Alexis Rivera joined 7 NEWS in April 2011 as a general assignment reporter. She hit the ground running, filling in as a morning anchor less than two months after joining the station.
Alexis served as a reporter and fill-in anchor at WPBF 25 NEWS in West Palm Beach for two years. Prior to that, she was a weekend anchor/reporter at NEWS 12 in New York City. Her television career launched with stints at ABCâ€™s 20/20, Primetime and MTV En Espanol.
A native of Miami Beach from Cuban descent, Alexis received her undergraduate degree in communications from the University of Pennsylvania. She received her masterâ€™s degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Miami.
She is a self-proclaimed â€śfoodieâ€ť and loves to travel.