The Scenic City Women’s Network Marketplace Luncheon will be Thursday, Sept. 28, at the Mountain City Club, featuring speaker, Callie Starnes.
Ms. Starnes joined WRCB TV as a reporter and co-anchor for Channel 3 Eyewitness News at 11.
She joined the team in June 2008. She was promoted through the ranks as a reporter and then weekday anchor. She left local news in 2014 following the birth of her first child before returning as assistant news director one year later
and then promoted as a news director.
Before moving to Chattanooga, she reported for the NBC affiliate in Macon, Ga. Ms. Starnes has been honored with awards from the Associated Press, Society of Professional Journalists, along with earning the prestigious Edward R. Murrow award.
She received her degree in communications from Berry College, with a minor in government. She spent her college years working for her campus television station, working in radio, and interning at WSB-TV in Atlanta. Callie frequently returns to her college campus to serve on the Berry College Alumni Council.
She is a past president of Young Professionals Association of Chattanooga and has served on the Berry Alumni Council.
Networking & registration: 11:30–noon
Program and lunch: noon–1 p.m.
Reservation deadline is Tuesday, September 26th. Event will be held at the Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut Street, Chattanooga, TN. To make reservations, go to www.scwn.org or call 423-698-6262. Cost for the luncheon is $20.