Amy was raised in Ventura, CA, and she’s happy to be working in California.
Before joining the Action News Now team, Amy worked as an anchor and reporter at KCWY News 13 in Casper, Wyoming.
While in Central Wyoming, she had various experiences including covering the primaries. She worked with State Senator John Barrasso and other politicians.
She then went to San Jose State to get her masters in mass communication and journalism. While living in San Jose, Amy worked at NBC Bay Area. While she was there she helped with the wildfire coverage of her hometown with the Thomas Fire. She also helped produce the Winter Olympics for NBC Bay Area.
She attended Tulane University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. She was also part of the volleyball team. Amy also worked at WDSU in the sports department for a year.
While at Tulane University, she covered various sporting events including Saints games, the LSU regional baseball tournament, the USA women’s soccer tour, Tulane athletics, and the Pelicans.
When she’s not reporting, Amy loves going home to Ventura to spend time with her brothers and parents and going to the beach. She also loves playing beach volleyball, being outdoors and reading.
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A couple of the students at Cedarwood Elementary said they are excited to see their friends again.
State and Federal lawmakers held a meeting at Town Hall in Chico on Aug. 12 to discuss wildfire recovery.
Volunteers from the group Love Paradise came together to help clean up schools on the Ridge before the school year.
A Camp Fire survivor was reunited with her rescuers on Wednesday.
The Salvation Army partnered with local retailers to provide Camp Fire survivors with back-to-school items.
One person was hospitalized after a suspected hit-and-run crash near the Woodson Bridge in Corning.
The first of the Camp Fire survivors are moving into FEMA trailers Thursday.
Crews have been cleaning up Camp Fire debris for more than five months now, but not everyone has signed up to get their property cleared.
A Paradise couple is still waiting on PG&E to help restore damages to the airport, which the utility used as a staging area during the Camp Fire.
A former volleyball coach and teacher at Pleasant Valley High School saw color for the first time after his friends gifted him a pair of EnChroma glasses.