Intisar Faulkner joins us the Good Morning Meridian team from the Midwest.
Born in Fort Worth, TX, Intisar grew up in St. Louis, MO and attended Missouri State University in Springfield, MO. She obtained degrees in Broadcast Journalism & Political Science, and recently received a Masters in Communications.
Before coming to the Queen City, Intisar was a radio anchor and reporter at KTTS News in Springfield. During her time there, she covered severe flooding and tornadoes in the Ozarks, President Trump’s visits to Springfield, the resignation of a former governor and a high-profile murder trial.
In 2019 she won two Missouri Broadcasters Association Awards for “Best News Series” and “Breaking News Weather Coverage.”
Beyond her broadcasting achievements, Intisar is a co-founder of the ELEVATE Women’s Empowerment Brunch, a networking event geared towards young female professionals. She is also a proud member of the National Association of Black Journalists.
In her spare time, Intisar enjoys traveling, movies, and trying new foods. The spicier the better!
Intisar is thrilled to be in Meridian and looks forward to meeting new people and learning about the history and culture in East Mississippi and West Alabama!