Claudia Rupcich joined 8News as a reporter/video journalist in December 2013. She previously worked at WSET ABC 13 News in Lynchburg, VA as a web managing editor and weekend reporter.
Claudia graduated from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill with degrees in broadcast journalism and French. Claudia was a reporter, anchor and director for Carolina Week, the Emmy award-winning live student broadcast at the university.
Claudia previously interned at NBC6-WTVJ in Miami and at ABC11-WTVD in Raleigh, NC.
She was born in Venezuela and raised in South Florida. She is fluent in Spanish.
When Claudia isn't working, she loves to cook, run and travel. She's excited to explore Richmond and make the city her new home. If you have any story ideas, she'd love to hear from you! You can find her on Facebook, Twitter or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org