Nikole Killion

Published On: Mar 16 2012 08:54:12 AM HST

Nikole Killion is a correspondent for Hearst Television’s Washington bureau. You can catch her reports any weekday morning.

Some of her most notable stories include the death of Massachusetts Sen. Ted Kennedy, the 2008 presidential campaign and the first U.S. visit of Pope Benedict XVI.

Nikole is no stranger to politics. She joined Hearst from WJLA-TV in Washington, where she served as a general assignment reporter and substitute anchor.

Before moving to the nation's capital, Nikole worked on air at WHAG-TV in Hagerstown, Md., WKYT-TV in Lexington, Ky., and Black Entertainment Television.

Nikole began her broadcasting career as an assignment editor and field producer at NBC News in New York, where she covered the World Trade Center collapse on 9/11.

Nikole is a member of the White House Correspondents' Association, the National Association of Black Journalists and serves on the Board of Visitors for the Institute on Political Journalism. She is a graduate of Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.