Chris Ramirez co-anchors Eyewitness News 4 Weekends and is the lead reporter for the 4 On Your Side Investigative Unit.
Chris’s work has exposed contaminated water in a New Mexico community, unraveled political scandals, shed light on unfair business practices and shown new trends that allow criminals to steal your identity.
Throughout Chris’ career, his reports have garnered national attention on ABC News, CNN, and the Weather Channel. In 2013, the New Mexico Broadcasters Association honored Chris as "Reporter of the Year."
Before working at KOB-TV, Chris served as the Director of Communications for the City of Albuquerque where he was the spokesman for the mayor. Chris was a reporter at the local ABC affiliate in Albuquerque and also worked at WBTW-TV in Myrtle Beach, SC and KTSM-TV in El Paso, TX.
Chris is a graduate of New Mexico State University with a degree in Journalism and Mass Communications. Chris is also currently pursuing his Master’s Degree in Public Administration at the University of New Mexico. Chris is member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists and The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
While away from the newsroom, you’ll find Chris running Albuquerque’s trails with his Australian Shepherd or traveling and spending time with his family.