Brittany is the host of FOX 13’s lifestyle show “The PLACE”. Growing up in Salt Lake City, she idolized Bob & Hope on Fox 13’s News at Nine. She first got involved in journalism as a Communications major at Brigham Young University. It was there she found her love for telling stories. Three days after graduation she was hired in the Salt Lake City market and worked for the same station for five years.

One of her favorite reporting memories is interviewing celebrities on the red carpet at the Grammy awards. She is thrilled to be at FOX 13! Born and raised in Salt Lake City, she has a great passion for all things Utah and showing people what makes it such a wonderful place to live.

Brittany enjoys being active outdoors, whether it’s trail running in the mountains or boating on a lake. She balances things out by baking anything involving chocolate very often. She lives in Salt Lake City with her husband Sam.

Recent Articles
  • 7-year-old Utah girl organizes her own toy drive

    Nellie Mainor is 7 years old and is currently in acute kidney failure and spends three days a week at Primary Children’s outpatient dialysis clinic. Nellie has appreciated all of the nurses, social workers, music therapists, teachers and child life specialists who have helped her. Her family says they make the difficult time easier with many toys and crafts donated by generous people. For her birthday, she is holding a toy drive during the month of April to help Primary […]

  • Sandy Home & Gadget Show

    Do you love gadgets and technology? Then don’t miss out on the Sandy Home & Gadget Show. SANDY HOME AND GADGET EXPO Friday April 21 12-6PM Saturday April 22ND 10-6PM Sunday April  23RD 10-5PM South Town Expo Center Adults $8 Kids are FREE For tickets, go to

  • 4 tips to keep the flame alive after having kids

    Therapist Laura Heck shares insights on how couples can keep the flame alive after having kids. You can get more information from her here.  The transition to parenthood is a storm of first experiences that is fun, exciting, scary, emotional, overwhelming, and joyful. Your relationship with yourself changes as your identify, priorities and values shift. Your relationship with your own parents change as you finally begin to understand the gravity of how precious you really are to them. Your relationship […]

  • Recipe: Copycat Cafe Rio Chicken in the Instant Pot

    Blogger Karen Petersen shares one of her most popular Instant Pot recipes with us. You can get more from her here.  Instant Pot Cafe Rio Chicken Prep Time: 30 minutes Cook Time: 17 minutes Total Time: 47 minutes Yield: Makes 15 servings Ingredients •2 1/2 lbs of boneless, skinless chicken breasts •2 1/2 lbs of boneless, skinless chicken thighs, trimmed of excess fat •1 cup Italian dressing •1 Tbsp chili powder •1 Tbsp cumin •1 Tbsp garlic powder •1 tsp […]

  • Mother daughter duo grow closer serving together at the Utah Food Bank

    Jody and her mother Christine Jones volunteer at the Utah Food Bank a couple times a month. Jody began coming by herself on her lunch break and then enjoyed it so much she invited her mom to join her. Since then, they have loved their time serving in the community together. For more information on the Utah Food Bank, you can go here. 

  • Hearts 4 Paws

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  • Utah Adventure: Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park

    Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park manager Michael Franklin tells us why it is a place everyone should have on their summer bucket list. For more information, go here. 

  • Raising Wild

    Two sisters took their love for the water and turned it into a swimsuit business. Raising Wild was featured on Shark Tank in 2016 and they struck a deal with Barbara Corcoran. Now, they make swimwear for toddlers to tweens. You can find more information here. 

  • Become a bicycle commuter

    Becoming a bicycle commuter doesn’t mean getting rid of your car. It simply means using your bike more, even if it’s just for your weekly trip to the grocery store. Clint Watson with The Bike Collective tells us simple ways to change your routine to be more bike friendly. You can get more information on the Bike Collective here.

  • Plan an adventure? 4 outdoor photography tips to take with you

    Photographer Travis Richardson tells us simple ways to improve the quality of your outdoor photos. Take landscape and detail photos – turn it into a story Get up early and stay out late for the best light Find unique perspectives Give everyone a camera (even the kids!) For more information on Travis, go here. 

  • Recipe: Unicorn Milkshake

    Whitney Berge, The Blonde Who Bakes, shares a delicious recipe for unicorn milkshakes. You can find more great ideas and recipes from Whitney here.  VANILLA BANANA BERRY SHAKE: 1 banana 10 raspberries 5 strawberries, Cut 1.5C Vanilla Ice Cream 1/4 cup cold milk Pink food coloring Place all ingredients together in a blender mix on pulsing speed until completely combined. Pour into a cup top with whipped cream and enjoy!!!

  • Utah Easter Egg Hunts 2017

    Here is a list of all of the Easter Egg hunts happening across Utah this weekend. Let us know if we missed one in your town! Saturday, April 15, 2017 Bluffdale – Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt – Bluffdale Park – 10:00 AM Bountiful – Bunny Hop – Egg Hunt & Activities – Bountiful Park – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Brigham City – Alpine Church Easter Egg Hunt at Lindsay Park – 10:30 AM Cedar City – Easter Egg Hunt […]