Who is Alice Gainer?
Alice Gainer is an American broadcast journalist. She works for WLNY-TV and WCBS-TV in New York as an anchor and reporter. She formerly worked at News 12 New Jersey for eight years as an anchor/reporter before moving on to WNYW Fox 5 in New York.
According to her resume, Alice has held several positions in leading media outlets among them; CNN, Fox News Channel, News 12 Westchester, and Fox Business Happy Hour.
Alice Gainer Has Appeared in Several Movies
Gainer played the role of MSNBC anchor in “Delivery Man” “The Week Of” “The Bourne Legacy” and “The Bourne Legacy.” She also made an appearance as a reporter on the CBS program Bull.
Additionally, she starred in a number of MTV advertisements and was a lead actress in a New York Mega Millions promo where she played the role of a news anchor.
Alice Gainer Graduated in 2004
Gainer captained the Varsity swim team in high school and was an all-county swimmer. She received a degree in Communications: TV and Radio and a minor in Business Administration from Fordham University in 2004.
She received a Gracie Award in the category “Individual Achievement for Best Anchor (Radio)” while working as an anchor at Fordham for WFUV, the school’s NPR-affiliated radio station. In addition, she led the dance team, which competed at the national level.
Alice Gainer Was Born in New Jersey
Gainer is 41 years old as of 2023. She was born on July 3, 1982, in Wayne, New Jersey, United States.
Alice Gainer Married Her Husband in 2019
Gainer and her husband, John Staudinger tied the knot on July 30, 2019. She announced her engagement to her husband on Twitter on July 17, 2018. Gainer chose a lovely white gown on their wedding day, while John donned a vibrant blue suit.
Alice Gainer CBS New York
Gainer began working as a reporter and anchor for CBS New York in January 2013. She handles breaking news, feature pieces, and general assignment.
Gainer has covered a variety of noteworthy events, including the Harvey Weinstein rape and sex assault trial in New York City, the 2019 NYC blackout, Pope Francis’ visit to New York City in 2015, flying in an F-16 with the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, and being the first reporter on the scene in 2017 after a man plowed into pedestrians in Times Square.
She and Dick Brennan co-anchored the News at Nine on sister station WLNY TV 10/55 from 2013 to 2019. She covered the destruction and cleanup left behind by Superstorm Sandy as well as the shootings in Newtown, Connecticut, for WNYW Fox 5 NY before working for WCBS.
During her time at Fox, her reports received widespread coverage on Fox News Channel. She worked as a reporter for News 12 New Jersey’s weekday morning show before becoming the first weekend morning anchor for Fox 5.
Alice Gainer Salary
Gainer earns approximately $75,789. She works as an anchor and reporter for WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV, New York.
Alice Gainer’s Net Worth
The CBS journalist has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million. She has worked in mainstream media for many years and she has been able to generate a sustainable livelihood.