Lucy Bustamante is a morning news anchor for NBC10 and breaking news anchor for Telemundo62.
Fluent in Spanish, Lucy is the daughter of Cuban refugees who migrated to the U.S. in 1969. As a teenager, Lucy spent time volunteering in the region. “In high school, I spent weeks visiting a local convent in Radnor Township, Delaware County which served as a nursing home for the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. It was part of my school’s service mission and one of the best high school memories. Philadelphia won my heart early.”
Lucy has received several awards for her work in broadcast television, including an Associated Press award for best anchor in 2015, three regional Edward R. Murrow awards for breaking news, and a Peabody Award for coverage of Hurricane Katrina. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Communications from Loyola University.
Lucy is passionate about serving the Hispanic community and military families. She is a member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists and has been involved with the Naval Officers Spouses Club which advocates on behalf of military families and has mentored spouses on their career paths while living a devoted military life. You can watch her live reports weekday mornings from 4 to 5:30 a.m. on NBC10 and from 6 to 7 a.m. on Telemundo62.