David Ono is the anchor for ABC7 Eyewitness News at 4pm and 6pm, the top-rated newscasts in all of Southern California. He also anchors Eyewitness News on KDOC-TV at 7pm. David joined ABC7 in 1996 and has covered some of the biggest stories of a generation. From the Pope to the President, global disasters, terrorist attacks, royal weddings, David has witnessed history.
David has produced multiple award-winning civil rights films, even having his work wind up at the Smithsonian Institution. David has a new series called FACEism that exposes stereotyping, racism, and shines a light on those darker chapters in our history that are not taught in class. FACEism was just nominated for 10 Emmy Awards. David has won 9 Edward R. Murrow awards, 25 Emmys, 2 RTDNA National Unity Awards, 6 AAJA National Journalism Awards, and was honored with the Distinguished Journalist Award by the Society of Professional Journalists.