Shannon Baker is a digital reporter at WNCT. She started at WNCT in November of 2022.
Shannon graduated from Barton College in 2021 with a Bachelor of Science in Mass Communication. Her concentration was journalism, where she developed a passion for writing, interviewing and documenting people’s stories.
As a student, she was awarded membership to the Society of Collegiate Journalists for her work as a staff writer and editor of Barton’s student newspaper, The Collegiate. During her senior year at Barton, she interned with the Wilson Times as a reporter. She then spent a year and a half as an on-air radio personality in Rocky Mount, NC for the Lundy and Friends radio show on 98.5 the Big Dawg.