Loren Allred is a world-renowned vocalist, widely known as the heart-gripping voice behind the song “Never Enough” from the hit soundtrack of “The Greatest Showman”. The single has been certified Gold, boasts over 100 million digital streams across the globe, and sat atop the Spotify viral charts in the U.S and globally. Allred was recently featured on the Michael Bublé duet, “Help Me Make It Through The Night”, as well as the Hardwell track “This Is Love.”
Annie joined the ABC7 News team in August of 2015 as a Weekend Morning Anchor and Multimedia Journalist. Prior to moving to Southwest Florida, Annie started her career in Columbus, GA as a reporter and fill-in anchor.
Annie is a 2012 graduate of Auburn University where fell in love with the grind of local news. She earned a degree in Broadcast Journalism, with a concentration in Political Science.
A Tampa native, Annie loves living in the sunshine state. During her time in Fort Myers, She has covered a range of stories from presidential visits to our water crisis. Annie enjoys telling stories that impact the Southwest Florida community and has a goal of making a difference.
Rachel Pierce is the co-anchor of NBC2 News Today. She is an Emmy nominated journalist and currently sits on the board of the Naples Press Club. Prior to joining NBC2 in 2014, Rachel sat behind the anchor desk in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, Omaha, Nebraska and Des Moines, Iowa. She also worked with the number one station in Oklahoma City, and the BBC in Washington, D.C.
In addition to her role on the news team, Rachel also enjoys working with various organizations in the SW Florida region serving as emcee for events with The Lighthouse, Ronald McDonald House, ACT, United Way, and many more. Rachel is also the founder of the charity SWFL Supportive Moms, an organization that provides food to families in need, particularly single, low-income mothers.