PLEASE JOIN US AT LA GOES PINK, A LANDMARK EVENT UNITING THE WORLD’S MOST MAGICAL CITY IN THE ULTIMATE MIRACLE: THE END OF BREAST CANCER AS WE KNOW IT.
Monday | October 7, 2019
Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills
VIP Reception: 6pm - 7pm
Event Begins: 7pm - 10pm
We are pleased to announce:
Carolyn Johnson will be returning as the la goes pink emcee!
With more than 20 years of journalism and production experience, Johnson has worked both in front of and behind the camera, reporting and producing numerous programs and specials. In 2017, Johnson and Michael Brownlee anchored the 4 p.m. news from Washington D.C. in the days leading up to the presidential inauguration.
Known for her reporting on health and science, one of her most memorable assignments was in 2011 when she traveled to West Africa’s Sierra Leone to cover maternal and child health issues. In 2017, Johnson contributed to a NBC4 Investigative Team story about the nationwide opioid epidemic.
Over the course of her career, Johnson’s received several industry awards, including a 2015 Emmy for her work on the NBC4 special “50 Watts,” chronicling what happened before and after the riots of 1965. She co-anchored the station's coverage of the San Bernardino terrorist attack, which also won a 2015 LA Emmy. Other awards include an Emmy for Best Evening Newscast, multiple Golden Mikes, and the Eugene Block Journalism Award for Outstanding Coverage of San Francisco Human Rights Issues.