Claire Powell - ABC5 News Des Moines, IA

Claire Powell


Claire Powell joined the ABC 5 News Team in June 2013. She comes from a very small town of Menlo, Iowa; population right around 300 people.

She graduated from Iowa State University in May of 2013 with a degree in Journalism and Mass Communications, Anthropology and a minor in Spanish.

At ISU, Claire worked as co-producer, photojournalist and writer for ISUtv and also worked as a multimedia journalist for ISU's Department of Residence. She also enjoyed taking food photography for multiple the student newspaper and other magazines.

A Cyclone fan and animal lover at heart, Claire likes to be outside and being around family and friends.

As a reporter for ABC5, Claire hopes to be able to tell and show stories that Iowans will appreciate watching.

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