Heather Unruh is a renowned television anchor who has built a reputable career in journalism and storytelling. She is well-known for her work at WCVB ABC 5 and has been a part of the news team for 15 years. She has anchored and reported on a wide range of stories, from the Watertown capture to Boston Marathon bombings.
She has also worked for a number of other stations including KFOR-TV, WBNG-TV and WVTM-TV. She has won a number of awards for her exceptional work in the industry and continues to do so today.
In addition to her journalistic work, she is also active in community work and helps several organizations. She is particularly active in the areas of health, social services and education. She is also a strong advocate for women and children.
Recently, she spoke out about the sexual assault allegations against Kevin Spacey. She said that her son was 18 when he was groped at the Club Car bar on Nantucket in July of 2016. She has since hired Mitchell Garabedian, the attorney portrayed in Spotlight, to represent him in his case against Spacey.
She says that her son decided to go public with his accusations against the actor because of the changing climate surrounding sexual assault. She says she and her son have no regrets about going public, and she has been encouraged by the other victims who have spoken up. She has received a lot of criticism but she has not let it affect her or her family.