Danielle Ellis

Walton County Bureau Reporter

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Danielle joined the WJHG news team as a morning associate producer in June of 2015.

Danielle joined the WJHG news team as a morning associate producer in June of 2015. Born and raised in Florida, Danielle stayed true to her roots and graduated from Florida State University with a degree in Editing, Writing and Media, with a minor in Communications.

In January 2017, Danielle became the Walton and Okaloosa County reporter, covering the west end of our viewing coverage.

Danielle enjoys the beautiful Florida weather, the emerald coast and welcoming community.

When not at work, Danielle likes to go to the beach, socialize with friends and get lost in a good book.

If you've got a story idea, she'd love to hear it! You can reach her through email, Facebook or Twitter.


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