T.J. Parker joined 7 News in November of 2021, after spending the prior three years, at ABC 13 in Houston, Texas.

While in Houston, T.J. covered an array of stories, including big storms that came ashore the Texas and Louisiana gulf coasts.

Before Houston, T.J. worked as a reporter in Cincinnati, Evansville and Knoxville, after attending Western Kentucky University, where he studied Sociology and Broadcast News.

Originally from suburban Chicago, T.J. Is excited to call south Florida home! In his free time, he enjoys working out, anything outdoors, and checking out restaurants.

If you have any south Florida recommendations, or story ideas, you can email him at or, find him on Instagram and Twitter @TJParkeron7

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