Mara Schiavocampo

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Mara Schiavocampo
Mara Schiavocampo

(1979-09-28) September 28, 1979 (age 39)
EducationUCLA, University of Maryland, College Park
OccupationJournalist, News Anchor
EmployerABC News
Tommy Porter (m. 2005)

Mara Schiavocampo (pronounced skee-ah-vah-CAHM-po) (born September 28, 1979) is an American journalist, working for ABC News. She was an anchor for Early Today on NBC and for First Look on MSNBC[1] and was an NBC News correspondent. She is now an ABC News New York-based correspondent.[2]

Early life and education[edit]

Schiavocampo received her undergraduate degree from University of California, Los Angeles and master's degree from University of Maryland, College Park.[3]


Schiavocampo has worked for ABC News, CBS News, Current TV, Yahoo!, NPR, Ebony Magazine, The Oprah Winfrey Show and Uptown. Schiavocampo was with NBC News from 2007–2013, where she was a digital correspondent and anchor of Early Today and anchor of MSNBC'S First Look for the last three years with NBC.

Personal life[edit]

Schiavocampo is married to Tommie Porter; the couple has two children. The family lives in Harlem, New York.

Schiavocampo is biracial, born of an Italian father and an African-American mother.[4]


  1. ^ "Schiavocampo Tapped For 'Early Today,' 'First Look' - TVNewser". 2012-12-14. Retrieved 2014-03-18.
  2. ^ "Mara Schiavocampo Joins ABC News as New York-based Correspondent". 2014-02-03. Retrieved 2014-03-18.
  3. ^ "SO WHAT DO YOU DO, MARA SCHIAVOCAMPO, NBC DIGITAL JOURNALIST?". Mediabistro. January 9, 2008. Retrieved January 4, 2015.
  4. ^ "Mara Schiavocampo | Real Life Glam". GLAM Life Blog. 2012-08-21. Retrieved 2014-03-18.

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