Markeya Thomas began her broadcasting career as a reporter in Killeen, TX and quickly worked her way up to the anchor desk. As an anchor and reporter, she used social media to break stories and connect with viewers. Her social media skills helped break important details during the April 2014 Fort Hood shooting.
Markeya then moved on to WCJB in Gainesville, Florida where she anchored the morning and noon shows.
Markeya received a B.A. from Georgia State University (Go Panthers!), where she studied Sociology and Journalism. While there, she studied global media and journalism during a study abroad trip to Istanbul, Turkey.
On a personal note, Markeya loves to connect with others both in-person and using social media.