Julie Flynn is News Director at 13 ON YOUR SIDE in Grand Rapids, Mich. In that role, Julie leads the 13 ON YOUR SIDE team and oversees all news content both on air and on all digital platforms.
Julie joined 13 ON YOUR SIDE in January 2018 after more than 15 years in her hometown of Cleveland. Julie most recently worked at WKYC-TV, part of the TEGNA family. There she served as an executive producer overseeing the 11 p.m. newscast, as well as helping to launch a 7 p.m. lifestyle show called “Donovan Live.”
Before WKYC, Julie worked at WEWS, a Scripps station. She held various positions including producer and assignment editor.
Throughout her career, Julie has won numerous awards, including five Emmy Awards and a Regional Edward R. Murrow award for Best Newscast.
Julie is a graduate of Fordham University in New York City, where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications and a minor in English Literature.
Julie lives in Walker, Mich. with her husband Brian. Together they enjoy exploring all that West Michigan has to offer including the biking trails, endless breweries and the lakeshore.