Ameera David is WXYZ’s weekend evening anchor and weekday reporter, leading flagship coverage of The Rebound Detroit, bringing Metro Detroiters the resources and guidance they need to rebound and recover from the damaging financial impact of Covid-19.
Ameera began her career in TV journalism working at NBC News’ Washington D.C. bureau. There, she took on several different roles, working as a White House producer, assignment desk manager, and production assistant for the likes of Brian Williams and Chuck Todd.
Ameera is a Detroit native, having grown up on the city’s east side, attending Detroit Public Schools. She’s of Middle Eastern origin and grew up deeply entrenched in Metro Detroit’s vibrant Arab American community.
A proud Wolverine, Ameeera is a graduate of the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor and has a Master's degree from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism in New York City.
In 2016, Ameera was awarded in the ‘Best Anchor’ category by the New York Festivals World’s Best TV & Films.
When she's not reporting, she enjoys scoping out new eateries in Metro Detroit, salsa dancing, traveling, and connecting with viewers on social media. Find her on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @AmeeraDavid if you'd like to follow the journey.
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