Amanda Pitts joined ABC6 as a Multimedia Journalist in August 2018. A native Southern New Englander, Amanda was born in Taunton, Massachusetts, and grew up in Bristol, Rhode Island. Her family then moved to Riverside, Rhode Island, where Amanda graduated from East Providence High School in 2011.
After high school, Amanda attended the Community College of Rhode Island, eventually transferring to Bridgewater State University. She graduated in 2017 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications.
While in college, Amanda interned at WJAR, WCVB in Boston, and WLNE where she was hired as an Assignment Editor in 2016.
Amanda’s first on-air gig was at WICZ-TV in Binghamton, New York, where she spent 10 months in the Upstate New York cold!
Amanda is thrilled to be back home, reporting in the Ocean State. Follow her on Facebook @AmandaPittsTV, on Twitter @APittsABC6.