Alexandra Paige Bauman, known professionally as Ali Bauman, is a journalist and television personality whose passion for writing credible and enlightening stories has spawned to achieving a thriving career in journalism. Never afraid of difficult tasks, Ali Bauman successfully overcame the challenge of being the first and only undergraduate student to be hired by Newhouse Capstone, Washington D.C. There, she thrived by working as WETM-TV Capitol Hill Correspondent.
The reputable journalist further moved on to display her level of enthusiasm at News 12 the Bronx and News 12 Brooklyn Channels where she worked as a one-man-band reporter, having to write and edit all her stories. Bauman has garnered much publicity recently as CBS New York’s general task reporter, having been one of the youngest reporters ever to be associated with the prestigious network.
Read on to find out more amazing details that you need to know about the adept journalist’s career achievements and personal life.
Ali Bauman’s Early Life
Ali Bauman was born in Weston, Connecticut, the United States of America, on May 24th, 1993. Details regarding her parents are not yet available in the media. However, it is known that she has a sister named Erica Bauman.
With reference to her education, Bauman partly studied in Spain and there she learnt how to speak Spanish eloquently. She then graduated with a double major in Political Science and Broadcast & Digital Journalism from S.I Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University.
When Ali Bauman was in the University, she was selected to represent the Newhouse students during the dedication ceremony of two S.I Newhouse School of Public Communications facilities and the opening of Alan Gerry Center for Media Innovations. There, the talented reporter spoke on behalf of the students and also introduced their University Chancellor, Kent Syverud.
Career Achievements and More
Ali Bauman kick-started her career while still in the university. She bagged a part-time job at WBNG-TV Channel in New York as a multimedia journalist. During that time, she organized a daily presentation of unique and intelligent stories at the Central New York Show.
The reporter further stepped into a bigger responsibility in 2014, when she was recruited by Newhouse Capstone, Washington D.C as their first and only undergraduate to work as WETM-TV Capitol Hill Correspondent. Bauman was expected to thrive in the challenging job of serving as an undergraduate reporter, and of course, she didn’t shy away from the challenge rather it became a stepping stone for her as she gradually evolved into a prominent journalist.
Still, in the pursuit of her career in journalism, the intelligent reporter later joined News12 the Bronx and News 12 Brooklyn TV stations working as a one-man-band reporter, where she has to pen down her own stories and also work as an editor. Her excellent performance while at the News Channels attributed to her popularity as her services were subsequently sought for by CBS2 News Channel. Ali Bauman joined the News Network in 2016 as one of the youngest reporters ever to be a member of their staff.
Till date, she has continued to remain at the News Channel, working as their general task correspondent and providing brilliant reportage on several global stories. The former WETM-TV Capitol Hill correspondent has also had the opportunity of interviewing prominent politicians, as well as being present in multiple press conferences throughout her career in journalism.
Her major influence has been a quote from Philip L. Graham, which stated that journalism is the first rough draft of history. Ali Bauman is quite known for using her social media accounts in engaging her fans with the latest updates on the developing stories across the globe and for breaking news as well. In addition, she has been providing first-rate reports of news bulletins on her Facebook page, which has been described by her followers of being quite enlightening.
Ali Bauman’s Personal Life
The beautiful journalist seems to be pretty focused on reaching the apex of her career. Nevertheless, Bauman is also known to be in a romantic relationship with Tim Senavitis, a professional photographer. The pair have been dating for quite some time now and through the CBS reporter’s picture uploads on Instagram, their relationship remains strong.