Sandra Mitchell Biography
Sandra Mitchell is an award-winning American journalist, who has been reporting and anchoring the news in Los Angeles for 15 years.
She graduated Magna Cum Laude from the Temple University School of Broadcast Journalism in Philadelphia.
In 2012, Sandra was the Excellence in Broadcast Journalism Award by The National Journalism Honor Society of her alma mater.
Sandra Mitchell Age
Sandra celebrates her birthday on July 13. Her year of birth is however not known.
Sandra Mitchell Husband
About her personal life, Sandra is very private. It is, however, known that she is married although information about her husband is unavailable.Sandra Mitchell Photo
Sandra Mitchell CBS 2 | KCAL9
Sandra anchors the KCAL9 News at Noon. She is known for her calm demeanor. She has solo anchored during some of the biggest news stories in recent history.
She was live on the anchor desk to announce the death of Michael Jackson, and she also covered the deaths and funerals of former Presidents Ronald Reagan and Gerald Ford.
During the Newtown, Connecticut school massacre, the Boston Marathon bombing, and the Santa Monica College shooting rampage, Sandra was a reassuring presence as a solo anchor.
Sandra was also the first anchor on television during the deadly shootout with former LAPD officer Christopher Dorner, live as it happened.
She also anchored live coverage of the election of the new Pope and the birth and introduction of the Royal Baby Prince George.
She is an engaging interviewer and she has interviewed some of the most popular celebrities in Hollywood.
She is also a gifted storyteller, her biggest joy is telling the stories of ordinary people who make this world an extraordinary place.
Prior to joining KCAL 9 and CBS 2, Sandra reported and anchored in Huntsville, Alabama, New Orleans, and St. Louis.
In 1999, she made the jump to the west coast, working for the syndicated show “EXTRA,” before joining KCAL 9 and CBS 2.
Sandra Mitchell Breast Cancer
Sandra is a breast cancer survivor. She has shared her diagnosis and treatment with Los Angeles viewers. She continues to inspire and educate others through her work with numerous charities.
Sandra also serves on the executive board of Susan G. Komen Los Angeles and is one of the “Race For The Cure” top fundraisers in LA.
She has been awarded 3 Emmy Awards and 3 Golden Mike Awards. She was most recently awarded the prestigious Women in Media Genii Award for Excellence in Television.
Sandra Mitchell Salary
Sandra’s salary at CBS2 has not been made public. We will update when we get the information.