Julia Bagg is a bilingual reporter thrilled to be covering stories for NBC 6 South Florida in her hometown.
While at South Miami Senior High, WTVJ gave Julia her start in news as a Junior Broadcaster, reporting on the Special Olympics.
Julia is a proud Gator who graduated from the University of Florida with degrees in broadcasting and economics, plus a Minor in Spanish. She earned a master's degree in political science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Julia completed most of her study at Universidad Carlos III in Madrid. She lived there when the capital city was bombed in 2004.
The following year, she won a William Fulbright Scholarship for journalism and helped cover terrorism trial proceedings for CNN International in Madrid.
Julia’s work has also earned honors from the Radio and Television News Directors Association, William Randolph Hearst Foundation, and National Association of Hispanic Journalists.
Julia joined NBC 6 from WFMY in Greensboro, North Carolina. She previously worked for KFDA and Telemundo in Amarillo, Texas. There she worked side by side with her sister and fellow reporter, Marissa Bagg.