Erin McElroy joined WGN Morning News in April 2011. She currently covers traffic, as well as live and breaking news via Skycam 9.
Two years prior to covering traffic, Erin had been working at WGN-TV as a per-diem general assignment reporter for WGN News. Before reporting with WGN, she helped launch the station’s online traffic reporting show CommunterCast in 2007 and worked as a traffic anchor on CLTV.
Prior to WGN, Erin was a weekend news anchor and general assignment reporter at WDJT-TV in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She also worked as a reporter for WSBT-TV in South Bend, Indiana, and at WREX-TV in Rockford, Illinois, as a reporter and morning anchor.
Erin graduated from Columbia College in Chicago with a Bachelor of Science in Broadcast Journalism.