About

Out in Arizona this past June.

Out in Arizona this past June.

Erica, 34, is an award-winning visual journalist at The Roanoke Times and has over ten years of experience in the news industry. 

Erica began her career working at several newspapers in Northeast Tennessee, including The Kingsport Times-News. Korean-American and raised in New York, she pursued her undergraduate degree at Boston University.  

She obtained her M.A. degree at Ohio University's School of Visual Communication. During that time, she interned at The Roanoke Times, National Public Radio and attended the Eddie Adams Workshop XXVI. She enjoys working on long-form video projects, and stories on music and diversity.

She is available for assignments locally and abroad.

2015
AP Photo of the Month | August

2014
VPA   Best in Show award
           First Place in Breaking News and Photo Story
VNPA Co-Clip Photographer of the Year 

740.232.9031
ericayoon@gmail.com