Nordea Lewis is a multimedia journalist who joined the WDVM news team in May of 2020, and she strives to tell important stories within the community. Nordea is from Philadelphia, Pa. and a Temple University graduate.
During her time attending Temple University, she interned with Disney ABC Television Group, 6abc Action News in Philadelphia where she quickly learned gained the essential skills to become a storyteller. Nordea also reported for WHYY-FM Philadelphia’s local public broadcasting radio/television news station, where she covered feature pieces about culturally immersive restaurants in the city and contributed multiple ideas to various projects. Nordea was also involved with her university’s student run news show “Temple Update” where she anchored and reported on events happening all over Philadelphia.
Nordea demonstrates her creativity and her ability to handle pressure situations in both her professional and personal life. She has helped organize the annual Autism Speaks Walk, which is the largest autism advocacy organization in the United States. Nordea and her sorority Alpha Xi Delta have raised more than $20,000 for autism awareness.
In addition to reporting and philanthropy, you can find Nordea cooking or at the gym. She enjoys making Jamaican and Cuban food as her family derives from both places. She also enjoys fun workouts like Zumba at the gym. Follow her on instagram: @Nordea.lewistv