Allison Childers

WAFB Assistant News Director
Baton Rouge, La.
Allison Childers

Allison Childers was promoted to assistant news director in 2019. She has worked in various positions for WAFB's parent company since 2005.

While at WAFB she has earned three Regional Emmy awards and a National Edward R. Murrow award.

On weekends you’ll likely find Allison and her husband trying out area restaurants or spending time with her pomeranian Coco.

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  • Stephen F. Austin State University: Journalism with emphasis in Radio/TV