Alyssa Taglia Biography
Alyssa Taglia is an American journalist working as an anchor/traffic reporter for WTNH 8 News. Taglia is a pleased Connecticut local who should be visible each workday morning on WTNH News 8’s Good Morning Connecticut as their Traffic Reporter and Co-Anchor of Good Morning Connecticut at 9.
Early alumni of Point Park University in Pittsburgh, PA, and previous Miss Connecticut 2016, Taglia addressed her home state in the 2017 Miss America Pageant live on ABC. Promptly following her extended period of administration, Alyssa went to the New York Film Academy’s Broadcast Journalism declaration program on a full grant.
She is continuously focusing on it to offer in return and volunteer her opportunity to numerous altruistic associations. At the youthful age of 12, Alyssa established “Grins for Seniors”, a volunteer-driven program made to enhance the existences of our old, explicitly those in long haul care offices.
Alyssa Rae Taglia serves on the Board of Directors for SELF INC. furthermore is an individual from “MASTA”: The Miss America State Titleholders Association.
In 2016, she was a generous minister for Connecticut Children’s. Most importantly, Alyssa puts family first. She loves to invest quality energy with her family, companions, and Frenchton, Remmy.
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In mid-2020, when the world was shaken by the Coronavirus pandemic, Alyssa laid out “Wednesday’s Warrior”, a week-by-week portion featuring the great work of ordinary champions from the Connecticut people group.
8 Things you didn’t know about Alyssa Taglia
What inspired you to work in news?
Throughout my reign as Miss Connecticut 2016, I had the privilege of serving the people of Connecticut. In just one year I was able to meet thousands of people who each had a personal and unique story to share. I didn’t want that to stop. Working for News 8 has allowed me the opportunity to stay involved in our state, meet people and share their stories all while keeping them connected to local, state, and national news.
What is your favorite restaurant in New Haven?
This is a tough question for me to answer because New Haven has so many great restaurants! If I had to pick just one I would choose Goodfellas because their meatball salad is just fantastic!
Who is your favorite musician/band and/or best concert you have ever been to?
Music is therapeutic to me and I love listening to Sam Smith, The Fray, and John Mayer. They’re undoubtedly my favorite bands/ artists and I will never miss a John Mayer concert when he comes to town!
What’s the best dish you can make?
Cookies are my specialty! Many may not call cookies a dish but when you can eat an entire dish of them, does that count? Christmas time is so special to me because it’s a tradition for my mom and me to make dozens of different kinds of cookies together!
If you could travel anywhere, where would you go?
I’ve been fortunate enough to travel to many different places but one place I have yet to travel to but would love to visit in Greece.
What’s something you don’t know about me?
Since a very young age, I have been infatuated with learning about the life of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. She is my idol and fashion icon!
What are your hobbies / hidden talents?
The arts have always been very important to me. I grew up as a competitive dancer and continued my dance education throughout college. Today, I still love to contribute to society as an artist and performer whenever I can. OH, I can also recite the full alphabet backward!
WTNH 8 News Team
- Griffin Pierson
- Natasha Lubczenko
- Bob Rumbold
- John Pierson
- Erik Dobratz
- Ryan Munn
- Gil Simmons
- Sam Kantrow
- Joe Furey
- Ashley Baylor
- Stephanie Simoni
- Ann Nyberg
- Darren Kramer
- Keith Kountz
- Laura Hutchinson
- Dennis House
- Amber Diaz
- Rich Coppola
- Sarah Cody
- Lisa Carberg
Alyssa Taglia Age
She was born in August 23, 1993. Her full name is Alyssa Rae Taglia.
Alyssa Taglia Husband
She is in a relationship with her longtime boyfriend, Matt Munson.
Alyssa Taglia Height
She is 5 feet 10 inches tall.
Alyssa Taglia Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $300, 000.
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