Beairshelle Edmé joined the “2News Working For You” team in April 2014 and is a multimedia journalist, doing everything from reporting to photography to editing.
Prior to joining WDTN-TV & Dayton’s CW, Beairshelle was as a reporter and anchor for the Siouxland Tri-state region of Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota with KMEG-TV & KPTH-TV.
She began her news journey with Baltimore affiliates, WBAL-TV & WJZ-TV, where she began to cultivate her skills as a journalist. Beairshelle has a love for politics and journalism. She interned with NBC Universal’s “Meet the Press,” and there gained pivotal skills from an iconic and leading political Sunday morning show. Following her time at “Meet the Press,” she interned with CNN’s “State of the Union” and “Reliable Sources.” Her skills there were an unquestionable asset to the CNN Washington DC Bureau, not only for these programs, but as well as coverage throughout the 2012 Presidential Election.
Beairshelle is from Philadelphia. She’s an alumna of Loyola University of Maryland, where she graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and minors in Political Science and Spanish. She is also a member of the National Association of Black Journalists.
- Birthday: November 28
- Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
- Top Five Interests: Politics, Food, Music, Sports and Travel
- Favorite Music: All Genres, with the exception of heavy metal and rock.
- Favorite Movie: John Q; Pursuit of Happyness
- Favorite TV Show: Scandal, West Wing, Mad Men, House of Cards and Modern Family
- Favorite Book: The Bluest Eye; Upstairs in the White House
- Hero: Parents
- One Person You Would Like To Have Dinner With: My 85-year-old self