Claudia Cowan (born July 31, 1958, USA), is an American news reporter for the Fox News Channel. She began her career at KTTV-TV (FOX) in Los Angeles, where she worked her way up from being a messenger to an on-air reporter. She then moved to KMST-TV in Monterey as a desk assistant, and worked her way up to reporter, anchor of the noon news, then co-anchor of the weekend evening news. She also spent time producing and editing. From there, she spent seven years at KOVR-TV13 (CBS) in Sacramento, covering breaking news and state politics, and anchoring the morning and midday newscasts. In 1995, she moved to KRON-4 (NBC) in San Francisco to report for the evening news. In April 1998, she was hired by the newly launched Fox News Channel, as their Bay Area correspondent.