NBC television’s Los Angeles affiliate, NBC4, has sent its own news crew – including reporter Hetty Chang ’00 – to the Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea. Chang, who reports breaking news and hard news for the NBC4 News at 5, 6 and 11 p.m., will cover every angle on local athletes live on NBC4 from Feb. 8 – 25.
Chang traveled throughout California, from Mammoth to San Jose, covering key competitions and athletes as they qualified for the 2018 U.S. Olympic team. Her journey continued to South Korea, where she is bringing viewers closer to the action, reporting live daily on NBC4 Today in LA from 4 – 7 a.m. and the NBC4 News at 4 p.m. and 11 p.m.
A native of Southern California, Chang grew up in Cerritos and earned her B.A. in sociology at UCLA. She is Chinese American and speaks Mandarin fluently. An Emmy Award-winning journalist, Chang has been with NBC4 since 2013.