Tisha Thompson

Tisha is an investigative reporter for ESPN. Her recent work has appeared on E:60, Outside the Lines, SportsCenter and espn.com as well as ABC News. A third-generation Washingtonian, she previously worked as the investigative reporter for NBC4 and FOX5 here in the nation's capitol, as well as television stations in Baltimore, Kentucky and Missouri. The winner of more than 100 national and regional awards, she's been lucky enough to win 24 Emmy Awards and named “Best Reporter” in every market she's worked, as well as a handful of “digital innovation” and “multimedia” awards for her digital contributions. She credits much of her success to figuring out how to analyze large datasets and crafting data-heavy investigations without ever using the word “data” anywhere in her stories.

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