Michael Thomas joined FOX 12 as a Reporter in August of 2022 and is very excited to be back on the West Coast.
He was born and raised in southern California and received his B.A. in Broadcast Journalism from California State University of Los Angeles.
Following his time at CSULA, he moved to Chicago, where he received his Masters from Northwestern University, Medill-school of Journalism.
At the end of his Masters program he became a Morning Anchor/Reporter for the CBS affiliate- WLNS-TV in the Michigan’s Capital City, Lansing.
Over the years he has covered red carpet events, the Oscars, national political stories, breaking news, crime scenes, investigative pieces and many fun live interviews.
While he does enjoy all aspects of news, he loves morning shows and connecting with viewers on a personal level.
No matter the show or the story, he strives to bring a positive and unique style of energy to TV news.
When not working, he loves finding new coffee shops, shopping, watching Real Housewives and traveling to see loved ones.