Eva Pilgrim joins the Fox59 Morning News where you can find her alongside Scott Jones from 4:30-6:00am. She comes to the Circle City from Charlotte, NC where she was the weekend anchor and reporter.
Eva got her start in television working behind the scenes as a web producer at WIS TV in Columbia, SC. She then moved on to WVVA in Bluefield, WV where she was the morning anchor and reporter. She's won awards for spot news and general assignment reporting. Most recently her report on taxis in Charlotte violating the Americans with Disabilities Act by not picking up people in wheelchairs won an award for investigative journalism.
Born in Seoul, South Korea, Eva grew up in a military family moving all over the United States before her family settled in South Carolina. She attended the University of Florida (Go Gators!!!) and the University of South Carolina. While at the University of Florida, Eva was a member of the school's speech and debate team. She still enjoys a good argument.
Eva plays the violin and loves all types of music. She also enjoys running, mountain biking and skiing. Eva also likes to hop on her motorcycle to go for a ride.
Eva is thrilled to be in Indianapolis, close to family in Putnam County.