Who is Alice Gainer?
Alice Gainer is an American journalist who is working for WCBS-TV as a reporter and anchor. She joined the CBS New York News team in January 2013. Additionally, she has served the station for more than half a decade.
Alice Gainer Date of Birth / Age
Gainer was born on July 3th, 1982 in New Jersey. She is 40 years old as of 2022.
Alice Gainer Height
Gainer stands at a height of approximately 5 feet and 6 inches tall.
Alice Gainer Parents and Siblings
Gainer was born and raised in New Jersey. She manages to keep information regarding her parents, siblings, and extended members of her family away from the limelight. Even so, her mom celebrates her birthday on October 8th. On the other hand, her father celebrates his birthday on September 17th. Moreover, she seems to have a close relationship with her parents as she regularly posts them on her Instagram account. We will however update this information once it’s available to the public.
Alice Gainer Spouse(Husband)
Gainer exchanged vows with her husband, John on July 27th, 2019. As of 2022, they celebrated their 3rd anniversary. John was born on June 28th, 1982, and is 40 years old as of 2022. Nonetheless, the information will be updated once available.
Alice Gainer Kids / Children
Details regarding whether or not Gainer has any children are not available to the public at the moment. Also, she has a dog named Moose. However, we will update this information once more details concerning this are available.
Alice Gainer Education
After completing her high school education, Gainer went on to attend Fordham University in the Bronx in 2000. Later, in 2004 she became its graduate with a Bachelor Of Arts degree in Communications and Media Studies; Television and Radio. Else, she attained a Business Administration minor. During her streak in college, she served NPR affiliate WFUV 90.7FM. Also, the American Women In Radio And Television accorded her a “Gracie” – a Gracie Allen award for her anchoring.
Alice Gainer Career
Gainer works for WCBS as a reporter and anchor. She joined the CBS New York News team in January 2013. Additionally, she has served the station for more than half a decade. Further, she provides coverage for breaking, feature, and general assignment stories. Moreover, she broadcasted the NYC rape and sex assault suit of Harvey Weinstein, the 2019 NYC blackout, and Pope Francis’ visit to New York City in 2015.
Also, she flew in an F-16 with the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and was the initial reporter on the air in 2017 after a man drove into pedestrians in Times Square. From 2013 to 2019, she served as a co-anchor of the News at 9 on sister station, WLNY TV 10/55 with Dick Brennan. Prior to WCBS, she served WNYW Fox 5 NY as a reporter.
While there, she provided coverage for the Newtown, Connecticut shootings and Superstorm Sandy ruin and cleanup. Often, her stories were viewed nationally on Fox News Channel. Additionally, she served News 12 New Jersey’s weekday morning program and first weekend morning anchor as a reporter. Also, she served as a freelance reporter at News 12 Westchester/Hudson Valley.
Furthermore, she’s been featured on Fox Business Network, CNN, and Reuters Insider. Prior to her TV career, she served in radio news at NPR affiliate WBGO, MetroNetworks: WABC, WOR, and Air America. Further, she is an eight-time New York Emmy-awarded reporter. Gainer won awards in the categories “Crime News,” “Entertainment News” and “Spot News” to list a few.
To boot, she has been nominated more than a dozen times in the categories of “LIVE Reporter” “Health/Science News,” “Spot News” and “Entertainment News.” On top of that, she has gained other acknowledgments such as a 2019 New York State Broadcasters Association Award for “Outstanding Spot News,” 1st Place Associated Press awards, and a PRNDI award.
Moreover, she represents the station for a number of charities. For instance, the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation, Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, and The New York Jets Tackle Bullying, among others. Also, she has appeared in various feature films and television shows as an anchor and reporter. For example, The Bourne Legacy, Delivery Man, The Week Of, and the hit CBS show, Bull.
CBS News New York( WCBS-TV)
Gainer works with CBS News New York where she serves alongside her fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;
- Zinnia Maldonado
- Jessi Mitchell
- Jessica Moore
- Kevin Rincon
- Lisa Rozner
- Dana Tyler
- Elijah Westbrook
- Chris Wragge
- John Elliott
How Much Does Alice Gainer Earn?
Gainer approximately earns an annual salary that ranges from $100,000-$500,000.
How Much is Alice Gainer Worth?
As an anchor, Gainer has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges from $1 million to $5 million.