Before KDKA, Amy spent two years at WCPO, the ABC affiliate in Cincinnati, Ohio as a Multimedia Journalist/Reporter. In Cincinnati, Amy covered crime, local government, breaking news, human interest stories and features for the evening newscasts. She also provided local angles to many national stories, such as the Aurora, Colo. movie theater shooting, the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, the selection of Pope Francis, the Boston Marathon bombings, the three Cleveland captives, the Moore, Okla. tornado devastation and the 2013 deadly Colorado floods.
Prior to Cincinnati, Amy was an anchor, reporter and producer at WTRF, the CBS, ABC and FOX affiliate in the Wheeling, W. Va./Steubenville, Ohio market for three years. While there, she produced the 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. newscasts before being promoted to anchor/reporter.
Amy anchored and produced the noon newscast and submitted reports for the evening newscasts.
Before working in television, Amy covered news in Pittsburgh for Examiner.com. She also worked for an advertising and public relations firm in Pittsburgh.
Amy is a graduate of Penn State University and went to Chartiers Valley High School. A television and media production class in high school is where her love of broadcasting started.
Amy also interned at KDKA during college!
Amy loves to travel, work out, cook and spend time with family, friends and her pets!
Terry Walker walked into the state police barracks in Uniontown shortly before 1 a.m. on Friday.
A man is facing charges after leading police on a chase that ended with a big crash.
Firefighters had their hands full with a big fire overnight in Springdale.
Nearly 400 people in Fayette County were left without gas Monday night after a pipeline was damaged in Uniontown, Fayette County.
Police are investigating a deadly dog mauling that left a 2-year-old girl dead in West Mifflin.
Peach, Sara and Alli have fallen victim to a horse hairdresser.
A Carnegie Mellon University student has been kicked out of school after being accused of videotaping dozens of students in the showers of a campus dorm.
State Police say they have filed charges against a Westmoreland County man in connection with the shooting death of a teenage boy who died more than 40 years ago.
Police are looking for a man in connection with a carjacking in Harmar Township Monday morning.
Our pets are members of our family so they need to be treated like one, especially in the bitter cold.
PennDOT says it will be out treating roads all night.
A local college is closed today so that health officials can inspect for bed bugs.
Jason Cooper, 38, a chemistry teacher at Plum Senior High School, is out on bond today.
Officials with the Allegheny County Health Department say a student in the Pittsburgh Public School District has been diagnosed with tuberculosis (TB).
At just 8-years-old, Nevaeh Griffin had the chance to experience prom.