In May of 2020, Alaina Jonathan joined the Erie News Now team, embarking on her journey as a multimedia journalist.
Prior to her move to Erie, Alaina obtained her degree in Journalism and Broadcasting, with a minor in international relations, from SUNY Brockport in Rochester, NY. Her passion for journalism was evident during her time as an intern at WROC News 8 in Rochester and Spectrum News Buffalo.
Having grown up in Buffalo, the transition to Erie was a familiar one for Alaina, as the two cities are conveniently connected by I-90. She is fully prepared for Erie’s winters and proudly declares herself a Buffalo Bills fan, a testament to her unwavering loyalty to her hometown team.
When she’s not immersed in reporting, you can find Alaina indulging in any kind of reality television, a guilty pleasure she enjoys in her downtime.
Excited to be part of the Erie News Now family, Alaina is thrilled to contribute her skills and passion to the news team in Erie. Her dedication to journalism and her enthusiasm for being part of the community is sure to make her an invaluable addition to the team.