Marla Rooker joined the WTOC team in the Summer of 2013 working behind the scenes as a Production Assistant. Marla worked her way up as Assignment Editor and then Weekend Morning Reporter over the span of 2 years.
Marla has been a Georgia peach her entire life, born and raised in Snellville, Georgia. Georgia Southern University is Marla's alma mater and she regularly returns to "The Boro" for football games and a trip to "The Small". Her bachelors degree is in Multimedia Communications and she has a minor in International Studies.
If you are a Stateboro resident you may know Marla from the old Blockbuster store off of Northside Drive, Marla spent 2 years working there giving movie advice and suggestions.
Marla enjoys spending time with her dog Sadie who is a Collie, Lab, and Pit Bull mix. She also spends a large amount of time critiquing films, reading, singing Disney songs, eating out, and swimming at the YMCA.
Marla is a huge Star Wars fan and claims to use the force while reporting.
If you have a story idea or just want to say hello email her at email@example.com.