Sarah Makuta - News

Where the Air is Better.

Current Location  -  WZZM, Grand Rapids


Represented by  -  John Butte

Career Summary

Sarah is now the weekend anchor and weekday reporter at WZZM, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Sarah is happy to be in a swing state and reporting political stories in this presidential election season.

Sarah talked serious finance as host and reporter for Asset TV in New York.

She has interviewed the biggest names in finance including Sharktank’s ‘Mr. Wonderful’ himself, Kevin O’Leary. Sarah hosted The ETF Show, a weekly digital program from the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Before moving back to New York City, Sarah anchored and reported for WOI ABC5 in Des Moines, focused on technology, local entrepreneurs, consumer matters, “What's Trending” and social media. She also helped Iowans get to where they needed to be with up the minute traffic reports every morning and afternoon.

Sarah started her TV career as a producer for ABC News’ Good Morning America where she covered politics, severe weather and breaking news events. Sarah started her reporting career as a stringer for the New York Post where she covered breaking news stories including the 2010 Times Square car bombing attempt.

She graduated from Fordham University with a BS in Communications and Media Studies and Political Science.


Ten Years


Fordham University, The Bronx, New York

Bachelor of Science, Communication & Media Studies, Major; Political Science, Minor

"Good anchors learn to wear their words on their faces"