Sydney Cameron is an award-winning journalist who joined the Fox 35 news team in November 2018.
Before moving to Orlando, Sydney was a morning anchor and reporter in Johnson City, Tennessee. During her time in the Tri-Cities, she shined a light on the opioid epidemic and the people it impacts. She won a Tennessee Media & Editors Associated Press award for her in-depth coverage about a dangerous illicit drug called fentanyl and its impact on people in the community and law enforcement. She was also recognized as one of the best reporters in the state by The Associated Press.
Sydney also worked as a reporter and anchor in Richmond, Va. and Columbus, Ga. She covered regional and national stories, including the corruption trial of former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell and the poisoning of the Toomer’s Corner oak trees at Auburn University.
She received a broadcast journalism degree from American University in 2008. After graduation, Sydney moved overseas to Auckland, New Zealand, where she worked as a volunteer associate producer and editor for a community television series.
Sydney loves discovering new places with her husband and young son, reading and writing poetry in her free time. She is a proud member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.
Sydney is eager to be a voice for the community and address concerns that matter to you. Please feel free to reach out to her if you have a story idea.