Diploma acquired: Bachelor’s diploma in journalism
Alma mater: Howard College (District of Columbia)
U.S. Information rank: 83 (tie), Nationwide Universities
Since becoming a member of CNN in 2000, Fredricka Whitfield has reported on quite a few groundbreaking occasions inside and out of doors of the U.S., together with the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, the 2008 Beijing Summer season Olympics and the 2009 presidential inauguration. She anchors CNN Newsroom’s weekend version along with her correspondent duties. Her work has garnered quite a few awards, together with accolades from the Related Press and the Society of Skilled Journalists.