Mikea Turner joined the WBOC news team in November of 2013 as a video journalist. Prior to WBOC, she was a general assignment news reporter and anchor at Prince George's Community Television, a cable news station anchored just two hours away from Delmarva's News Leader. Her most memorable experiences include coverage of the Washington Navy Yard shooting and both March on Washington events on the National Mall. At CTV, Mikea launched her very own inspirational segment that shed light on residents making a difference in the community.
Mikea graduated from Rutgers University in 2012. She majored in journalism/media studies and minored in Japanese. Prior to graduation, she interned with WUSA9 in Washington D.C., Entertainment Tonight/The Insider in New York, and served as a segment producer for Rutgers Television Network, RU-tv.
Mikea is a Maryland native with roots on the Eastern Shore of Virginia. She is excited to call Delmarva her new home! She has a passion for fashion, modeling, traveling and mentoring youth. Outside of the newsroom, you may find her at an event near you. Mikea enjoys meeting new people, trying new foods, ice skating and is always up for a new adventure.
If you have a good story idea, she wants to hear it! Feel free to send her an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.