Brandi Hitt
Peabody and Emmy award-winning journalist Brandi Hitt is a reporter and fill-in anchor for ABC7. A native Californian, she's no stranger to the stories that impact our lives.

As a correspondent for ABC Network News, Brandi regularly appeared on "Good Morning America," "World News Tonight" and "Nightline." Overseas, she traveled to cover Nelson Mandela's death, the war from Afghanistan and Mexican immigration. Closer to home, she reported on California's devastating wildfires, Hurricane Sandy and the Boston Marathon bombing.

Throughout her career, Brandi has strived to fulfill her responsibility as a journalist to shed an impartial light on all angles of every story. That work ethic earned her a Peabody, three Murrow Awards, Emmys and a Golden Mic.

Her unwavering advocacy for children's issues has only grown stronger since the birth of her daughter. It is her belief that every child can make a positive impact on society when given the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive.

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Contact:
ABC7 Broadcast Center
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500 Circle Seven Drive
Glendale, CA 91201
818-863-7777

Brandi's Stories
Former CIA, FBI officials explain how agencies spy, gather intel
Retired CIA and FBI officials offer insight into how the agencies conduct intelligence gathering.
Hollywood's coroner retires after nearly 17 years, countless celebrity death investigations
After nearly 17 years, the face of countless Hollywood death investigations has retired from the Los Angeles County Coroner's office.
Borderline shooting 1 year anniversary: Bar owners determined to keep heart of Borderline intact
The owners of the Borderline Bar and Grill are reflecting a year after the deadly shooting. Plans for when the bar will reopen are still up in the air, but they want to keep the heart of Borderline intact.
Borderline shooting: Sgt. Ron Helus' widow reflects 1 year later
Hours before the gunfire broke out at Borderline on Nov. 7, 2018, it was a normal day at the Helus home.
One year later: Brandi Hitt reflects on tragic Borderline shooting, Woolsey Fire
A year after Ventura County suffered the Borderline mass shooting and the Woolsey Fire, Brandi Hitt is reflecting on the heartbreaking tragedies.
Pumpkin carving art reaches new level at Descanso Gardens
The "Carved" event features over 1,000 jack-o'-lanterns, intricately carved with popular themes like movie monsters, Dia de los Muertos and even Disney favorites. At night, Descanso Gardens will be all aglow with a 1-mile walk featuring the beautifully-crafted works of art.
Helping veterans: Organization gives vets chance to explore creative side with art
The transition from military life to civilian life can be challenging. But one organization is giving veterans a chance to explore their creative side, which can help open up new opportunities.
Gerard Butler returns to duty with action-filled 'Angel Has Fallen'
Gerard Butler stars in and produces the third film in the series, "Angel Has Fallen," playing a weathered Secret Service agent who must clear his name after being framed for all kinds of wrongdoing.
Eyewitness This: Democrats now outnumber Republicans in Orange County
The long-time Republican stronghold of Orange County has turned blue.
ID theft protection services: Are they worth the money?
With identity theft on the rise, Consumer Reports is looking at the best ways to protect yourself.