Schalischa Petit-De joined the 2 NEWS team in October 2020 as a Digital Content Producer. As a Columbus, Ohio native, Schalischa is excited to continue her journalism career in Dayton, only a short drive from home.
Schalischa graduated from Otterbein University with a degree in journalism and media communication in 2019. During her time in college, she interned at WDTN’s sister station, WCMH, and was a social media intern at Franklin County Emergency Management.
Prior to joining 2 NEWS, Schalischa spent the last year as a production assistant at a Columbus station. Schalischa takes pride in reporting and loves her responsibility to quickly and accurately inform the community.
In her free time, you can find Schalischa reading a rom-com novel, watching the latest superhero movie or going on a run.