Lori Wilson joined the WSB-TV Channel 2 in 2017. She helps Georgians get ready for their day as the anchor for Channel 2 Action News This Morning from 4:30 a.m. - 7 a.m.
Lori has covered everything from Hurricane Irma and the coronavirus pandemic, to the passing of several legendary civil rights leaders here in Atlanta. Her most memorable moment was covering protests in Atlanta following the death of George Floyd.
Lori is an Emmy award-winning anchor and reporter. She graduated from Indiana University. Before joining WSB-TV, Lori worked in Indianapolis, Philadelphia, and Shreveport, Louisiana.
She is a children’s book author, a member of National Association of Black Journalists and the Delta Sigma Theta sorority.
The Southern Rural Black Women’s Initiative for Economic and Social Justice and Human Rights Watch say the numbers that show Black women are 1 1/2 times more likely to die from cervical cancer than their white counterparts are distressing.