Erica Murphy is a News Anchor and Reporter with WJR 760 AM. She most recently worked as a News Reporter and Producer for WWJ Newsradio 950 (CBS Radio Detroit). Ms. Murphy brings eight years of broadcast journalism experience to the WJR news team. She began her professional career as a news reporter and anchor for WDET 101.9 FM. In 2008, Erica went on to become the Producer of “Inside Detroit with Mildred Gaddis” on WCHB.
A Canadian national who moved to Detroit in the late 80’s, Ms. Murphy received the bulk of her education in the Detroit Public School system as well as Wayne State University.
In her spare time, Erica is obsessed with couponing and ballroom dancing. She also is a fierce music lover and likes to belt out a tune or two.
Erica anchors weekend newscasts and reports on a myriad of topics during the week for WJR. You can hear Ms. Murphy’s newscasts on Saturday mornings from 5am until noon and Sunday afternoons from noon until 6pm.