MISTRESS OF CEREMONIES
LAURA EVANS, Anchor/Fox 5 News at 5
As an anchor at Fox 5 News at 5, Laura Evans informs and inspires as she delivers the news. She also produces and presents her popular Laura’s Likes segment weekly, spotlighting the latest and greatest in unique products and inspirational entrepreneurial stories. Laura is the recipient of multiple Emmys, Associated Press Awards, Golden Mics, and a Radio and Television News Directors Association award for Best News Series. Washingtonian Magazine named Laura as one of the rising stars to watch in local television news.
Laura is passionate about her involvement with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, having served as Honorary Chair for The Light the Night Walks and as emcee for the Leukemia Ball and Man and Woman of the Year Awards. Laura leads the annual DC Newswomen’s Bash against Breast Cancer and, along with her husband Mike, is also very devoted to the Make a Wish Foundation.
Laura’s top priorities are the three little ones at home who keep her extremely busy: daughters, Sienna and Andrea, and her son, Lucas.