Michelle Marsh is an Emmy Award winning journalist. Michelle joined the team in January 2016. She anchors the 4 p.m. newscast for WJLA/ABC 7 and the Late Night Report at 10 p.m. for NewsChannel 8.
Michelle came to ABC7/WJLA-TV from WRAL-TV in Raleigh, NC where she spent 4 years as a morning and noon anchor. While in Raleigh, she was awarded two Emmy's for breaking news coverage and best newscast.
Prior to working in North Carolina, Michelle anchored and reported in Atlanta, GA for WGCL. Michelle is a native New Yorker and began her career as a reporter at stations in Binghamton and Albany. She is an alumnus of Syracuse University, graduating Magna Cum Laude from the prestigious S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications with a B.S. in Broadcast Journalism.
Michelle's move to the DMV brings her closer to family. Her sister Rene is the Aviation and Government Regulation Correspondent for CNN based in Washington, D.C.
During her free time Michelle enjoys traveling, attending sporting events, and the arts. Her love for musical theater stems from her years of training in ballet, jazz, tap, and modern dance.
Michelle grew up in Queens and Long Island. She is of Jamaican descent.