Amelia Heymann joined 8News in March of 2020 as a Digital Producer.
She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications with a focus in written journalism. She was a journalist at the Virginia Gazette in Williamsburg before joining WRIC. While more digitally focused now, she still loves writing stories that inform the community.
Outside of the newsroom Amelia loves to discover new local restaurants, craft accessories, spend time with friends, and roam around in the city.
She also enjoys Japanese pop culture and all things pink.