Aloha and Welcome!
I’m Alejandra Cerball, but you can call me Alex.
I’m a journalist, writer, and travel blogger who loves to pursue dreams and inspire you to live life to the fullest.
I’ve worked in TV news since 2006, but in the summer of 2017, I took a break from the business to explore the world. It wasn’t easy to say goodbye to my friends and life in Hawaii, but I sold most of my belongings, packed a carry-on suitcase and haven’t looked back since.
(I also backpacked South America in 2012 and South East Asia in 2014. So yes, I love to travel and I’m able to do it because I make it a priority.)
Even though I’ve traveled to 21 countries (most of them alone), I still feel as if I haven’t even scratched the surface. Life is short, and I hope to continue to make new friendships and immerse myself in new cultures, languages and spontaneous experiences.
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“You hold the key to designing your dream life.
Believe in yourself and never think it’s too late to start over.
I hope to motivate you to start exploring or inspire you to step out of your comfort zone!” – Alex Cerball
- KHON2, Hawaii – News Reporter/Live Desk Anchor
- Al Jazeera’s AJ+ – Freelance Video Journalist
- KRON4, San Francisco – Fill in Anchor/Reporter
- Union-Tribune, San Diego – Anchor/Travel reporter
- KGTV, San Diego – Anchor/Reporter
- KYMA, Arizona – Anchor/Reporter
- KTTV, Los Angeles – News Assistant
- HER Magazine – Staff writer
- Butiqe app – Contributor
- Fluent in Spanish
- Member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (Former Vice President of the San Diego Chapter)
- 4 Society of Professional Journalists awards
- 2 San Diego Press Club awards
- Experience shooting, editing and hosting news and travel videos
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Instagram: @alexcerball
- Facebook: @alexcerball
- Twitter: @alexcerball
- Snapchat: @alexcerball
SPJ AWARDS: SOCIETY OF PROFESSIONAL JOURNALISTS HAWAII CHAPTER
- Government Reporting – “Ems Closures” – 2016
- Spot News Reporting – “More than 30 dogs rescued in animal cruelty investigation in Kahaluu” – 2016
- Business Reporting – “Kakaako Food Pantry Forced to Close” – 2016
- General News/Enterprise Reporting – “Emotional father of son killed in moped accident cleans up vandalized memorial” -2015