Vicki Chen is the General Manager of Community Impact Newspaper in Frisco, TX.
Since its launch in 2005, Community Impact Newspaper has restructured an antiquated model—the community newspaper—and turned it into an essential tool by providing readers with useful, informative news.
The company as a whole publishes 31 print editions covering 55 communities and has a total circulation of 2+ million mailboxes each month.
Vicki and her team in Frisco, TX provide hyperlocal news to residents and business owners each day online and monthly by mail. The Frisco edition has a monthly mailed circulation of 73,500 mailboxes.
Prior to joining Community Impact in 2017, Vicki started her career as a local television news producer and investigative journalist. Most recently, she led the investigative team at FOX 4 News in Dallas. Before that, she was a newscast and investigative producer at KVUE, the ABC affiliate in Austin. Her work has also appeared on ABC’s 20/20, HLN.com, Annenberg TV News and Neon Tommy.
Vicki is a graduate of the University of Southern California. She speaks enough Mandarin Chinese and French to get by and loves to travel. Vicki also loves coffee, breakfast tacos, lunch tacos, dinner tacos, hiking, but not camping, and spending time with her family. She has never met a dog she hasn’t liked and is currently trying to help her rescue dog Coco become Instagram-famous.