Claudia Amezcua is an award-winning and bilingual digital journalist who has worked in several newsrooms across Los Angeles, Nebraska, and most recently in Portland, Ore.
Most recently, she worked for KPTV as a Multimedia Producer covering over 100 days of protests, wildfires, snow, and the recent record-breaking heat in the Pacific Northwest.
Originally from Pomona, Calif., Claudia received her bachelor’s degree at California State University, Fullerton. She is currently completing her master’s degree in strategic communications at the University of Oregon.
She is also a member of SPJ, NAHJ, ONA and PRSA.
In her spare time, she spends her time with her partner. She loves local history, visiting theme parks cooking and of course rooting for the Dodgers and the Oregon Ducks (SCODUCKS).