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Nicki Mayo is the multimedia journalist behind Nicki Mayo News, LLC.

The Baltimore native and Syracuse University alumna most recently worked as a national correspondent covering breaking news for the Associated Press Radio Network and still contributes to  the Race and Ethnicity team.  Nicki also reports and produces videos for the American Heart & Stroke Association and teaches journalism & speech at Cheverly STEM Education Center while serving as president of the Baltimore Association of Black Journalists.

You may have seen and heard Nicki’s work recently  on TV One ‘s “News One Now,” “Fatal Attraction” and “Justice By Any Means” as well as anchoring  for National Public Radio station WAMU-FM 88.5 in Washington, D.C. and for 1430 WNAV Radio News in Annapolis.

Nicki was on the flagship team for E.W. Scripps’ The List,” helping launch the national entertainment news program in 2012 as the Baltimore correspondent  based at WMAR-TV ABC2.

Before this, Nicki covered & edited stories for as the Local Editor for Crofton Patch covering Crofton and Gambrills, Md.

In 2009 Nicki helped launch YNN Buffalo, a 24hour Time Warner Cable news station. She was a general assignment reporter covering Western New York and New York State politics, including the 2010 gubernatorial race.

Before Buffalo, Nicki headed to the Appalachian Mountains in the Tri-Cities (Tenn./Va.) in 2008 where she covered news and live reports on a multimedia platform as a News Channel 11 Morning show reporter and Content Coordinator. She delivered live shots & news packages for Media General’s WJHL-TV viewers, The Bristol Herald Courier &

In 2007 Nicki shined in the Sunshine State at SNN News 6 in Sarasota, FL as a Reporter/Producer and a writer for the  Sarasota Herald Tribune (a New York Times newspaper).

The Marylander was also a reporter/producer for CTV 76 in Prince George’s County and an English teacher at Charles Herbert Flowers High School.

The Baltimore City native was an associate producer for WJZ-TV 13 (CBS) and for BET News and Public Affairs. Here she produced segments for BET Nightly News, BET Tonight with Tavis Smiley, Ed Gordon, and Jacque Reid as well as Lead Story with Cheryl Martin.

Nicki began her journalistic career in Central New York reporting for National Public Radio at WAER-FM 88.3 (NPR) while attending Syracuse University.

Nicki is currently Baltimore Association of Black Journalists president and a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.