Sara Donchey is a reporter and anchor for CBS2 and KCAL9. Born in Los Angeles and raised in Diamond Bar, California, Sara is proud to call Southern California home.
She attended Diamond Bar High School and went on to pursue a degree in Print and Online Journalism from San Francisco State University. During her time there, Sara contributed to the student-run publication, Golden Gate Xpress. Sara worked as both the Online Managing Editor and the Editorial Cartoonist for the paper, in addition to penning news and sports reports.
After college, Sara worked as production assistant for KPIX 5, the CBS owned-and-operated station in San Francisco. Sara relocated to South Texas to work as a multimedia journalist for KRIS-TV and KZTV, a duoply station in Corpus Christi. Sara reported for the evening newscasts and anchored the station’s weekend evening shows. In 2015, she moved to Houston to work as an anchor and reporter for KPRC-TV, where she anchored the stations 11 am and 4 pm broadcasts. During her time at KPRC, Sara traveled the country to cover two Super Bowls, the 2016 Dallas Police shooting and the San Bernardino terror attack. She also anchored wall-to-wall breaking news coverage during Hurricane Harvey, traveled to Mexico to cover the NFL, and went with MLB star Carlos Correa’s to his hometown in Puerto Rico.
Sara lives in the Los Angeles area with her husband, son, and Doberman Pinscher named Hiwa.