Kemberly Richardson  | ABC7 WABC News Team
Kemberly Richardson is a multi Emmy Award winning journalist. Her versatility as a reporter is evident in her work; she has covered a wide spectrum of stories here in the US, the Caribbean, and overseas.

The Syracuse University graduate began her career at WNET in NYC. Kemberly then headed to Indiana working as a reporter with WPTA and California reporting with KNTV in San Jose. She then returned home to New York City. Kemberly joined FOX 5 in NYC, was part of the national on air team which launched BET Nightly News, and spent time working with public relations leader Fleishman Hillard.

Kemberly joined WABC in 2003 and continues to be front and center keeping viewers in the loop with breaking news and exclusive interviews. From the September 11th terror attack in New York to Super Bowls, fashion week, William and Kate's Royal wedding in London, Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico and countless interviews with celebrities and other public figures, Kemberly prides herself in seeking out fascinating stories and telling them in unforgettable ways.

Kemberly has a robust following on social media and is known for posting one-of-a-kind moments from her personal and professional life.

Born in Washington DC, Kemberly was raised in Westchester County, New York and spends time on Martha's Vineyard. Kemberly is a beach enthusiast who loves spending time with family and friends.

Kemberly's Stories
"A minute saved my life": NYPD officer recounts tragic events of 9/11
An NYPD officer recounts the tragic events of 9-11 and the split second decision that may have saved his life.
Kemberly Richardson reflects on the anniversary of 9/11
Monday September 10, 2001...go to bed; next day is primary day, assigned to polling place in lower Manhattan. Have to be at work in the afternoon. Fall asleep in NYC apartment.
Event equips students with backpacks, supplies ahead of uncertain school year
The Backpack Project NYC was started in June and has already given out more than 1,200 backpacks full of school supplies.
ABC7 Unite: Brooklyn to Alaska inspires, challenges teens
A nonprofit whose mission is to bring brave and adventurous urban youth to the wilderness of Alaska is striving to to inspire and challenge Brooklyn teens to overcome obstacles, develop self-confidence, and experience the power of open communication and teamwork.
Challenge Accepted: Latest viral challenge aims to promote female empowerment
There's a powerful message taking over social media that is showing up in the form of black and white photos of women.
New public art exhibit gives fresh perspective on New York City's bridges
The artist says she has been fascinated by bridges for years.
Regis Philbin's regular table at CT restaurant empty Saturday to honor legend
For 22 years, Valbella in Greenwich, Connecticut was Regis Philbin's second home.
Coronavirus News: Holocaust survivor from Long Island back home after bout of COVID-19
Gita Shorr has faced tremendous adversity during her 90 years on earth, but this great grandmother always prevails.
Coronavirus News: New York nurses help fight COVID-19 in Houston
Nurses from New York City are lending a hand on the frontlines in Houston to help fight the pandemic.
Coronavirus News: Businesses impacted by COVID gear up for 'Harlem Serves Up!' event
The event will promote Harlem businesses and raise money for organizations supporting its residents during the pandemic.