Wexford-native Joleen Murphy hails from Enniscorthy, where she attended Coláiste Bríde and went on to study TV, Radio and New Media Broadcasting at Tralee IT, achieving a Level 8 Honours Degree. During her career she has worked for the likes of RTÉ, Virgin Media Television, TG4 and EirSport. Joleen has began working in the broadcasting industry in Ireland since 2015 and returned to Beat in April 2022 for her second spell at the station as a full-time News and Sports Journalist. During her time as a journalist, Joleen has created current affairs and human interest documentaries and mini-series. Now, Joleen is the afternoon voice of News Monday to Friday from 1 pm only on Beat.