Veronika Vernachio is an aspiring multimedia journalist with a passion for storytelling. She interned at WPBF 25 news in West Palm Beach and WKMG News 6 in Orlando as a news intern working closely with reporters, producers, anchors, and digital journalists to learn the structure of a newsroom.
As a student at the University of Florida she works as a reporter and anchor for WUFT-TV news learning the skills to pitch, interview, write and produce stories for WUFT’s First-at-Five show, which is the local PBS affiliate. In addition to reporting, she works on WUFT’s production crew to help assist with running the audio board during the live production and Technical Directing.
She’s currently working as a media relations intern for UF Health News where she works with the UF Health Communications to help send out press releases and create content for social media. She also coordinates interview through UF Health with a variety of stations, newspapers and media companies from all over.
She hopes that by graduation in Fall of 2018, she will have gained the skills to be a TV reporter.