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Tamsen Fadal is a eight-time Emmy award-winning journalist who is the anchor of the PIX11 News in New York at 5pm, 6pm and 10pm.

In 2008 Fadal joined PIX11 News Morning News as an anchor, and in 2012 she was elevated to the anchor desk for PIX News’ PM programs. Prior to joining PIX11, Fadal was a correspondent for WCBS-TV, the CBS flagship station in New York. With more than a decade of experience, she has covered local, national and international stories including Hurricane Sandy, the Metro North train derailment, the Columbia Shuttle crash, the London bombings and the war on terror. In 2002, she traveled to Afghanistan and was embedded with the American troops during the war. Additionally, Fadal reported during Operation Enduring Freedom from Air Force bases in London and Germany.

Fadal also serves as the executive producer and host of Broadway Profiles for The Broadway Channel, and is a regular contributor to More.com Huffington Post and Daily Worth.

Fadal was awarded 3 Emmys in 2015 and 3 Emmys in 2014,including one for on-camera achievement as a News Anchor/Host, Political News Special “Remembering Ed Koch” and Outstanding News Coverage at PIX11 News. In 2005 she was honored with an Emmy Award for her work as an Investigative Reporter.

She received a Broadcast Journalism award in 2004 by the National Air Disaster Foundation [NADF] post 9/11, for contributions leading to improved aviation safety. Tamsen was named the 2004 Outstanding Young Alumnus Award Recipientby the University of South Florida.

Fadal, a Lebanese-American, is passionate about empoweringwomen and has appeared on “The Talk,” the “Today Show,”“Good Morning America,” Lifetime, A&E and “The CBS Early Show” in support of this mission. She has co-authored 3 self-help books, her latest, The New Single: Finding, Fixing and Falling Back In Love With Yourself, seeks to help women emerge from a big life change with confidence, grace and a recipe for self-care.

Fadal lost her mother to breast cancer in 1990 and has been along-time advocate of educating women and their families about this devastating disease, giving all women a chance at early detection, regardless of means.

Very involved in charitable organizations, she serves on several non-for-profit boards including Shining Service Women’s Veterans Association, United Cerebral Palsy Women Who Care, The Pajama Program, an organization that provides clothing for children in need and Dylan’s Candy BarK, an animal rights organization.

In 2011, she co-founded Shansen Jewelry, alongside her cousin, actress Shannon Elizabeth with a portion of all proceeds going to animal rescue and breast cancer charities.

A longtime theater fan, Fadal made her Broadway debut in “Chicago,” the musical, in January 2010 followed by on-stage debuts in Broadway’s “In the Heights” and “Rock of Ages.”

Born in Concord, Mass., Tamsen graduated from University of South Florida with a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalist. She currently lives in New York City where she is learning to build websites and write code in her free time.

Tamsen Fadal’s TV Demo Reel

Tamsen Fadal on The Talk

Tamsen Fadal Hosting Broadway Profiles

 

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