Amber Hankins joined the Indy Style team as co-host in May of 2015. Hankins began her broadcasting career as an anchor and reporter at WCIA, in Champaign, Illinois. She later reported for KCTV in Kansas City, Missouri, where she also co-hosted “KC Zoo Show,” a half-hour children’s program.
Hankins made the move from Kansas to Los Angeles, where she covered entertainment news, celebrity fashion, movie premieres, and events.
In 2012, Hankins helped launch, RFD-TV, a national news network, as an anchor and live field reporter covering news and events impacting rural communities across the country.
Born and raised in Central Illinois, Hankins is a graduate of Eastern Illinois University. She holds a Master’s in Journalism from the University of Illinois. Amber, her husband and their daughter now call Central Indiana home.