Macy Jenkins reports Monday-Friday on CBS13 News.

13 Questions With… Macy Jenkins

  1. Where did you grow up? Los Angeles, California
  2. What is your ideal scenario for a day off? A day trip to San Francisco or Napa Valley!
  3. How did you decide to be a reporter/anchor? I realized that I loved telling people’s stories, and using video to tell the tale keeps things interesting.
  4. What was your favorite toy growing up? All of the Barbies (I still love them)
  5. Where is your favorite local place to eat? The Coconut on T – they have the best Thai in the city!
  6. What is your favorite social media platform? Facebook – my page is Macy Jenkins CBS13.
  7. If you didn’t work in TV news what would you be doing? Starring in a hit Broadway musical!
  8. What is the most memorable story you’ve covered at CBS13/CW31? The story about Craig Vanderstoep’s 6 children trying to raise money for his cancer treatment with a lemonade stand. (Watch that story HERE.)
  9. What is your favorite season? Fall- it brings us all things pumpkin, boots, sweaters and my birthday!
  10. Who is the fellow reporter/anchor you text the most? Jennifer McGraw – she texts back quickly and enjoys my memes.
  11. Why do you love Northern California? We’re close to everything up here, the coast, mountains, wine country. And there are more trees here than in Southern California! So pretty.
  12. Where was your best vacation ever? My best vacation ever was during college and I took a trip to Rome and Venice, Italy. Rome was extremely majestic and I enjoyed reliving so many historical sites. We saw the Pope! By the time we got to Venice, we’d run out of money so my friends and I slept outside of the airport on a bench in November. We look back laugh about that trip; it built character!
  13. Favorite sport to watch in person? On TV? In person- I don’t see it often but hockey: the sport has the most lively players. Beach Volleyball during the Olympics!


  1. Favorite TV show? Movie? Favorite TV Show: Game of Thrones; Favorite movie: Miss Congeniality

If you would like to share story ideas with Macy, email her at or follow her on twitter @MacyJJenkins.


  1. I read your article about the elderly women raped. I had to look at your bio to see why you didn’t report the description of the assailant. Mystery solved.

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