Alex Giles joined the WECT news team in June
of 2013. He is a recent graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill's School of
Journalism and Mass Communication.
Alex was born and raised in the Philadelphia suburbs. When he was 15, his parents relocated to beautiful Wilmington, North Carolina. Alex finished up high school at John T. Hoggard High School and decided to further his education in Chapel Hill. At UNC, Alex served as an anchor and reporter for UNC's award-winning, student-run broadcast, "Carolina Week". He graduated in May of 2013.
Upon graduating, Alex was thrilled to get his first job back in Wilmington, NC with WECT. He loves the beach, all sports, and hanging out with friends. You can always catch Alex following Tar Heel basketball. If you have any story tips for Alex, please email him at firstname.lastname@example.org. GO HEELS!
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