Andrea Morehead anchors Indianapolis based WTHR Eyewitness News weeknights at 5 p.m. and 11 p.m. Andrea also hosts a Saturday radio show from 2:00 to 3:00 pm on “AM 1310 The Light.” The radio show “13 on 1310” is a week in review of the major news stories that broadcast on Channel 13, offering viewers and listeners alike an opportunity to discuss the issues that affect them while providing in-depth analysis and conversation with local newsmakers.
Andrea has been with Channel 13 since 1999. She has field-anchored major events around the globe, including the 2000 NBA Championships, 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia, 2002 Final Four in Atlanta, Georgia and the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah.
An Anderson, Indiana native, Andrea knows the central Indiana community well and is actively involved in numerous organizations. You can count on her involvement annually at the Susan G. Komen Indianapolis Race for the Cure, The Mayor’s Diversity Awards Program, Indiana Black Expo Summer Celebration and Circle City Classic, George Rawls Public Health Awards, United Negro College Fund Scholarship Program, Indiana Humanities Council Leadership Summit, and 5K Run/Walk for Sickle Cell.
Andrea sits on the boards of the Indianapolis Press Club and IUPUI University Library. She’s also a member of the Indianapolis Association of Black Journalists, National Association of Black Journalists. She also serves on the board of Noble of Indiana, helping people with disabilities. In 1991, she earned her B.A. in Communications/Journalism, graduating summa cum laude from Howard University. Andrea earned her Doctor of Jurisprudence from Indiana University in 1996