Kayla Strayer is a reporter/weekend morning anchor for Good Morning Chattanooga Weekend, which airs Saturdays and Sundays from 6 a.m. to 7 a.m. and from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.
She has worked at stations in North Dakota, Ohio and in Knoxville.
She grew up in Mount Vernon, Ohio and graduated from Ohio State University.
She has a passion for telling stories that impact veterans and military members. One of her favorite experiences as a reporter was going with veterans on an Honor Flight to tour the war memorials in D.C.
She is excited to be back in East Tennessee, a place where she has always felt at home.
She loves being outside, hiking, running and trying her hand at gardening.
She has a rescue dog named Scarlet.
Her younger brother is a U.S. Navy sailor, currently deployed overseas.