Taylor Shaw

Audience Growth Producer • The News & Observer • Raleigh, NC
Last edited June 8, 2018

Taylor’s bio as a 2015 Diversity Fellow:

Taylor is a digital content producer at WATE-TV in Knoxville, Tenn. Her primary roles at the television station include managing social media content, directing digital initiatives and ensuring WATE.com and mobile platforms are constantly updated, focusing on breaking news. Before moving to Tennessee, Taylor was a video editor at the Investigative Reporting Workshop in Washington, D.C. while attending American University. She graduated in 2014 with a Master’s in journalism, specializing in broadcast. She covered her hometown, Durham, N.C., while reporting for the Triangle Tribune — the state’s only Sunday newspaper that specially targets African-Americans in Durham, Orange and Wake counties. Taylor graduated from Peace College (William Peace University) in Raleigh, N.C. with a bachelor’s degree in mass communication in 2012. Her professional interests include creative storytelling on mobile and social platforms, curating content for mobile web and building community through interaction.