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Amanda Davis

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Amanda Davis is an anchor on the CBS46 Morning News and CBS46 News at Noon.

Davis spent 26 years at WAGA in Atlanta.  She has received numerous honors and awards during her career, including: RTDNA Edward R. Murrow Award, ten Southeast Regional Emmy Awards, Georgia Association of Broadcasters Gabby Award and the Atlanta Association of Black Journalists Pioneer of the Year Award.

Besides her passion for local news she also describes her “true labor of love” her work to find permanent homes for Georgia foster care children.  She began this community project in 1997 with a series called Home for the Holidays and in the first year, 32 children were placed in loving homes.  Davis was honored with the Keenan’s Kids Foundation Media Award because of her work with Wednesday’s Child. 

Davis graduated Magna Cum Laude from Clark College and is the mother of one daughter.