Alyssa Donovan joined the WRTV team in June 2018.
Alyssa comes from Kansas City, Missouri where she was a full-time reporter for 41 Action News, WRTV's sister station. During her time in the Show Me state, Alyssa chased storms and severe weather as a field reporter. She also covered a wide range of stories across state lines.
Before that, Alyssa spent three years as a weekend weather anchor and reporter at KXLY 4 News, the ABC affiliate in Spokane, Washington.
Alyssa started out as a broadcaster in Peoria, Illinois as a reporter and fill-in weather anchor at WEEK-TV/WHOI-TV.
A life-long Illinois girl, Alyssa grew up in Fox River Grove, a northwest suburb of Chicago and attended Illinois State University.
She graduated from Illinois State University with a Bachelor's degree in Journalism and a minor in theater performance.
Alyssa is currently back in school working towards her Meteorology degree from Mississippi State University.