DaShawn Brown - Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

DaShawn Brown

Multimedia Journalist

DaShawn Brown joined the Live 5 news team in October of 2013 as a multimedia journalist.

Professional Experience:
Sports Reporter/Anchor - WTOC-TV (Savannah, GA)
Sports Reporter/Anchor- WABG-TV (Greenville, MS)


Two-time AP award winner for Best Sports feature, 2014 Poynter graduate, SCBA scholarship recipient

News Philosophy:
"Tell me a fact and I'll learn. Tell me a truth and I'll believe. But tell me a story and it will live in my heart forever." -Steve Sabol, NFL Films


The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Johns Island, SC

I'm the youngest of three children. Most of my family grew up in the Lowcountry, and still reside here.

Hobbies & Interests:
To say I'm a bit of a sports nut would be putting it mildly. Good food and lots of laughter also rank highly on the list.

Favorite books/Music:
Gospel, Neo-Soul

Likes Best About the Lowcountry:
I love everything about the Lowcountry. The food, the culture, the weather. I'm blessed to call this home.

Most Interesting Assignment:
In 2006, I was blessed to work the Torino Olympic Games. What an amazing experience! I worked alongside the best in the business, while also getting a front row seat to one of the world's biggest sporting events. 

Email: dashawnbrown@live5news.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DaShawnLive5News
Twitter: @DaShawnLive5

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