Morgan Rynor

Professional Experience

2018 to present: Reporter, WINK News. Previously worked as an anchor and reporter for WUFT in Gainesville, F.L, 2017; WSVN in Miami as an Investigative Unit intern, 2017; Today Show intern in NYC.

Awards & Recognition

I earned two Associated Press Awards while covering Hurricane Irma and a confederate rally. I was ranked Top Speaker in the State of Florida for Varsity Public Forum Debate. I’ve covered big stories in my home state of Florida from the Pulse Nightclub shooting in Orlando to the Richard Spencer rally in Gainesville.

News Philosophy

Be the voice people can rely on in a community to relay accurate, important, and inspiring information. Journalism is what we need to make democracy work.

Hobbies, Interests & Community Involvement

I worked as a tennis instructor back in Miami, so in my free time, I like to play tennis. I also love to travel with my friends and family! Cheering on the Gators is a big family tradition. I didn’t miss a single home football game while I was in college.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Telecommunications from the University of Florida

Likes best about Southwest Florida

All of the beautiful islands.

Hometown

Miami Beach, Florida.

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Day 3: Jury finds Cape Coral ex-nurse guilty of raping patient

A jury in Lee County has found ex-nurse Jeovanni Hechavarria guilty of sexual battery after being accused of raping a patient at Cape Coral...
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Day 2: Defense’s request for mistrial denied in case of Cape Coral ex-nurse accused...

It was quite the eventful start to the second day of trial for Jeovanni Hildebrand Hechavarria, an ex-nurse accused of raping three patients at...
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Day 1 of trial begins for Cape Coral ex-nurse accused of raping patients

The first day of trial number one began Wednesday morning in the case of a Cape Coral ex-nurse who is accused of raping three...
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Jury selected for trial of Cape Coral ex-nurse accused of raping patients

The trial began Tuesday for a former Cape Coral hospital nurse accused of raping patients. Investigators arrested Jeovanni Hildebrand Hechavarria, 35, of Fort Myers, in...
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Byron Donalds announces bid for outgoing Congressman Francis Rooney’s seat

In a campaign video, Republican District 80 Florida State House Rep., Byron Donalds, announced he is running for outgoing U.S. Congressman Francis Rooney's seat. Byron...
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President Trump speaks during Miami-area megachurch rally

A rally Friday night in Miami-Dade County at a megachurch is kicking off a new coalition – Evangelicals for Trump. The rally comes as a...
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Jurors in the Mark Sievers trial talk about their experience in first TV interview

For the first time, two jurors who convicted Mark Sievers of planning the murder of his wife, Dr. Teresa Sievers, take us inside their...
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Community gathers to remember beloved homeless man beaten to death

He was like a grandfather to some, a friend to many and now, a murder victim. Juan Sebastian is the Arcadia man who was beaten...
Syerra Nahleah Ward, 18. (Credit: Lee County Sheriff's Office.)video

Parents: Fort Myers daycare teacher bit multiple children

Multiple disturbing allegations by parents, including bite marks and scratches on their children, are coming out against a Lee County daycare employee since the...
Arcadia man beaten to death, died in hospice with his dog at his side. (Credit: WINK News)video

Arcadia man beaten to death, died in hospice with his dog at his side

Right now, the search is on for the person who beat and killed a man in early December as he slept on a park...

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