Alyssa Taglia Biography
Alyssa Taglia is ana american traffic anchor and news reporter, She can be seen every weekday morning on WTNH News 8’s Good Morning Connecticut. Taglia represented her home state in the 2017 Miss America Pageant live on ABC. After reporting the morning traffic, She transitions to her role as a Multimedia Journalist for News 8, covering a wide variety of stories.
Alyssa Taglia Age
She was born on August 23, 1993, She is currently 26 years old as of 2018.
Alyssa Taglia Early Life|Education
A Connecticut native, Taglia is the granddaughter of the late parishioner of St. Lucy’s Church, Judith Taglia. She attended Cheshire High school from 2007 to 2011. An early graduate from Point Park University in Pittsburgh, PA, she also attended the New York Film Academy’s Broadcast Journalism certificate program on a full scholarship in 2017.
At just the tender age of 12, She had already made it her life’s top priority to give back and volunteer her time to many charitable organizations. She founded & is also the director of “Smiles for Seniors”, a volunteer driven program focused on enriching the lives of the elderly, specifically those in long-term care facilities. Her mother played a huge role in shaping this vision, as Alyssa got inspired after spending time with the elderly in a residential care home, where her mother was a director.
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Alyssa Taglia Career
Taglia worked in the Human Resource Department as an Office Assistant at Point Park University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from 2011 – 2014. She was a Sales Representative at Hancock Pharmacy and Surgical Inc. for six months before working as a Sales Assistant for over five years at the same company. At Cintas Corporation, she was a Market Development Representative/Sales Representative for over a year.
Taglia also works as a Dance Instructor, teaching, mentoring and inspiring students at Triple Threat Dance Company, a job she has held for over seven years. As of 2019, she works alongside Keith Kountz, Laura Hutchinson and Chief Meteorologist, Gil Simmons on WTNH News 8’s Good Morning Connecticut as a Traffic Anchor and News Reporter.
Alyssa’s Net Worth
Her current net worth is still under review, This information will be updated soon.
Alyssa Taglia Married
This american beauty is currently single and focused on her career, She has not been in any relationships yet.
Alyssa Taglia Wins Miss Connecticut
A determined woman, Taglia was first runner-up in the 2013 Miss Connecticut competition, and placed second runner-up in 2014. This did not end her resolve though, and after taking a year off to “refocus herself”, she returned with a bang, and was crowned Miss Connecticut 2016 at Mohegan Sun, after seeing off sixteen other competitors.
She received a $10,000 scholarship for winning the title, $350 for her fitness awards, as well as a prize package worth more than $10,000 additionally. Also, winning the competition ensured she qualified for the next edition of Miss America, although she did not win this time.
We currently have no information regarding her parents, we will update this information soon.
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