Devin Sanchez joined the NewsWest 9 team in June of 2012. Devin began her career as a producer for the 5 p.m. newscast and then moved to reporting. In August of 2013, Devin made her way to the desk as the weekend anchor. She also has a weekly "Caught on Camera" segment with Odessa CrimeStoppers.
Devin is no stranger to the Permian Basin. She grew up in Midland and graduated from Midland High School. She credits her desire to become a journalist to an elementary school field trip to the NewsWest 9 studios.
Devin attended Texas Tech University and earned her degree in Communications Studies and Mass Communication. She was a member of Society of Professional Journalists, Delta Gamma –Gamma Xi chapter, worked as a staff writer for the Daily Toreador which is Texas Tech's student newspaper. As a staff writer, Devin won several awards for her work and covered many events on campus, Greek Life, professor profiles and she learned the art of enterprising stories. While at Texas Tech, Devin interned for several news stations in West Texas including FOX 34 in Lubbock. There she learned the essentials of news writing and reporting. She also produced one hour-long newscast a week.
When she's not working, Devin likes to spend her free time with her friends and family, traveling, cheering on her Red Raiders and playing with her pets: Sophie, Berkeley, & Boo. Devin loves to meet new people, so if you ever see her out about, don't be afraid to say "Hi!"