Allie Root

Hailing from Kentucky, Allie is a 2022 graduate of Asbury University, earning her Bachelor of Arts in Media Communications with an emphasis in Media Performance and a Journalism minor.

She was chosen Best Television Reporter at the 2022 Kentucky Broadcasters Association College TV Awards for her work as a reporter and news anchor at the Asbury Collegian, also winning for Best Feature Story and Best News Story.

Her recent professional experience includes work as a production assistant for Olympic Channel News: Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, China, and work as a production and camera assistant for Olympic Broadcasting Services: Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. She was also a broadcast journalism intern for WTVQ-TV in Lexington, Kentucky.

Recently married, Allie loves spending her off time going on adventures with her husband and family. She also loves all things Disney, Dolly Parton, tennis, singing, dancing and movie nights at home.

“I feel so incredibly blessed to be welcomed into the Birmingham community. I am so excited to share your stories and call Alabama home!”

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