AL PEFLEY Biography and Career

Last Updated on September 2, 2023 by Admin

Al Pefley serves as a dedicated general assignment reporter for WPEC CBS 12. His journey in journalism began in Austin, Minnesota, where he was born.

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After completing his Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism at Iowa State University, he continued his academic pursuit, achieving a Master of Arts degree in Journalism-Mass Communication from the University of Florida.

With a passion for storytelling, Al’s career in reporting has taken him to various television stations before joining CBS 12 in 1989. He has contributed his talents as a reporter in Cedar Rapids, Tampa, Louisville, and Jacksonville.

Outside of his professional endeavors, Al embraces an active lifestyle. He finds enjoyment in activities such as running, rollerblading, and golf. Notably, he has taken part in several marathons, including the New York City Marathon in 1992, the Walt Disney World Marathon in 1994 and 1995, and the Chicago Marathon in 1998.

Additionally, he has participated in numerous long-distance bicycle races, including challenging rides that spanned the entire state of Florida in 1992 and 1998. Al currently resides in Palm Beach County, where he is single and dedicated to his journalistic endeavors.