Anna-Lysa Gayle joined WJLA-TV in July 2016.
Gayle, who is a proud Howard University alumna, is thrilled to be back in the DMV.
She started her career at WHSV-TV in Harrisonburg, VA in 2013.
Gayle then spent more than two years at WLKY-TV in Louisville, KY; where she received an award from the Associated Press for her continuing coverage of a case involving four young men (coined the Misidentified Four).
In 2017, she earned 2 Emmy awards for her role in a special report on the National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) and her role in a newscast on the Silver Spring explosion, which killed seven people.
You can watch Anna-Lysa Gayle at 10 p.m. on News Channel 8 and 11 p.m. on ABC7 news, from anywhere in the DMV.