Chris Schauble


Chris Schauble is the co-anchor of KTLA 5 Morning News from 4:30 am to 7:00 am on weekdays.

Chris is passionate about his work, family, and fitness. During his 10 years working in Los Angeles, Chris has earned multiple awards including two Emmy awards and five Golden Microphones. In 2007, he was also named to the San Fernando Business Journal's 40 Under 40 list (he laughingly admits he no longer qualifies). Chris is a marathoner and triathlete, having competed in two Ironman competitions including the Ironman World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.

Prior to his Los Angeles work, Chris spent time at KCNC-TV in Denver where he covered a number of national stories. His coverage of the Columbine High School shootings helped the station earn a local area Emmy for Best Spot News. In 2000 Chris was named "TV Person of the Year" by the Colorado Association of Black Journalists and in 2001 he was honored as one of Denver's Top 10 History Makers by Urban Spectrum Magazine. Schauble holds a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism from Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado. He was honored by Fort Lewis College with the 2002 Distinguished Alumni Award. In addition to his work as a journalist, Chris has been an Instructor for Speech Communications and Media Research Analysis at Miles College in Birmingham, Alabama and was a guest Instructor at the Poytner Institute in St. Petersburg. He is an active member of the National Association of Black Journalists and Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

As an adoptee himself, Chris has dedicated much of his free time to helping needy children find homes. He has been recognized by the City of Los Angeles and the State of California multiple times for his ongoing community service. Chris, his wife and their two sets of twin girls live in the Los Angeles area.