Dawn Alderman joined the WTVO Channel 17 news team in November 2006. Prior to that, Dawn had worked as an intern with the station where she covered several stories impacting the Stateline, including the 2006 Labor Day Flood.
A native of Chicago, Dawn graduated from Columbia College Chicago with a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism. While there, she was a reporter, producer, and anchor for the school’s student-run news program.
Dawn has also held internships with Chicago’s WLS-TV and WMAQ-TV’s award –winning HealthWatch unit.