Emma Wheeler joined the WQOW News 18 team in August of 2015 as a news reporter. She attended Loyola University in Chicago, and worked as a sports writer for the school's paper, The Loyola Phoenix, as well as a writer and producer for the Rambler Sports Locker, Loyola's weekly sportscast.
During her senior year Emma interned at WTTW-11 Chicago Tonight, while also working for ESPN-3 producing Loyola basketball and volleyball games. She graduated in 2015 with a degree in broadcast journalism with a minor in Spanish.
Originally from St. Paul, Minnesota, Emma is an avid Minnesota sports fan. Most of her free time is spent traveling, going to music concerts, exploring the outdoors, and riding her horse, Diego, in competitions throughout the Midwest.