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School: Truman State University

Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri

Amber is no stranger to the Heartland. She is from St. Louis, but attended Truman State University and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Communication. She joined KTVO in September of 2017.

During college, Amber interned at KMOV News 4 in St. Louis. She received hands on experience covering stories from local elections to crime and natural disasters.

While at Truman, Amber worked for the Truman Media Network. She worked her way up from being a reporter to anchor, producer and executive producer. This gave her the opportunity to anchor the night of the 2016 presidential election.

Amber studied abroad in Costa Rica for a semester. She loves to travel, watch movies, play her violin or spend time in the beautiful outdoors.

Amber is excited to start her career at KTVO and if you have any story ideas or suggestions please contact her at