Jewel Wicker is an award-winning freelance reporter who has interviewed celebrities ranging from country legend Garth Brooks to podcast and singer, actor and “Atlanta” creator Donald Glover. She is based in Atlanta and has written for publications such as Billboard, Buzzfeed, Shondaland, Teen Vogue, Atlanta Magazine and more. In 2017, she became an Atlanta Press Club board member. She currently co-chairs the organization’s programming committee.
A versatile reporter, Jewel has experience creating written and on-air content for digital platforms. Her written work includes a broad range of entertainment based reporting to more in-depth reporting that focuses on cultural and industry trends. She has regularly hosted and participated in live segments for TV news programs as well as most social platforms.
Jewel has worked as an entertainment reporter for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution in Atlanta, Georgia and The Patriot News/PennLive.com in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.