Katrina O’Brien joined News Channel 11 as a reporter in 2023, coming from Long Island, New York.
Katrina has reported on a wide range of topics of stories, including the ‘Little Sister’ Statue of Liberty arriving at NYC’s Ellis Island from France, veterans and advocates demanding improvements of mental health services in the VA and more.
A New York native, she graduated from Hofstra University in December 2022 with her master’s in journalism. She also attended the State University of New York College at Old Westbury where she received her bachelor’s in communications and media. During her undergrad, she was the weekly anchor for Old Westbury’s ‘The Weekly Brief.’
Following her studies, she was a reporter for WRHU Radio Hofstra University and the Long Island Advocate.
When Katrina is not at the station, you can find her exploring what the Tri-Cities has to offer, on the beach in the summer and hanging out with her dogs, Lykos and Guinness.