Abbie Schrader joined the WKBN-27 First News team in March 2016, taking on the roles of anchor and reporter for the WKBN-27 First News Saturday Morning and WKBN-27 First News Sunday Morning shows.
A graduate of Keystone High School and growing up in LaGrange, Ohio, Abbie attended and graduated from Cleveland State University with a degree in Digital Media.
Prior to joining WKBN-27 First News, Abbie worked for two and a half years at WTAP in Parkersburg, West Virginia. She also worked as a Production Assistant for WOIO in Cleveland.
When she is not working to bring you the stories that matter to you, Abbie enjoys spending time with her two beautiful and perfect cats, Jasper and Fiona. Abbie loves animals, cooking, watching reality television and spending time outdoors.
Abbie is excited to be a part of the Mahoning Valley, meeting new people and attending events throughout the community.
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