Desiree Weeks joined the ABC 27 team as digital content manager in 2021 and is excited to lead the digital team.
Originally born in the small town of Douglas, Georgia, she moved to Valdosta, Georgia for college and began her journalism career with The Valdosta Daily Times.
Desiree started as a reporter and left eight years later as digital editor. During her tenure, she received five Georgia Press Association awards, co-hosted a podcast about the local music scene and created a pop culture news section.
On Friday, Nov. 13, 2020, she married John Weeks and they've since adopted a dog named Tails and hedgehog named Amy Rose.
They moved to Tallahassee in May 2021 and are enjoying getting to know the area.
When not at work, Desiree enjoys playing video games and taking naps.