Patrina Adger is an award winning journalist who joined KBTX as a Multi-Media Journalist in May 2014. She came to College Station from FOX 26 News in Houston, where she worked as an Associate Producer for nearly four years. She's also reported in Southern Illinois, Tulsa and San Antonio.
Patrina is a military brat born in England and raised near San Antonio. Not only is she a news junkie, but she loves sports and roots hard for the Spurs and Dallas Cowboys! Patrina is also a former "Queen of Soul", one of eight scholarship pageant winners during the Fiesta season in San Antonio
Patrina graduated with a Communications degree from Prairie View A&M and a second degree in Meteorology from Mississippi State University. She has been awarded for her work by the Society of Professional Journalists and the National Association of Black Journalists.
She admits that she is a social media nerd who constantly has her eyes on Twitter and Facebook looking up the latest news, weather, sports and entertainment gossip online. In her free time, Patrina loves to read, shop, attend brunches with friends (Mexican food is her favorite), and volunteer in the community. She recites lector readings at her church in Houston and has been a "Big Sis" with Big Brothers and Big Sisters for several years.
Patrina is always looking to tell a good story, so if you have a story to tell, e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org