Elizabeth Tew joined the WNCT 9 On Your Side news team in June 2016. She is currently a general assignment reporter and digital journalist across various dayparts.
Elizabeth is excited to return to North Carolina, where she grew up. She graduated from Columbia University in New York with a master’s degree in investigative journalism. She also received her bachelor’s degree from UNC Chapel Hill in journalism, with a minor in History. During her time at UNC, she served as anchor and reporter for Carolina Week News.
Before joining the 9 On Your Side team, Elizabeth worked with CNN in New York as a production assistant. She also interned with Time Warner Cable News in Raleigh, CNN in Atlanta and Sirius XM in Washington, D.C.
When she is not on the air, Elizabeth spends her time playing tennis, binging shows online, and discovering new shops and restaurants.
Elizabeth is very excited to start in Eastern NC and is ready to meet the community. If you have a story idea or advice on where to shop, eat or hang out she’d love to hear from you!