Ashley Mackey
Ashley Mackey is a Community Journalist for ABC7 Eyewitness News. She joined the team in August 2019 after reporting and anchoring in Phoenix, Arizona, for Cronkite News on Arizona PBS.

Ashley earned her master's degree in sports journalism from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and her bachelor's degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Montana. At Montana, she studied on a full-ride tennis scholarship, and when she graduated from there, she traveled the world playing professional tennis for two years.

Ashley worked as a News21 fellow on the "Hate In America" project, which garnered awards such as a Robert F. Kennedy Award, an Edward R. Murrow award, a BEA award and an EPPY award. She also interned at the United States Tennis Association.

Ashley is excited to be back and reporting on Inglewood, the city where she was born. She serves her community alongside her sorority members of Alpha Kappa Alpha, Sorority Inc.

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Contact:
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500 Circle Seven Drive
Glendale, CA 91201
818-863-7777

Ashley's Stories
Rams give back to community by auctioning items
The Los Angeles Rams launched an auction site where all of the proceeds go to the support of the teams' community outreach programs, and quarterback Jared Goff is matching sales of his merchandise to directly benefit the Inglewood Unified School District.
Inglewood cultural events theater pivots to survive COVID
The Miracle Inglewood theater has a long history in the community, but since COVID the owners have had to try new things to stay in business.
Families receive food from local councilmembers at Inglewood food giveaway
Councilmembers Herb Wesson and Alex Padilla hosted a food giveaway in Inglewood to support families during COVID.
Inglewood community members organize march to empower youth voters
Inglewood community members organize a march and rally to empower and educate the millennial and Gen Z population.
Inglewood library provides free STEAM kits for kids
The Inglewood Public Library offers curbside pick-up for free art and science kits for kids.
Retired pro basketball players educate athletes on financial literacy
Two retired professional basketball players started a business to teach financial literacy to other athletes.
Rob Lowe and Danny Trejo give Inglewood local private tour of SoFi Stadium
One Inglewood local sports fan was chosen for a private tour of the SoFi Stadium with celebrities Rob Lowe and Danny Trejo.
Inglewood native starts clothing line to represent hometown
One Inglewood native started a brand in honor of his hometown called Inglewood Clothing Line.
Inglewood shop survives COVID thanks to community support
Inglewood shop Glow + Flow Beauty Supply celebrated a relaunch to show their appreciation for all the community support.
Teens start virtual tutoring business to help others during COVID
A group of teens from in and around Hawthorne and Inglewood started an online tutoring business called Remote Tutoring to help other students during hard times.