Bailey Promoted to Lt. Colonel

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A local Ohio Army National Guard member was recently promoted to Lieutenant Colonel.

Lt. Col. Angela Bailey is the director of diversity, equity and inclusion for the National Guard.

Bailey completed her Bachelors of Science in Education in 1999. Her Masters in Education Administration and her principal licensure in 2003.

She received direct commission as a signal officer in January 2001.

Bailey also give her time to several community foundations such as the CARES Foundation Ohio Representative, Muskingum County Prime Care Parent Rep for Children with special health care needs and Homeless Hands of Zanesville.

Nichole Hannahs
Nichole is WHIZ’s News Director/Anchor. She joined the WHIZ family while attending high school at Bishop Rosecrans, before taking a full-time position in 2005. Nichole is no stranger to the area. She grew up in Corning, Ohio and and graduated from Waynesburg College, where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications emphasizing in Sports Broadcasting/Sports Information and Journalism.When not at work Nichole enjoys watching St. Louis Blues hockey, enjoying time with family, spending time outdoors and reading.If Nichole wasn't in broadcasting she'd probably have become a teacher.Nichole is married to a fellow sports fan Brandon. They have two sons Cameron and Xavier.