Taniya Wright joined the WHAG news team in December 2013
Before moving to Maryland, Taniya worked as a producer at WFLA, the NBC affiliate in her hometown of Tampa, Florida. A basketball star at Tarpon Springs High School, she continued her education at the University of South Florida where she was a member of Kappa Delta sorority and the Order of Omega honor society. She graduated from USF with a degree in Mass Communications.
Taniya is very involved with the Special Operations Warrior Foundation, an organization very near to her heart that helps the children of fallen Special Operations soldiers attend college. She speaks at fundraising events across the United States for the foundation.
Taniya loves to meet new people, travel and be active. She has completed more than a dozen half marathons and in 2011, she was lucky enough to run in the world famous New York City Marathon.
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