Vivian Kwarm joined Heart of Illinois’ ABC as the evening co-anchor.
Armed with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Spelman College, during her matriculation, the pre-med student was able to take advantage of various professional opportunities.
In 2011, she landed her first internship at The White House in the Office of Presidential Correspondence , where she coordinated correspondence on behalf of the President on issues ranging from the economy, education, and health care, to foreign policy and civil rights.
After her experience at The White House, Vivian interned at O, The Oprah Magazine, The Dr. Oz Show, and Oprah.com.
Prior to this series of events, Vivian had plans for medical school to become a dermatologist, but after these life changing experiences, she knew she had discovered her true passion, broadcast journalism.
Vivian comes to Heart of Illinois ABC after serving as the morning anchor at WOAY-TV in Oak Hill, WV. She’s also worked as a morning reporter at WAAY-TV in Huntsville, AL.
In her free time, she enjoys traveling, dancing, and experiencing great food.