Personal Profile

Kayla McKinney is a junior at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU), where she is majoring in broadcast journalism. She hit the ground running her freshman year, volunteering and assisting the production team for TV 20 News on multiple projects. Later, she began strengthening her skills as a writer, acting as the head content writer for Maggie Rose Salon and as staff writer for the student print media outlets at FAMU. Currently, she serves as the Assistant News Editor of The Famuan, the newspaper at the university. Kayla aspires to pursue a career in television/film production as a writer/director/producer. When she is not learning and perfecting her craft, she loves to travel and hopes to visit every continent one day. Her goal is to bring out stories of marginalized groups and shine a light on the overlooked.


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