Shyla is currently a Junior at West Virginia University where she studies Broadcast Journalism with a minor in Communication Studies. Shyla recently joined the West Virginia Public Broadcasting newsroom as an intern, in hopes to learn more about voicing and what it means to be a news reporter for the radio.
At WVU, Shyla is a member of the News Staff for U92 and the Sports Staff for The Daily Athenaeum. She is currently the President of RTDNA within the Reed College of Media. Shyla is a Coxswain for the WVU Men's Rowing Team, where she holds the Vice President Position. She has been on two summer study abroad trips with the Reed College of Media, allowing her to travel to Hong Kong, China, South Korea and Japan.
Shyla is from Parkersburg, WV. She enjoys traveling and meeting new people. Shyla loves spending quality time with her friends and family. Shyla is passionate about the planet and being environmentally friendly. She loves learning and understanding other cultures.