Allie is a born and raised southern belle from Houston, TX who comes to Joplin to be a News Reporter for KODE. Allie is a graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington, where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcasting with a minor in Advertising.
Allie's career started in 2009 when she was given the opportunity to work in the entertainment business for hit television shows,
"America's Got Talent" and "X-Factor". In 2010, Allie discovered her love for broadcasting by gaining professional experience working for sports franchises (Houston Texans, Houston Astros, Texas Rangers) and Intercollegiate Athletics (UT Arlington Mavericks).
Upon graduation from the University of Texas at Arlington, Allie was given the privilege of working as a News Producer for KLFY-TV in Lafayette, LA.
Allie says, "Don't let the Texas hair fool you". She is a HUGE sports fan and not afraid to throw on a ball cap. She loves attending sporting events live, especially baseball, football, hockey and basketball. She is happy to call herself a "dog mom" of 2 Pomeranians, Paris and Pierre. Allie is a sweet tea and burger lover that loves wearing both high heels and cowboy boots.
In her spare time, Allie enjoys volunteering, working out, spending time with family, dressing up her kiddos (dogs), and reading her
favorite book...the Bible.
Allie is excited to be on KODE's News Team and on the hunt to find the best burger in Joplin.