Ashley Balsavias

Wilmington, NC
Ashley Balsavias

Ashley Balsavias joined the WECT news team in July 2023 as a multimedia journalist/reporter.

Ashley grew up in a suburb of St. Louis, Missouri. She graduated in 2023 from the University of Georgia with a bachelor's degree in journalism and a certificate in news literacy. In college, Ashley reported for her school's television station, Grady Newsource, including reporting live from the Warnock campaign during the Georgia Senate runoff election in December 2022. She has interned with the NBC News and Atmosphere TV.

Ashley loves to travel, and she studied travel writing for a month in Prague in June 2023. In her free time, you can find her learning how to surf, reading on the beach and going to coffee shops.

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