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
Beloved Staten Island pizzeria serves final slice after 80 years
The owner of the beloved restaurant says it's been a great run after decades in business.
Car owners frustrated after 40+ tires slashed in Queens neighborhood
Dozens of frustrated car owners in Queens woke up Sunday morning to find someone had slashed their tires overnight.
Coast Guard's 1st Black Master Chief Petty Officer to serve as NYC Veterans Day Parade Grand Marshal
Over the course of his 30-year career, Vince Patton visited 33 countries, sailed the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, and took part in more than 50 search and rescues, all while earning two bachelor's degrees, a Master's degree, and his Ph.D.
Brooklyn bodega owner pleads for cat-napping suspect to return his kitten
A bodega owner in Brooklyn is pleading for a cat-napping suspect, who was caught on video, to bring back his feline friend after swiping him and taking off.
Brooklyn bishop Lamor Whitehead holds first Sunday service following armed robbery
Bishop Lamor Whitehead re-enacted the incident inside Leaders of Tomorrow International Ministries.
'Beautiful people of New York' captured in new exhibit
Alfred Gonzalez spent the past 4 years traveling around the city, mostly on his bike, capturing the images.
'Bronx Flower Girl' beautifies community one flower at a time
A young woman in the Bronx, known as 'The Flower Girl,' has turned her passion for flowers into transforming her community one daffodil and tulip at a time.
Man frustrated after Queens home set ablaze by illegal fireworks from nearby July 4th party
Fed up and frustrated, Shariff Khan talked exclusively to Eyewitness News reporter Kemberly Richardson after illegal fireworks set his home on fire during Fourth of July celebrations on Monday.
New York City Men's Gay Chorus set to perform at Sunday's Pride March
A pioneering voice for the LGBTQ community, the New York City Men's Gay Chorus, will return to the streets for the city's Pride March on Sunday.
Grand Marshal of NYC's Pride March is fierce advocate for transgender athletes
A swimmer who made history as the first transgender athlete to compete on an NCAA Division I Men's team, is now one of the Grand Marshals of this year's Pride March in New York City.