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Nicole Charky - Loyola Marymount University. Los Angeles, CA, US

Nicole Charky Nicole Charky

Lecturer of Interdisciplinary Applied Programs | Loyola Marymount University


Lecturer of Introduction to Social Media


Nicole Charky is a journalist and adjunct lecturer at Loyola Marymount University, where she teaches Introduction to Social Media. She has more than 10 years writing experience, including a focus in health, breaking news, politics, music and entertainment. She writes and produces digital content for breaking news, podcasts, live action videos and social media content.

She is the Westside local editor and reporter for Patch.com. She served as Maria Shriver's social media and video producer, producing and promoting Maria's NBC health and news stories, podcast and growing her online community. She is an original member of ATTN: and former Los Angeles Times digital editor. Her breaking news experience started with City News Service and AOL/Patch.

Education (1)

Loyola University of Chicago: Bachelor's Degree, Journalism 2009


Areas of Expertise (2)

Media - Online

Social Media

Accomplishments (1)

Los Angeles Press Club Best Online Breaking News (AOL/Patch) (professional)


“Breaking News Coverage of San Gabriel Valley Storm, Nov. 30” From the judges: "Patch.com covers a devastating windstorm that struck San Gabriel Valley Communities by marshaling all the editors of its San Gabriel and Northeast Los Angeles editions. Residents could access all the storm news they needed on Patch’s hyperlocal sites."

Affiliations (1)

  • Online News Association