Jade Burks is a Multimedia Journalist at WVVA. She joined our news team in January 2019 as a Newscast Producer, then moved in front of the camera in October.
A Mercer County native, Jade graduated from Princeton Senior High School in 2014.
She began her career in journalism at West Virginia University, where she majored in Broadcast Journalism with emphasis in Sports Communication and Communication Studies.
In Morgantown, she interned for the WVU Hockey Team and wrote about Mountaineer Football for The Armchair All-Americans.
When she's not working, Jade enjoys watching sports, spending time with her family and her cat, Leo.
Jade is excited to work for her hometown TV station, and she looks forward to telling the stories of the area and its people.
If you see Jade, make sure to stop and say hello.
If you have a story idea, send her an e-mail at email@example.com.