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Born and raised here in the Northwest, I'm also a proud Husky! My first job in broadcasting came as a UW sophomore when I was 19, reporting traffic for the afternoon show on KISS-FM. From there, I worked pretty much every radio shift imaginable, and was lucky enough to join The Bob Rivers Show, the morning radio show on KZOK at the time, working with some of the best in the biz.

I officially joined the Q13 FOX news team in August 2009, and my favorite thing about working here is being able to be a storyteller in the community I grew up in. I LOVE talking to people and doing interactive stories where I get to be myself and represent viewers by taking them inside the story itself.

Outside of work, you'll find me pretending I’m a calm person in a hot yoga class; pretending I am an award-winning singer and rapper in a karaoke bar; or pretending I'm the courtesy police and demanding the 'thank-you wave' in traffic (let's be kind during rush hour, people)!

My husband and I love traveling together, exploring new places here in the Northwest and all over. We also have a brown-and-white cat, Saffron, who seems to think my pillow is a special place for him to sleep at night. (Note to Saffy: It's NOT. #pushover).

Recent Articles
  • WATCH: A yacht so big, a helicopter lands on it!

    SEATTLE — You’ve likely never seen a boat of THIS magnitude. It is the largest boat ever to be featured in the 68 year history of the Seattle Boat Show! Take a tour and see the amazingness for yourself! We take you on a sneak peak tour in the video above- watch as a helicopter lands on! Check out those state rooms… and the elevator! It’s all on display in the largest boat show on the West Coast! The Seattle […]

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  • Just how loud is your playoff voice, 12s? (VIDEO)

  • From FOX 4. Via CNN.

    WATCH: How often do you shower? Doctors say it’s probably too often

    SEATTLE —  First we are told we don’t wash our pjs often enough. Now it turns out we are showering too much. So how often do you shower?

  • WATCH: Kaci tries to become Mary Poppins with local production

    ISSAQUAH — Spit spot! Mary Poppins is here, and it’s a production you don’t want to miss. The Village Theatre’s run of the popular classic has many of the songs and characters we all know and love from the Julie Andrews movie; and more from the original book.  From a glorious set and costumes to flying and other magic, it feels like a show all ages will be singing along to. I tried (a little too hard) to become Mary Poppins […]

  • Here’s what you should wear on New Year’s Eve!

    SEATTLE — From makeup and skin care to the BEST outfit ideas, stylists Darcy Camden and Tiffany Lowry have some GREAT ideas that won’t break the bank! Watch the video to see what you can wear to ring in 2015; then check out their blog for more styling tips HERE. 

  • Want a different way to buy toys this holiday season?

    Above: Kaci learns the hard way from these local kids that you CAN build towers and balance chickens in precarious ways. Watch to see the kinds of hands-on toys your kids might just love to play with this holiday season (and beyond)! SEATTLE — At Top Ten Toys, it’s less about the toys kids might see in commercials and movies; and more about inspiring play. Voted best toy store in the western U.S. this year by the American Specialty Retailing […]

  • Breakfast with Kaci: The Maltby Cafe!

    SNOHOMISH — When we asked our viewers to tell us their FAVORITE local breakfast spot, one of the more popular answers was The Maltby Cafe. We finally tried it for ourselves, sampling their famous cinnamon rolls (and learning how they are made), and chatting with some of the regulars who have been coming to the Cafe since it first opened 26 years ago. Tana Baumler is one of the co-owners, and the story of how she and three friends decided […]

  • Simple, creative ideas for holiday entertaining with Alexandra Hedin

    Above: How to pair pears (get it?) with cheese and a pineapple vodka punch! SEATTLE — It can be daunting having to entertain the masses over the holiday season- but it shouldn’t be! That’s the way local lifestyle and entertaining expert Alexandra Hedin rolls. She took us through three batches of simple, creative ideas: whether you’re hosting a holiday cocktail party, a family breakfast, or a New Year’s Eve shindig. Watch the videos to see how it’s done, then check […]

  • WATCH: Holiday crafts and homemade gifts you can make with the kids!

    SEATTLE — Craft specialist Jamie Seitz with Michaels had some great ideas for holiday crafts this morning. Make them with the kids, and turn hot cocoa into a fun homemade holiday gift; or make reindeer food to leave out for Santa! Watch the video to learn how; find out more by clicking HERE.