Lauren Fluker joined the WJTV News Team as a Digital Journalist in December of 2014. Before coming to WJTV she graduated with honors from Clark Atlanta University with a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Media Arts with a television emphasis.
While Lauren is a native of Dallas, Texas and a huge Cowboys fan, she has deep family roots in Mississippi. Prior to her work at WJTV, Lauren worked as a reporter for our sister-station WHLT, she interned at WNBC in New York City and WXIA in Atlanta, Georgia. Additionally, she is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists. However, her most valuable journalistic experience came as she reported on the global impact of the NBA in Istanbul, Turkey.
Lauren is a proud mother, who cherishes parenthood and spending time with her young son.
When she isn’t Getting You Answers on WJTV 12, her hobbies include watching sports, physical fitness, and her guilty pleasure—reality TV.