charge of operating a meth lab
ELLSWORTH - The Hancock County Grand Jury has indicted a Richmond man for allegedly shooting his father.
NORMANDY, FRANCE - A handful of Mainers were overseas Thursday to honor those who fought during the D-Day invasion at Normandy 75 years ago.
BANGOR - Authorities have identified the human remains found in a wooded area off Stillwater Avenue in Bangor in late April.
PORTLAND - The jury is now set for the trial of a man accused of shooting and killing a Somerset County sheriff's deputy.
SKOWHEGAN - Skowhegan police have identified the man killed in an accident on Route 2 Tuesday afternoon.
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