Behind the scenes with NBC correspondent Anne Thompson

NBC correspondent returns to Detroit

Published On: Oct 18 2011 03:32:17 PM EDT   Updated On: Feb 08 2011 01:11:42 PM EST

Anne Thompson is NBC News Chief Environmental Affairs correspondent. Her reports appear across all platforms of NBC News including NBC Nightly News, Today, MSNBC and

Before being named an NBC News correspondent, Thompson had been an award-winning general assignment reporter for WDIV.

She returned to Detroit this week, covering the Chrysler 200 advertisement which featured rapper Eminem.

While at WDIV, Thompson was honored with seven Emmy Awards for a variety of stories, including her coverage of the Jessica DeBoer custody battle, a profile of Kirk Kerkorian and his attempted takeover of Chrysler, a series on two serial killers in the Detroit.