Born and raised in the Windy City, Taryn made her journey to the North Coast this past February. Her passion for TV news started at a young age when she would watch Full House and see Danny Tanner’s morning show Wake Up San Francisco. She knew from that point on she wanted to pursue a career in television.
Taryn attended Western Kentucky University where she majored in Broadcasting and Communication Studies with a minor in Sales. During her time in college she anchored for her college’s news station News Channel 12 , and also sat as a Social Media Manager for The National Broadcasting Society. In the summer of 2018 she did a summer internship at Hawaii News Now. She traveled all over the Island of Oahu chasing stories and learning how to report all while soaking up the waves.
You can catch Taryn bright and early for the morning show, Redwood News Morning. She loves to wake up Humboldt County with a smile every weekday. If you see Taryn around give her a hello. She enjoys getting to know every aspect of the community.
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