Avery Van Etten

Avery joined abc27 in September 2020 after graduating from Northwestern University. She is a digital producer and previously worked as a digital reporter.

Avery grew up in Mechanicsburg, and she was excited to return from Evanston to cover her community.

While attending Northwestern, Avery was involved in the university’s TV station, Northwestern News Network, and served as news director for the school’s radio station, WNUR. She has also held internships at Chicago-based documentary production company Small Forces and local Pennsylvania radio station WITF.

Avery’s reporting has been recognized regionally and nationally with Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence Awards, and she received an award in the Storyfest 2020 competition for her reporting on sea level rise. Avery especially enjoys covering environmental stories.

In her free time, Avery enjoys reading books, taking short hikes and spending time with her three cats. When you see her around, she’d love to hear your book and music recommendations…and your news tips! You can email her at avanetten@abc27.com.

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