Rachel Brown
Rachel Brown is the weekend morning co-anchor and a general assignment reporter for ABC7 Eyewitness News. She joined the station in June of 2019 and is thrilled to be a member of the Los Angeles' #1 news team.

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. Now, she volunteers at Huntington Hospital in Pasadena. Since moving to LA, Rachel has also begun studying Spanish.

Rachel is so excited to serve Southern California. She loves trying new restaurants and exploring all Los Angeles has to offer.

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

Rachel's Stories
99-year-old SoCal vet keeps fit by walking at Bolsa Chica State Beach daily, beloved by community
Joe Bush has lived through 18 U.S. presidents, the Great Depression and served in World War II. He is 99 years YOUNG and credits his health to daily walks at Bolsa Chica State Beach, where he is beloved as a community treasure.
Father arrested in fatal shooting of his 4 young children, their grandmother in Lancaster
A man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of his four young children and their grandmother after they were found inside a Lancaster home.
Santa's workshop led by LA nonprofit shows kids new creative skills while teaching power of giving
The Red Sled Santa Foundation created their own Santa's Workshop in Northridge where more than 400 students assembled handmade toys that will be gifted to other children in need.
TSA 'confident' about handling Thanksgiving rush with travel volumes expected to reach 2019 levels
The Transportation Security Administration is preparing for a busy Thanksgiving travel period as millions of people are expected to take to the skies for the holiday.
Buttigieg touts progress in clearing backlogs at ports of Los Angeles, Long Beach
A day after President Biden signed the infrastructure package, Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg touted efforts to clear the backlogs at SoCal's ports.
Pomona school board hires school officers, changing course on 'defund the police'
The Pomona Unified School Board voted unanimously to hire two school resource officers, less than four months after the board had approved a budget that did not include funding for the community school resource officer program.
Fallen Army Veteran honored with memorial on 605 Freeway
A special honor has been given to U.S. Army Sergeant Thomas MacPherson, who paid the ultimate sacrifice while serving in Afghanistan: A memorial dedication along the 605 Freeway marks the nine year anniversary of his death.
Orange County shelter for pregnant women gets much needed renovations after 45 years of service
Casa Teresa, a 45-year-old program, has saved the lives of countless women and their babies. And they've never had to turn anyone away.
The new Academy Museum of Motion Pictures opens in LA next week. Here's a peek inside
Here's what to expect when the new Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles opens to the public on Sept. 30.
California recall: President Biden makes late push for Gov. Newsom at rally in Long Beach
Gov. Gavin Newsom ended his campaign to retain his job in a recall election with a final push from President Joe Biden at a rally in Long Beach.