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Published: Tuesday, August 09, 2016 @ 12:11 PM
Born and raised in Dayton, Ohio, Letitia Perry is a product of the public school system. After graduating from Meadowdale High School in Dayton, she went on to earn a Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcast/Cinematic Arts at Central Michigan University in Mount Pleasant. Michigan.
During her final year of study there, she joined the staff of the CMU Public Broadcasting Center; with stations serving central and northern parts of the state, as well as parts of the northern-lower peninsula.
While there, Letitia was a radio host for NPR’s Morning Edition and All Things Considered, as well as various programs on the television site of the operation.
In 1992, Letitia moved to Columbus, Ohio, accepting a news producer position at WCBE-FM; licensed to the Columbus Board of Education. She continued in that capacity until her hometown return in 1996; accepting the position of News Director at WROU-FM and WRNB-FM. She was appointed Director of Community and Public Affairs four years later.
Letitia made the move to WHIO-TV in Spring 2001; as a general assignment reporter. In 2006, she was named co-anchor of the 11 p.m. newscast with long-time anchor Jim Baldridge, and later with James Brown. She moved shifts again in the Summer of 2012, currently co-anchoring News Center 7 ‘s Daybreak Edition from 5-7 a.m. weekdays.
Letitia is a member of Mount Olive Baptist Church in Dayton, and serves the community in many capacities. She enjoys traveling, shopping and reading.
Letitia is also the proud mother of twins; Jade and Jewel.
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