Dawne Gee

Dawne Gee

Dawne Gee joined WAVE 3 News in August 1994 and anchors WAVE 3 News at  5:30, 7 and 7:30 p.m. She also hosts WAVE Country with Dawne Gee. The 30-minute program, which airs weekdays at 12 p.m., profiles people making a difference in our community and highlights events of interest happening in the area. It also features local restaurants, fashions, current events, authors and newsmakers.

As a WAVE 3 News personality, Dawne hosted WAVE 3 Listens for four years. Dawne also has distinguished herself with the production of the WAVE 3 Step Awards which aired its first live broadcast in February 1997.

Dawne is active in the community, serving on the Brain Injury Association of Kentucky Board. She also is an alumnae of the University of Louisville.

Dawne also donates her time to the following organizations:

Spina Bifida Association

American Cancer Society

Multiple Sclerosis Society

American Lung Association

Lupus Foundation of America

Community Health Charities

St. Baldrick's Foundation

GuardiaCare Advisory Council

Indian Summer Camp (Collects pull tabs to help children with cancer go to camp at no charge)

She also lends a hand to any other group that needs help.

As a native of Louisville, Dawne holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications and a Bachelor of Arts degree in biology, both from the University of Louisville. She has two sons, Eric and Alexander, and a daughter, Brittney.

Recent Articles by Dawne

  Know thy neighbor? Survey shows many don’t know their neighbors by name

  Finding your voice, fighting for equality: The story of Dinnie Thompson

  The sky’s the limit: Julius Calloway’s legacy

  The roles Kentucky and Indiana played in the Underground Railroad

  A story of freedom: Lucy Higgs Nichols

  Preventing another pandemic: Can pets, livestock and wildlife be the key?

  At 105, Kentucky’s oldest vaccine recipient is counting her blessings

  Hardin County family cheering on family member playing in Super Bowl LV

  Make Ends Meet: Buying a home the right way

  Make Ends Meet: America’s spending, savings and debts

  Make Ends Meet: Tips to get financially fit this year

  Make Ends Meet: Money and Marriage

  Making Ends Meet: Managing growing debt with a growing family

  Pass the Cash update: Corydon woman undergoes life-saving kidney transplant

  How to protect your credit rating during a pandemic holiday

  Make Ends Meet: How to have a happy holiday shopping experience

Make Ends Meet: Shopping tips during a COVID Christmas

  Make Ends Meet: A financial year in review

  Make Ends Meet: Financial problems abound for many; here’s how to recover

  One Man, One Woman, One Vote: What’s it worth?

  Louisville Black Achievers education program: A place where everyone’s welcome

  Make Ends Meet: Keeping home ‘sweet’ home in the midst of a pandemic

A breakdown of COVID-19 scams that will make you sick

  Police officer turned activist working to heal racial divide

  Make Ends Meet: If you buy organic and eco-friendly items, there is an app for that

Ahead of Derby weekend protests, NFAC leader walks back claim to ‘burn this’ city down

  Louisville’s Peace Education Program: The answer to record-breaking crime and death?

  A global pandemic hits home: Shannon Cogan shares her story

  Make Ends Meet: Finding affordable food

Make Ends Meet: A pandemic plan to help with lunch