Anna Barrett joined KALB-TV In November 2015. She serves as a Producer for News Channel 5's Midday and Live at Five newscasts.
Anna graduated from Louisiana College in 2009 with a Bachelor's Degree in History and graduated from the University of Lafayette in 2014 with a Master’s degree in History. During her years at ULL, she was able to get hands-on training in writing and editing.
Anna also learned editing skills and public relations skills as a teaching assistant at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Anna also learned social media and communication skills while working for AT&T Communications before joining the Channel 5.
Aside from the news world, Anna enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling, music, and shopping.
Anna is a native of Dallas, Texas but comes from a military family and has lived in several places including Germany and Washington D.C. Anna currently resides in Alexandria, Louisiana.
Anna is thrilled to be a member of the News Channel 5 team and hopes to continue to pursue new opportunities within the company.