Alice Gainer Biography
Alice Gainer is an American journalist and news anchor currently working for WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV in New York. Prior to joining CBS, Alice worked at WNYW Fox 5, New York. She also worked at News 12 New Jersey as an anchor and reporter for eight years. Notably, Gainer has also featured on News 12 Westchester, CNN, Fox News Channel, and Fox Business Happy Hour.
Gainer graduated from Fordham University in 2004 with a bachelor’s degree in Communications: Television and Radio and a minor in Business Administration. She anchored the university’s NPR-affiliated radio station, WFUV, winning a Gracie Award in the category “Individual Achievement for Best Anchor (Radio)”. At the same time, Alice anchored for the campus television station.
After her graduation, Gainer started working for NPR affiliate WBGO radio, MetroNetworks WOR, WABC, and Air America Satellite Radio.
Gainer started her career while still at the campus, working as an anchor for the WFUV radio station and also her campus television station. Immediately after her graduation, she began working for the WBGO radio station and later joined WABC commercial talk radio station.
After working for various media houses, she landed a job a CBS 2 in 2013. Since then, she has been a co-anchor with Dick Brennan who airs News at 9 on sister-station WLNY TV 10/55. She has also been covering breaking, feature, and general assignment stories. For her good work, Alice has received several awards.
Notably, Gainer is a recipient of a 2017 NY Emmy for “Crime News”, a 2016 NY Emmy for “Entertainment News” and a 2014 NY Emmy for “Spot News”. She has also been nominated 10 times in the categories “LIVE- reporter”, “Spot News”, “Entertainment News”, “Crime News”, and “Health/Science”. His first nomination came about when she was 25 years old, getting a New York Emmy nomination for “On-Camera Achievement -Live Reporter”.
In addition, Alice received the 2010 1st place Associated Press award for “Best Continuing Coverage”. Her other notable awards include the 1st place AP award for “Best Election Coverage” with the WBGO news team and a Public Radio News Directors Incorporated award.
Alice has also appeared in the movies “The Bourne Legacy” as an MSNBC anchor “Delivery Man” and “The Week Of” Similarly, she was featured as a reporter on the CBS show Bull. She was also a principal actor in a New York Mega Millions commercial where she played a news anchor. She further appeared in several MTV commercials.
Alice contested for the Miss New Jersey USA title and placed in the top 15 for several years. In addition, she held the title of Miss Somerset County in 2006, after contesting n the Miss America Organization.
Alice Gainer Age
How old is Alice Gainer? Gainer is 39 years old as of 2021. She was born on July 3, 1982, in Wayne, New Jersey, the United States of America. In addition, she celebrates her birthday on July 3rd every year and her birth sign is Cancer.
Alice Gainer Husband
Gainer is married to her husband John since July 30, 2019. The couple engaged on July 17th, 2018 and since then have been spotted attending baseball and football matches. Their wedding was held at Gurney’s Resorts in Montauk and the two invited their closest family, friends, colleagues, and relatives. The duo lives in New York and is yet to have kids.
Alice Gainer Height
Gainer stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Alice Gainer Net Worth
Gainer has an estimated net worth of approximately $1 million – $5 million as of 2021. Her income is mainly attributed to her career as a journalist. Thank you for choosing oneworldinformation.com.
Alice Gainer Salary
Gainer receives an average annual salary of approximately $40,000 – $110,500.