Ali Reed joined News 8 in June 2011 and can be seen anchoring Good Morning Connecticut weekdays from 4:30 – 8 a.m.
She came to News 8 after reporting for News 12 Connecticut. Previously, Ali was a writer and editor for the U.S. news section of Foxnews.com. She also reported on camera for the site’s daily live news program, The Strategy Room, and was featured on Fox News Channel for her investigative reports.
Before Fox, Ali worked as a freelance producer and booker for NBC’s The Today Show. In 2008, she reported on the U.S. presidential race for the political unit of BBC News in London.
Ali began her reporting career at the CBS affiliate in Anchorage, Alaska, as an on-air news reporter and primary fill-in anchor. In addition to live reporting, she wrote, produced and anchored the local morning shows for CBS and Fox News in Anchorage.
She graduated with a B.A. from Cornell University and earned her Master’s Degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.
She and her husband and dog Nell are proud to call Connecticut home.