Lisa Stark

Lisa Stark

Lisa Stark
Biography
Lisa Stark was named a correspondent for ABC News in 1994. In her current position she is reporting on a wide range of breaking news and lifestyle stories with a... Read More »
Lisa Stark was named a correspondent for ABC News in 1994. In her current position she is reporting on a wide range of breaking news and lifestyle stories with a particular emphasis on stories relevant to Baby Boomers. In her previous assignment, Stark reported extensively on federal agencies, covering the Food and Drug Administration, Federal Aviation Administration, National Transportation Safety Board, The Department of Transportation and The Transportation Security Administration, as well as other regulatory agencies. Stark covered the bombing in Oklahoma City, the crash of TWA Flight 800, the space shuttle Columbia disaster, the 9/11 terrorist attacks Stark joined ABC News in 1993 as a Washington correspondent for "NewsOne," ABC's affiliate news service. In that capacity she reported on the Rodney King and O.J. Simpson trials, the Midwest floods, and the funerals of former President Richard Nixon and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. Prior to joining ABC News, Stark was a reporter and substitute anchor for KGO-TV, the ABC owned-and-operated station in San Francisco. She joined KGO-TV in 1984 and reported extensively on AIDS and politics, covering international AIDS conferences and Democratic and Republican National Conventions. She reported from Capitol Hill during the Persian Gulf War. She also co-hosted a weekly interview program and was the substitute host for KGO-TV's morning talk show. Before joining KGO-TV, Stark was anchor/reporter for ABC affiliates KATU-TV in Portland, Oregon and KEZI-TV in Eugene, Oregon. At KATU-TV she was responsible for all political and presidential election coverage, and she anchored both the 6:30 and 11:00 p.m. newscasts. At KEZI-TV she anchored the 5:30 p.m. news and covered breaking stories, including the 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens. Stark began her broadcasting career as a reporter/researcher at National Public Radio in Washington, DC. She was news director at KALX-FM, the University of California at Berkeley radio station, and subsequently held reporting jobs at KNBR/KYUU radio in San Francisco, KGAY in Salem, Oregon and KQFM in Portland, Oregon. Stark has been awarded two Emmys, a Peabody and a duPont Award for her work. A valedictorian and Phi Beta Kappa graduate in political science from the University of California at Berkeley in 1978, she currently resides in Maryland. « Read Less
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Doctors Use Surgery to Relieve Lingering Concussion Pain
By LISA STARK
May 2, 2013 Story from Health LISA STARK , ABC News
Lightning Strikes Airplane Midflight; Why No Damage?
By LISA STARK and BEN FORER
May 12, 2011 Story from Travel LISA STARK and BEN FORER , ABC News
Critically Ill Maryland Teen Adjusts Well to Classmate's Heart
By LISA STARK
May 8, 2013 Story from Health LISA STARK , ABC News
American Eagle Pilot Suspected of Being Drunk Removed From Flight
By ALYSSA NEWCOMB and LISA STARK
January 4, 2013 Story from US ALYSSA NEWCOMB and LISA STARK , ABC News
USC Program Helps Low-Income Students Prepare for College
By LISA STARK
March 5, 2013 Story from US LISA STARK , ABC News
United Airlines Announces New Fees for Faster Boarding, Bags
By LISA STARK
March 7, 2013 Story from Travel LISA STARK , ABC News
American Airlines and USAirways Merger Announcement Likely Tomorrow
By LISA STARK
February 13, 2013 Story from Travel LISA STARK , ABC News
What If You Had 30 Seconds to Save Your Life?
By LISA STARK
March 20, 2013 Story from US LISA STARK , ABC News
You've Won the Lottery! Just Send Cash - How to Avoid Foreign Lottery Scams
By LISA STARK
March 8, 2013 Story from Business LISA STARK , ABC News
FDA: Cut Ambien Dosage for Women
By DANIEL CLARK and LISA STARK
January 10, 2013 Story from Health DANIEL CLARK and LISA STARK , ABC News
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