Rachel McNeill

Emmy Award-winning morning news anchor, mom of two boys and Jamaican raised in Houston.

Rachel McNeill
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Get 2 Know Me

  • My family moved from Jamaica to the Houston area in 1978.
  • Graduated from Cypress Creek High School (Go Coogs!), then UT Austin with a Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism.
  • When I was in elementary school, I would interview my friends on the playground with a pretend microphone. I liked asking the tough questions!
Opening Double Quotation Mark

You don’t become what you want, you become what you believe.


Oprah Winfrey

My Advice for Aspiring Journalists

Say yes to EVERYTHING! Don’t be afraid to work hard to learn every aspect of this crazy business.

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