Amy Johnson

amy johnson headshot 090225 Amy JohnsonAmy Johnson grew up in San Diego’s North County in Poway and knew from an early age that she wanted to be a television news reporter. After graduating from California Baptist University in Riverside on a four-year volleyball scholarship, Amy began her news career at the CBS affiliate in Coos Bay, Oregon as an anchor/reporter. Amy’s career path took her to Columbia, S.C., Milwaukee, Wis. and Boston before leading her back home to Southern California where she joined the KCBS/KCAL team in 2005. Amy helped launch the stations’ Ventura County bureau in April 2006.

An advocate of reading, Amy was named Volunteer of the Year for the Milwaukee Boys and Girls Club for her work in an after school reading program. She has also worked with at risk youth as a mentor.

Amy lives in Ventura County with her husband, a military pilot, and their two young sons.

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SPCALA Honors German Shepherd For Saving Owner’s Life

A dog, who had been adopted from a shelter, was honored by spcaLA Monday for saving his owner’s life.

05/07/2012

Alliance Claims Magic Mountain Pollutes River With Cleaning Practices

Local environmental groups have issued a stunning accusation against Six Flags Magic Mountain, claiming that the popular theme park is polluting the Santa Clara River.

Empty–04/27/2012

Police Continue Hunt For Driver In Deadly Willowbrook Hit-And-Run

Detectives Monday continued their search for the person behind a deadly hit and run in Willowbrook last week.

04/23/2012

Police Cracking Down On Homeless, Renegade Vendors On Venice Beach

Growing complaints from business owners and residents along the Venice Beach boardwalk have prompted police to weed out homeless camps and renegade vendors.

04/09/2012

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