Trending Topics Reporter
Elizabeth Pattman, originally from New Jersey, has been working in the Triad since 2017. After interning at the Burlington Times-News, Elizabeth was hired full-time in 2018 covering crime and courts for The Dispatch in Lexington and is now the trending topics reporter in Burlington. She is a graduate of nearby Elon University and won her first North Carolina Press Association award in 2020. Elizabeth enjoys going to the beach, reading, spending time with friends and family, and country music.