I began my career as a writer, producer and editor in Fresno. From there, I anchored and reported in Amarillo, TX, Kalamazoo, MI and Detroit, MI. Most recently, I was an Anchor for the FOX affiliate in Sacramento. However, my work hasn't been limited to local news. I've had the pleasure of acting in a primetime TV series and was even eaten by a monster in a sci-fi movie!
When I'm not working, I'm usually playing outside or exploring new places. You might find me cheering on the Giants while enjoying some garlic fries and Ghirardelli ice cream. I also love animals and a good, long nap!
I'm excited to be back in the community. I look forward to being a part of your day and would love for you to be a part of mine! Follow me on Twitter and find me on Facebook. I always enjoy hearing from you!
Ama Daetz is weekday co-anchor of ABC7 News at 4 p.m., 6 p.m., 9 p.m. and 11 p.m.
Fall fun awaits at Lemos Farm in Half Moon Bay
If you're hoping to take the family somewhere festive for the fall season, Lemos Farm in Half Moon Bay may be just what you're looking for!
FAA to determine if airplane seats are too tight for quick evacuations
If you've flown recently, you know airplane seats are getting smaller. So what happens in an emergency?
Take a tour of San Mateo's CuriOdyssey with ABC7 News Anchor Ama Daetz
FUN FOR KIDS: Science experiments, playgrounds, and a zoo... ABC7 News Anchor Ama Daetz shows us around CuriOdyssey!
Anchors Away! Big Change at Starbucks
Here's what you will no longer see at Starbucks. Is it a sign of the times?
San Francisco art installation highlights lack of statues depicting women
In San Francisco, there are 68 statues honoring men. How many are there honoring women? Four.