Morgan Thomas joined the NBC6 news team in September 2011 as a reporter. Morgan developed her love of journalism while earning her BS Communications degree from the University of Texas at Austin. She began her journalism career at KRBC-TV in Abilene, but returned to school to earn a Master’s Degree in Mass Communications at the University of Houston. While writing her master’s thesis Morgan worked in the Texas state capital for the Office of the Governor’s Appointments Division where she researched and recruited potential governmental appointees. After earning her master’s degree Morgan returned to broadcast journalism as a reporter at KTRE-TV in Lufkin before coming to Shreveport.
Morgan is a crafter and especially likes crocheting afghan blankets for family and friends. She enjoys watching UT Longhorn football, reading, and spending time with Bonnie, her black Labrador retriever.
For Morgan, meeting new people and telling their stories is why she chose journalism as a career. If you have a story idea for her you can email her at MThomas2@ktalnews.tv. You can friend Morgan on Facebook at www.facebook.com/morganthomasnbc6, and you can follow her on Twitter at https://twitter.com/mthomasnbc6.