Rachele Mongiovi joined the WTAP news team in August 2014 as a Reporter.
Born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Rachele graduated from Kent State University. During her college career, she had the chance to work as a reporter and anchor for Kent State's nationally award-winning student media television station, TV2. While in school, she interned at WPXI in Pittsburgh and WFMJ in Youngstown, Ohio. During her senior year, Rachele was able to advance her reporting by traveling to Estonia, Finland and Germany for two weeks while working on a story over seas.
Rachele has wanted to work in news since high school, where she served as a reporter for her high schools newspaper. She is excited to further her journalism experience in the Mid-Ohio Valley while looking forward to experiencing West Virginia and all it has to offer.
When she's not reporting, Rachele enjoys shopping, hanging with family and friends, working out and cheering on the city of champions; The Pittsburgh Steelers.
In February 2016, she accepted a job at WIVB in Buffalo, New York as a reporter.