Congdon adds voice to ABC digital news


NEW YORK -- Former host Amanda Congdon is joining ABC News Digital Media as a contributor, the network is expected to announce today.

Congdon is a co-founder of Rocketboom, a daily video blog that she used to host. She has recently begun another videoblog, AmandaAcrossAmerica, and recently began developing a comedy program for HBO.

For ABC News Digital Media, she will create a video blog that will appear weekly on and she is also scheduled to appear regularly on ABC's digital news channel, ABC News Now.

The Los Angeles resident graduated from Northwestern University. She has appeared in "CSI" and also "The Restaurant."