ST. LOUIS — Pepper Baker is a multi-skilled journalist who joined 5 On Your Side in St. Louis in July 2021. She joins the station from 13WMAZ in Macon, Georgia.
Pepper is a great videographer with a passion for storytelling.
Baker earned a Bachelor of Arts in English from University of Massachusetts and a Master of Science in Broadcast Journalism from Columbia University. She’s a former Division III volleyball player, and coaches teen athletes.
Baker spent her time at 13WMAZ working as an MSJ and fill-in anchor for the station’s weekend morning and evening shows. As the station’s education beat reporter, Baker has worked on the weekly series “School of the Week” and a special called “Driving Me Crazy.”