Jordyn Elston

Jordyn Elston

Reporter

Auburn, AL

Jordyn Elston is a general assignment reporter for WSFA 12 News and is based in Auburn.

She is a Birmingham native, but moved to Troy to pursue a degree in broadcast journalism at Troy University.

While at Troy, she served as the student news director for Troy TrojanVision - the student-run newscast, and as the public relations chair for Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.

Jordyn was awarded the Southeastern Journalism Conference Best Hard News Reporter award in 2017 and the Best Television Anchor award in 2016. She graduated summa cum laude with her bachelors degree in broadcast journalism from Troy University in May 2017. She earned her masters degree in strategic communication from Troy in May 2018.

In her spare time Jordyn likes to watch HGTV, drink sweet tea, and spend time with her family and friends.

If you have any story ideas email her at jelston@wsfa.com.

You can also follow her Twitter and Instagram @jordynwsfa or on Facebook.

Awards:

  • SEJC - Best News Anchor 2016
  • SEJC- Best Hard News Reporter 2017

Education:

  • Troy University- B.S. Broadcast Journalism M.S. Strategic Communication

Recent Articles by Jordyn

  AU, Southern Union partner to aid in tuition affordability

  CIA director speaks in Auburn, 2 men escorted out after outburst

  Opelika rolling ahead on mobile healthcare

  ‘Son of the South’ films scenes at Tuskegee University

  East AL schools now carrying life saving opioid overdose drug