Rachel Brown
Rachel Brown co-anchors Eyewitness News weekday mornings from 4-7am.

She joined ABC7 Los Angeles in June 2019 as a weekend morning anchor and general assignment reporter.

Rachel is a native of Chicago's South Side. She received a bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Illinois. From there she went on to pursue a master's degree in communication management, and graduated from Northwestern University one year later.

She landed her first reporting job not far from home in South Bend, Indiana. There, she received her first Emmy nomination for her reporting during a winter storm.

On the search for warmer weather, Rachel's next job took her south to Charlotte, North Carolina. She joined NBC Charlotte and served as a weekday evening anchor and reporter for three years.

Outside of the newsroom Rachel is passionate about kids. During her time in Charlotte she volunteered weekly at Levine Children's Hospital. Working as a Child Life Specialist, Rachel's goal was to make children feel as happy and as comfortable as possible during their stay. Here in SoCal, she volunteered at Huntington Hospital in Pasadena, working in Patient Relations. Since moving to L.A., Rachel has enrolled in Spanish classes to better communicate with the diverse community she serves.

Rachel loves calling Southern California home. She is always interested in trying new restaurants, getting outdoors, and exploring all that Los Angeles has to offer.

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Rachel's Stories
How Rockwell's Bakery and Café in Villa Park shines with elaborate treats on Halloween
Rockwell's Bakery and Café in Villa Park prides itself on it's lavish designs and the flavor is never sacrificed in the process.
Introducing The Cardinal Divas: USC's first-ever majorette team
For the first time, the University of Southern California has a majorette team thanks to one dancer with a vision.
Judge rules in favor of father of 12-year-old LAUSD student who challenged COVID vaccine mandate
A judge has ruled in favor of the father of a 12-year-old student who filed a lawsuit challenging the Los Angeles Unified School District's student COVID-19 vaccine mandate.
Cast members of musical 'Kinky Boots' kick up their heels with live performances at Hollywood Bowl
"Kinky Boots" is headed to the Hollywood Bowl, with Wayne Brady leading the ensemble cast in this true story of an unlikely friendship between a drag performer and a factory owner.
COVID vaccine rollout begins for US children under 5. Here's what parents should know
The vaccine rollout for young children in the U.S. kicked off Tuesday after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention approved the shots for Americans as young as 6 months old.
Nurse reunited with 6-year-old dog after camper stolen in LA with beloved pet inside
A nurse who traveled across the country to help others by working at Children's Hospital Los Angeles was robbed of all her worldly possessions -- including her beloved dog Bexley.
Former teacher from OC uses coloring books, crayons to help brighten lives of Ukrainian children
A former teacher from Laguna Woods wanted to do something to help out the people of Ukraine. So he went on a mission to Poland, armed with crayons and coloring books.
June 7 primary election: Deadline arrives for LA County voters to register for mail-in ballots
With about two weeks until Los Angeles County's primary election, Monday is the last day to register to vote by mail.
Runyon Canyon hikers start petition to reopen popular parking lot amid daily car ticketing, towing
Runyon Canyon Park welcomes you, but the parking lot does not. Regular hikers have started a petition to reopen one parking lot that has been closed since the start of the pandemic.
How to protect yourself against mosquitoes possibly carrying diseases during SoCal summer months
SoCal residents don't stand a biting chance against mosquitoes this summer, but there are several things you can do to protect yourself against these biting insects.