Matt Keller
I distinctly remember the first time I thought a career in broadcast journalism was a possiblity for me. It was my senior year at Oak Grove High School in San Jose. My English teacher guided me to the field of journalism, possibly to put my skill (or annoyance?) of asking "why or why not" to good use.

Now I have the privilege of asking the hard questions in my hometown and across the Bay Area on issues that matter.

The road home has been an adventure. I have covered all kinds of incredible stories, including devastating wildfires and flooding in Chico, an air show crash and the largest school shooting in U.S. history in Virginia. I also confronted people involved in a huge scheme against homeowners in Fresno. Now, I get a front row seat to the biggest stories here in my hometown.

I enjoy getting out in the great weather with my family. My hobbies include reading books and magazines, watching good television shows, movies, the UFC and NBA basketball.

I'm always looking for a good story. Send your news tips to or Tweet me.

Matt Keller is a general assignment reporter, typically filing his stories in the South Bay for the weekday morning news on ABC7. He's received many prestigious awards, including two Emmy Awards, a Regional Edward R. Murrow Award, and an Associated Press Award. Matt was also recognized for his media contributions to Northern California with a California State Assembly Resolution.

Three workers were injured when a rebar tower fell at a construction site in Fremont.
An employee at the Safeway in San Francisco on Marina Boulevard is now $1.9 million richer after matching 5 of 6 numbers in the Mega Millions jackpot.
Lottery fever has hit the Bay Area. People are lining up to buy a ticket for a chance at the Mega Millions jackpot.
Alert neighbors are being credited for helping bust two people suspected of trying to install credit card skimmers on gas pumps in Sunnyvale.
Oakland firefighters are keeping an eye on hotspots after a 2-alarm fire destroyed a warehouse in East Oakland across the street from the Coliseum/Airport BART station.