Tolly Taylor joined the 12 News team in March 2021 as a Target 12 investigative reporter.
Before joining 12 News, Tolly spent two years as an education investigative reporter at WSBT 22 in South Bend, Indiana, where he won a 2020 SPJ award for education reporting. While at WSBT 22, he also covered former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg’s 2020 Democratic Party presidential debates.
Tolly began his career as a print reporter, covering the NFL, Team USA Hockey and the University of Michigan football team for the Chicago Tribune, Detroit Free Press, CBS Sports and 247 Sports. He also reported on politics for USA Today and Libération.
Tolly has his MSJ from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University and his BSJ from Franklin & Marshall College. He’s originally from Virginia, but he’s excited to be living and working near his wife’s hometown of Cumberland.