Chris Thomas is evening anchor at ABC10. You can catch him weeknights at 5p.m., 6 p.m. and at 11 on Late News Tonight. He is an Emmy award-winning journalist who reported from Washington, DC for the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington. He chronicled the unrest in Baltimore following the death of Freddie Gray and gained international attention following his viral interview with The Imperial Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan. Here in Sacramento launched his “Chris Thomas reports” series and What’s Working franchise following the police involved shooting of Stephon Clark. He is determined to use his platform to not just shine a spotlight on issues in our community but also showcase ways people across our area are working to tackle those problems. Chris is excited to partner with profound organizations like the Sacramento Black Chamber as they work to build more sustainable communities.
Chris majored in English and graduated with departmental honors from Morehouse College in Atlanta. He worked as an Associate Producer in his hometown of Birmingham, Alabama and anchored newscasts in Richmond, Virginia and Augusta, Georgia before coming to ABC10.
Chris rarely meets a stranger and looks forward to hearing your story ideas! Shoot Chris an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.