Heather Sullivan

Heather Sullivan anchors NBC12 News First at 4 and the Fox News at 10. She also covers political, business and economic news and files the weekly Restaurant Report. Prior to that, Heather anchored NBC12 News Today for seven years. Before joining NBC12, Heather anchored newscasts for stations in Los Angeles, South Carolina, Florida, Oregon and Texas. Her reports have earned two Emmy Awards, a Murrow Award, and several AP Awards.  She also reported from Berlin while completing the RIAS Journalism Fellowship in Germany. Heather earned her journalism degree from Emerson College in Boston and her MBA from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.  She is active in Junior League of Richmond, on the Sports Backers Marathon Training Team, and in the Richmond Area Bicycling Association.

Recent Articles by Heather

  House Speaker calls for ‘legislative forum’ into Fairfax allegations

Second Fairfax accuser pens op-ed for Washington Post

Fairfax’s possible impeachment paused as lawmakers examine options

Northam retracts admission to racist photo, won’t resign

Diving into your DNA: How to choose a genetic health test

Governor responds to backlash for late-term abortion remarks

State legislators battling over dog tethering bills

Lawmakers to vote on first few bills to make schools safer from shootings

Bipartisan lawmakers want referendum on casinos in three cities

Family, friends reflect on father of 3 killed at Wawa

Governor urges lawmakers to find ‘different path forward’ from Washington gridlock

Virginia lawmakers kick off 2019 General Assembly session

Northam pushing to change voter ID, campaign finance laws

Virginia’s new Congress members take oath as government shutdown continues

Northam proposes increased education, affordable housing funding

Urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse

Virginia House Speaker wants to move primary election from June to September

Local invention to help deliver medicines in Africa & Caribbean

525 Virginia girls join Boy Scouts

Three candidates vying for 7th District Congressional seat