Janay is a multimedia journalist and fill-in anchor at KYOU in Ottumwa, IA. Janay joined the KYOU team in 2018. Janay was born in Baltimore, MD and raised in Charlotte, NC. This is her first time living in a Midwest and is enjoying every second of it. Janay is a graduate from Winthrop University where she studied Mass Communication and Political Science. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated and the National Association of Black Journalist (NABJ). A few fun facts about Janay is that she loves to laugh, enjoys superhero movies, cookies, and trying new foods.