Anna M. Francis is a native of Jackson, Miss. She is a senior broadcast journalism major at the University of Southern Mississippi. She is the youngest of four children, a third generation musician, and a first generation college student. She currently holds the position of Radio Host for the campus station, WUSM Southern Miss Today. In her collegiate career, she has had the opportunity to intern with the National and Regional award- winning media professionals at the NBC and FOX affiliated news station, WLBT in Jackson, Miss. Currently, Anna works as a freelance writer for an entertainment news website. It is her aspiration to become a professional television reporter and correspondent for a national station’s world, general, or entertainment news department.