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Whitney Ashton Irick

Whitney Ashton Irick is the Social Media Lead and a Digital News Producer at NBC4 in Southern California. She holds a master’s degree from the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism. She is also a print, online and broadcast journalism graduate of Pepperdine University. Prior to working as a digital content producer, Whitney worked as a news associate at NBC4 and completed two digital news internships with the station’s web team.

Current Job Title

Social Media Lead/Digital News Producer at NBCLA


NBCUniversal, Inc.

Market Number



Los Angeles, California, United States

Year Graduated


Degree / Major

M.S. in Journalism

Social Media