Sarah Simmons Anchor, FOX 5
Sarah Simmons anchors the 5, 6, and 11pm news for FOX 5 in Washington D.C. Since starting with the network in January 2006, she has worn many hats at the station. She spent seven years reporting and anchoring for FOX 5 Morning news and Good Day DC. From floods to news in your neighborhood, she’s covered it all. During her time at FOX 5, she covered the 2008 and 2014 Inaugurations of the first African-American Commander-in-Chief, President Barack Obama.The television broadcasting bug bit while studying at Western Illinois University. A series of hands-on internships and a Masters degree at the University of Illinois at Springfield in Public Affairs Reporting prepared her for broadcast journalism jobs throughout the country before settling in Washington D.C.