Sharon Chin is an anchor/reporter on CBS5 in San Francisco. Sharon has reported on everything from fires to politics to community heroes. Sharon had plans on becoming a doctor, but following an internship at an Asian American newspaper, she caught the news bug. She has worked in Medford, Oregon; Salinas, California and Silicon Valley. She has won an Emmy and was named Reporter of the Year by the Associated Press Television-Radio Association of California. She has a BA degree in political science from UC Berkeley and a master’s in journalism from Northwestern University. She mentors young journalists as a member of the Asian American Journalists Association.