Crime Reporter

Lily Wu


Crime Reporter

Lily Wu is KAKE News' crime reporter on weekdays. She joined KAKE News in 2010 after earning a master's degree in journalism from the University of Hong Kong. Lily grew up in Wichita and earned the distinction of Summa Cum Laude by graduating with two bachelor's degrees in international business and integrated marketing communications from Wichita State University. 

She is active in the community serving on various non-profit organization boards and volunteering her time to community causes. She is the Immediate Past President of the Wichita Asian Association, director of the Miss Wichita Asian Festival Scholarship Pageant, and serves as an emcee for the annual Wichita Asian Festival event. She is the founding president of the Rotaract Club of Wichita, a service group for young professional. Lily is also a board member for the Wichita State University Alumni Association and the Wichita Orpheum Theatre. 

Lily represented the USA at Miss World University and Miss Chinese World, as well as represented Kansas at Miss United States, Miss Teen International, and Miss International. 

In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, trying new foods and restaurants, and cheering for the Shockers.