Lori Mitchell is a general assignment reporter and substitute anchor for News 2.
She is thrilled to be working in Music City.
Lori describes her career as “a journey up and down Interstate 65.”
Before joining the WKRN team in January 2007, Lori was the primary anchor and general assignment reporter at WBKO in Bowling Green, Kentucky.
She brought the daily news to viewers each night at 5 & 6 o’clock. Lori grew up in South Central Kentucky and graduated from Western Kentucky University, where she earned a degree in broadcasting.
During college, she interned at WRTV in Indianapolis, IN.
Before working in television, Lori anchored newscasts at WLCK-WVLE radio in Scottsville, KY.
Lori has spent the last few years dedicated to supporting breast-cancer awareness causes and has been active with the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.
When Lori isn’t working, you can find her running around one of Middle Tennessee’s beautiful parks, training for her next marathon or spending time with her husband.