Since arriving at 7NEWS in 2007, Jaclyn Allen has covered major news events that affect Coloradans, including the 2012 Colorado Wildfires, the 2007 World Series and the Democratic National Convention.
In 2011, she was honored by CABJ with the Scribes of Excellence Award for Investigative Reporting. She also received the award in the TV News Category in 2009.
Before coming to Denver, Jaclyn reported at KJRH in Tulsa, where the Oklahoma Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists nominated her for awards in outstanding feature stories and spot news reporting.
She started her journalism career as a weekend anchor and reporter at KXII in Sherman, Texas. While in college, she worked for four years as a research assistant and associate producer at KOCO-TV in Oklahoma City.
Jaclyn graduated summa cum laude from the University of Oklahoma with degrees in journalism and music. She also speaks fluent French.
On the weekends, you'll find her hiking or skiing in the beautiful Rocky Mountains. She also enjoys traveling all over the world, playing the piano and reading in her free time.
Email Jaclyn at Jaclyn@TheDenverChannel.com.