Tarrah Gibbons was born and raised in Queens, New York. She knew she wanted to be a storyteller ever since her late grandfather started his own public access television show in New York City. She graduated from Columbia College Chicago where she received a Bachelor in Arts in broadcast journalism.
Prior to her first job, she interned at NBC in Chicago where she learned how to shoot, edit and write in a professional news environment. She also had the opportunity to field produce for several reporters out in the field. With working in a newsroom setting she was also the anchor, reporter and producer for her live college newscast called “Columbia College Chicago Newsbeat.”
In her spare time, she enjoys meeting new people, going to museums and exploring different cities