Alissa Smith

Alissa Smith grew up in Fairfield and was educated in the Fairfield public schools. After high school, she moved to Pennsylvania to attend Ursinus College for English Literature. She has spent time volunteering in India and Morocco as well as around Fairfield County when she’s here. She earned a masters in International Journalism from City University London and has worked covering statehouse politics in Virginia and Wisconsin. She is thrilled to be back home and working in Fairfield County. You can reach her at


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