Tre'Von Watts receiving his UofL diploma
Tre'Von Watts receiving his UofL diploma

Tre’Von Watts knew he wanted to be a teacher as a youngster growing up in Louisville.

Now, the first-generation college student and graduate of the University of Louisville will fulfill his dream, taking a job with Jefferson County Public Schools this fall. Watts says he wants to set an example for children who have dreams of their own. 

Mark Hebert
Following a 28-year career as a radio and television reporter, Mark Hebert joined the University of Louisville as the Director of Media Relations in 2009, serving as the main spokesperson. In 2015, Mark was named Director of Programming and Production. He’s now producing and hosting a radio show about “all things UofL”, overseeing the university’s video and TV productions and promoting UofL’s research operation. Mark is best known for his 22 years as the political and investigative reporter for WHAS-TV in Louisville where he won numerous awards for breaking stories, exposing corruption and objectively covering Kentucky politics. In 2014, Mark was inducted into the Kentucky Journalism Hall of Fame.