Renee BeninateGeneral Assignment Reporter

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Renee Beninate is a general assignment reporter for WEAR-TV, Channel 3 News. She joined the news team in April 2018.

Before making her way to the Panhandle, Renee was a reporter for KTVE/KARD News in West Monroe, Louisiana.

After living in the Bayou for two years, Renee is excited to once again call Florida home.

She graduated from the University of Florida (Go Gators!) with a B.A. in Telecommunications-News. During college, she was a reporter for WUFT News and a member of the Delta Gamma sorority.

Renee also has experience in the print side of the business. Before getting involved in broadcast news, she worked as a correspondent/newsroom intern the Gainesville Sun.

She also spent one summer in New York City covering celebrity entertainment news as an intern for Celebuzz.

In her spare time, this Fort Lauderdale native enjoys working out, going to the beach and Face-timing her family’s pugs. She’s extremely excited to call Pensacola her new home.

If you have any story ideas or tips, feel free to send them her way!