Sarah Forgany has a passion for journalism and telling stories. She spent the last eight years learning every aspect of television, from production and editing, to reporting and anchoring.
Sarah is an award-winning journalist who has received four Associated Press awards. Prior to joining the KENS 5 team in April 2010, Sarah was the Weekend Anchor/ Reporter at KLFY in Lafayette, Louisiana. Career highlights include covering the earthquake in Haiti, Hurricanes Gustav and Ike, interviewing former President Bill Clinton and Governor Bobby Jindal —not to mention-- Mardi Gras.
Sarah began her career in Houston, Texas where she worked at KTRK ABC13, and News24Houston.
Sarah’s passion and hunger to learn about people, cultures and religions, has driven her to travel the world. Most recently, Sarah traveled to Haiti to report on the devastating earthquake. She witnessed the tragedies and sufferings of Haitians, but also the plight of courageous Americans making a difference.
While she calls Texas her home, Sarah was born and raised in Cairo, Egypt. She spent most of her life in Houston where she graduated with a journalism degree from University of Houston.
When she’s not working, she loves to travel. She has been to Australia, New Zealand, France, Egypt, Venezuela, Germany, and Mexico --just to name a few.
Sarah is fluent in Arabic but is learning Spanish. She’s a member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.
She enjoys spending time with her family but most of all "Speedy", her Russian Tortoise.
She loves being out in the community and is always searching for a good story. She wants to hear what you have to say.
Don’t forget to e-mail her at Sforgany@kens5.com