Robert Zepeda is a proud Californian. His past career adventures included New York and Miami. Working since he was 15 years old, he is a self-proclaimed workaholic. Growing up an only child, he was often faced with challenges of how to keep himself entertained. This real life skill has helped him bring creativity and art to the field of journalism.
His segments have been featured on ABC, Fusion, HLN and OWN. Some of the same segments have also gone viral; Huffington Post, BuzzFeed, Perez Hilton and NewNowNext bloggers have all helped to make them sharable and viral to millions more online.
He is currently a Producer at the Los Angeles Bureau covering the western United States for all ABC News platforms. Some of his favorite segments have been What Would You Do? Gay PDA, 20/20's Ruby: Confessions of a Reality Show Star and the many breaking news specials he's rolled up his sleeves for. He is honored to have won 2 Emmys ('Nightclub Massacre: Terror in Orlando', Outstanding Morning Program - Good Morning America) and a Peabody Award (Superstorm Sandy). His most creative works have been featured on the 'Survival Week' segments for Good Morning America and Nightline.
He is a self-sufficient, enthusiastic hard-hitting journalist; always thinking of new 'out of the box' ways to tell a story. His skills include producing, booking, shooting, editing and has most recently received his FAA license in drone flying.
Active on social media, Robert never goes a moment without thinking of his next post or how to capture the perfect picture on his iPhone..."selfies" included.