Monika Hammer joined the WBNG team in May of 2016 as a Multimedia Journalist. Monika graduated from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University in 2016 with Bachelor's Degrees in Broadcast and Digital Journalism and Spanish.
Monika was born in Washington D.C. and moved around the world growing up. She has lived in Iceland, Norway, Bolivia, and Chile, in addition to the United States. In addition to speaking English, Monika speaks Icelandic and Spanish.
Prior to joining the team full time Monika interned with WBNG. She was also a News Anchor and Producer at Citrus TV, the award winning student run station at Syracuse University. At SU she helped pilot the first live morning show from the NCC News studios, called Mornings On The Hill.
Monika is excited to get to know the Binghamton community. If you have a story idea or any questions you can email Monika at, email@example.com.