Kaitlyn Kendall joined WPTA in May of 2018 as a multimedia journalist for both ABC21 and Fort Wayne’s NBC. Kaitlyn was born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana where she attended the University of Indianapolis. There, she worked as Executive Director of Broadcasting, Producer, Anchor, and Reporter for UIndyTV.
Kaitlyn is loving getting settled in the Fort Wayne area with her new Fiance and can’t wait to meet all the wonderful people of the town and seeing all that Fort Wayne has to offer. Kaitlyn’s favorite part of journalism is telling others stories.
Kaitlyn completed three internships while in school at WTHR TV, WISH, and WLFI. She served as President of UIndy’s Society of Professional Journalists Chapter and National Broadcasting Society.
When Kaitlyn is not doing news she can be found performing on the stage. She has danced for 19 years and has been in numerous musical theater productions. Kaitlyn enjoys running, yes for fun, and reading a good book. She has a passion for learning and enjoys teaching others and helping them achieve their goals. Kaitlyn enjoys hanging out with friends, is a huge family person and loves being an aunt to three beautiful babies. If you have any story ideas, or just want to say hello, feel free to contact her on Facebook or shoot her an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.