Gabe Salazar

Gabe is no stranger to the ocean as he was born and raised on Maui, Hawaii and moved to San Diego in 2014 where he was an associate producer and assignment editor at Fox 5 San Diego.

He kicked off his career as an on-air talent in the desert southwest in Yuma, Arizona where he covered high-impact stories surrounding the humanitarian crisis. 

He was most recently nominated for an Emmy award for his report “Translating Tradition: The Quechan Language” showcasing how a dying Native American language is being revived by its people.

When he is not reporting the latest news, Gabe loves trying food from different cultures and playing golf and tennis. 

Gabe would love to share your story, if you would like him to cover an event or let him share your experience you can email him at

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