Caroline Collins is the weekend anchor/reporter for 21 News 6 P.M. and 11 P.M.
Caroline Collins, 21 News weekend anchor and weeknight reporter, is excited to be back to her hometown covering the Valley's latest and breaking news.
After graduating from Kennedy Catholic High School in Hermitage, she attended Point Park University in Pittsburgh in their prestigious broadcast/journalism department. She earned a full golf scholarship and played on the Point Park University women's golf team for four years.
As a college athlete, she won many tournaments, scored two holes-in-one, and received prestigious scholar-athlete awards.
After graduating Magna Cum Laude with her Bachelor's Degree in Broadcasting On-Camera she moved to Erie, PA where she worked as a news reporter for the ABC and FOX affiliate.
Caroline is expanding her knowledge and zest in the news media field by pursuing a Master's Degree in Communication Technology with a specialization in Social Media. She is a full-time student and plans to graduate in the Fall of 2018.
As a broadcast journalist, Caroline has covered national and international events and issues. She had the opportunity to interview, then running mate, Mike Pence, and cover the presidential candidates as they made stops in the tri-state area.
Her work doesn't stop at the anchor desk or in the classroom. Caroline is a very active community member in her hometown of West Middlesex. She is partnered with the Folds of Honor Foundation, a national organization that provides educational scholarships to the spouses or family members of men and women killed or disabled while serving our great nation. She is the leader of her own Annual Golf for Patriots outing where she has now raised more than $25,000 for the organization. With the funds that Caroline donated, Folds of Honor Foundation has provided five $5,000 educational scholarships to Pennsylvania military dependents.
When Caroline isn't covering the news or studying, she enjoys hitting the links, watching and attending PGA Tour events, going to yoga class and following sports teams. She loves cheering on the Pittsburgh Steelers, Penguins and Pirates.
Caroline works hard to bring attention to the important stories of the people in the Valley. Caroline is on the cutting edge of digital media and shares news updates, developments and breaking stories on all social media platforms.
Caroline plans to continue her career in the Valley offering breaking news to your home in all venues of news coverage.