Ashley Afonso joined the FOX61 News Team in June of 2019 as a reporter.
As a Connecticut native, Ashley is thrilled to be reporting back in her home state!
Before coming home to Connecticut, Ashley spent 4 years at WWLP in Springfield, MA as an evening anchor and reporter. While there she covered many national events including the Inauguration of President Donald Trump and the Patriots’ 2017 Super Bowl win.
Prior to her time in Springfield, Ashley got her start on sidelines as a reporter for CPTV Sports.
She is a proud graduate of Central Connecticut State University.
When she’s not at work she is hanging out with her husband Tommy and their two rescue dogs, Beau and Belle.