American TV news anchor and correspondent
Uma Devi Pemmaraju is an Indian-born American anchor and host on the Fox News Channel cable network. Pemmaraju, was also raised in San Antonio, Texas, currently anchors America's News Headquarters for Fox News Channel from Washington D.C. Pemmaraju is a graduate of Trinity University in Texas, with a bachelors' degree in Political Science. In addition to being coined as "Boston's Best Anchor" in 1996 and 1997 by Boston Magazine, Pemmaraju has received numerous Emmy awards for her reporting and investigative journalism. Other honors throughout her career include the Texas AP Award for reporting in 2002, the Woman of Achievement Award from the Big Sisters Organization of America and the Matrix Award from Women in Communications. She has also worked at KTVT the CBS-TV affiliate in Dallas, TX, as a news anchor and correspondent, as well as for WBZ-TV (NBC) in Boston and a producer for the syndicated show, "The Evening Magazine."