Megan Hickey joined Newscenter 16 in September 2013 as a general assignment reporter.
Megan earned her master’s degree from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism in June 2013. At Medill, she majored in broadcast videography and financial reporting and did an internship with Bloomberg News in Manhattan as a member of the finance/insurance team.
Megan graduated from Georgetown University in May of 2012 where she had plenty of opportunities to experience the DC journalism world. Megan interned at CNN for “The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer,” at ABC7/WJLA in Arlington, WTOP News Radio in DC, and DC50-the CW. Megan also worked as a freelancer covering tech policy on Capitol Hill for publications like USATODAY, Marketwatch, UPI.com, and McClatchy.
When she’s not reporting or catching up on the news, Megan enjoys singing – whenever and wherever she can. She was a music major at Georgetown and has performed and competed as a classically trained opera singer.
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