HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Aiyana Willoughby is a multi-skilled journalist with WZDX in Huntsville.
She graduated from Appalachian State University in 2021, with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism with a minor in New Media and Digital Cultures. Roll "Neers!
While at Appalachian, she was a Plemmons Leadership Scholar and the president of the Chancellor’s Student Advisory Board. As an intern for APP-TV, Aiyana covered community events and stories in the High Country.
Aiyana is originally from Charlotte, N.C. and enjoys going back to visit her family. She is a big fan of Carolina Panthers football and the Charlotte Hornets.
During her younger years in The Queen City she was involved in cheerleading and gymnastics.
When she’s not in the studio you can find Aiyana in the gym working out. Aiyana also enjoys drinking coffee, reading and doing yoga in her spare time. Most of all she loves to travel and explore new places.
Sharing news and covering stories is her passion and she is excited to learn more about The Tennessee Valley.