Alessandra Martinez is a reporter at NBC Connecticut. You can watch her weekday mornings from 4:30 – 7:00 a.m. and during the 11 a.m. newscast.
Alessandra is energized to learn something new every day and then share it with viewers, saying, “together we can expand our knowledge of our home and the people around us.”
One of the more memorable stories Alessandra worked on revealed overcharges delivered to EZ Pass drivers on the Massachusetts Turnpike. She also worked on a special following inmates’ transitions after their release from prison.
Alessandra comes to NBC Connecticut from WWLP in Springfield, Massachusetts, where she was the lead evening reporter, covering breaking news with a primary focus on crime.
She graduated from Boston University with a degree in broadcast journalism, with a concentration in sociology.
Alessandra enjoys barre classes and is an avid biker, having completed a “century” ride – 100 miles! An outdoor enthusiast, together with her fiancé, she looks forward to exploring all Connecticut has to offer.