Alli Hebel is a digital desk producer at 5 On Your Side in St. Louis, Missouri.
As a digital producer, Alli urgently and aggressively covers breaking and developing stories, manages newsroom assignments and oversees the quality of 5 On Your Side digital content across all platforms. Her favorite stories are ones focused on the real lives of St. Louisans.
Alli is a native of Chicago and started reading and writing at a young age. It quickly became one of her biggest passions.
“I have my college professors to thank for contributing to my love of writing, producing, and editing,” said Alli. “I learned so much from them in each and every class. It really helped fuel my passion for wanting to work in this field.”
She came to St. Louis to attend Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree with specializations in psychology and mass communication with an emphasis in journalism. She previously worked as a social media intern with the St. Louis Blues during the 2021-2022 season and playoffs.
After graduation in May 2022, Alli joined the 5 On Your Side digital team as a digital desk producer. She says the best part of her job is covering stories that show how special St. Louis and the people who live here are. She also loves reading and writing about sports, specifically the St. Louis Blues, Cardinals, and now the City SC and Battlehawks.
Alli can be contacted via email at email@example.com.