Alexis Wainwright joined the station in November 2019 as a general assignment reporter.
She came to Arkansas from Central Pennsylvania, where she had worked as a Multimedia Journalist / Reporter for WJAC and WATM.
Alexis has also reported for the ABC, NBC and Fox affiliates in State College, PA.
She also has worked as a producer and fill-in anchor.
From chasing breaking news, to finding characters for features, Alexis is committed to telling stories throughout the different regions she’s covered.
She attended grad school at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. There, she was a freelance reporter for multiple stations across the country. In 2016, she received her bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communication from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.