Riley Phillips

Riley is excited to call Ohio home! She grew up in the Sunshine State and is a proud graduate of Florida State University. She began her journalism career at WVNS 59News in Beckley, West Virginia where she started as a Multimedia Journalist and later became the Evening Anchor. Riley loves the outdoors and is ready to explore the Miami Valley! 

Riley joined the 2 NEWS Weekend team in October 2021. She joins Storm Team 2 Meteorologist Carly Smith Saturday and Sunday.

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  • Birthday: June 15 
  • Hometown: Wellington, FL 
  • Top Five Interests: hiking, cooking, reading, spending time with family/friends, working out with Peloton 
  • Favorite music: Love it all! 
  • Favorite movie: Forest Gump 
  • Favorite shows: Friends, The Office, The West Wing  
  • Favorite Book: Where the Crawdads Sing 
  • Heroes: My mom and dad 
  • One person I’d like to have dinner with: Savannah Guthrie  

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