Charmayne Brown joined the WFXR News Team in July 2018. She is the Morning News Anchor for Good Day Virginia. She comes to Virginia from South Carolina.
Charmayne is an award-winning journalist with nearly 20 years of industry experience. She’s been a managing editor, producer, reporter; both general assignments and investigative, and filled in on the anchor desk. Charmayne has worked in Fort Myers and Jacksonville, Florida; Harrisonburg, Virginia; and both Charleston and Spartanburg, South Carolina. Throughout her television career, along with news of the day and human interest stories, Charmayne has endured hours of hurricane coverage, a Super Bowl, and a couple of Presidential Campaigns.
Beyond the newsroom, you will find Charmayne to be very active serving the community. She believes “It’s our viewers… the people in the community that we serve who have the real stories. And I love making those connections to tell those stories. Also, to help people get the correct information so they can make good sound decisions for themselves.” She enjoys participating in community projects and events.
Charmayne is a children’s book author. She taught college courses, including public speaking and communications. She’s held communications director positions and published a quarterly inspirational magazine entitled “REJOICE”.
Charmayne graduated from The College of Charleston with a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications. She went on to receive a Master of Business Administration from Nova Southeastern University in Florida. And currently, Charmayne is pursuing a Doctoral Degree in Rhetorics, Communication, and Information Design at Clemson University.
Charmayne is a proud mother to three wonderful sons. She is a South Carolina native from the Low Country. She is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., The Links Incorporated, and The National Association of Black Journalists.
Charmayne is also an adjunct professor at Virginia Tech.
When you see Charmayne, say Hello! She also welcomes all story ideas, email them to: email@example.com