Linsey Davis


Linsey Davis is an African American anchor and correspondent for ABC News based in New York City. She is also a best-selling author of two children's books. She graduated with a MA degree from NYU in Broadcast Journalism and a BA degree from the University of Virginia. She has covered major news stories around the globe, including the Las Vegas massacre, Harvey Weinstein allegations and subsequent #MeToo movement stories, the Boston Marathon bombing, Nairobi Mall massacre and several of former President Barack Obama's trips overseas. Her coverage ranges from the 2016 presidential election to social injustice and various natural disasters, including the earthquake in Haiti and multiple hurricanes. She also moderated ABC News' Democratic presidential debates in September 2019 and February 2020. Linsey files reports for "World News," "Good Morning America," "20/20" and "Nightline." She also anchors two primetime news hours on ABC News Live. Linsey has received several honors for her reporting, including two Emmy Awards and a regional Edward R. Murrow Award.

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