Born and raised in Memphis, TN, the “Home of the Blues and Birthplace of Rock ’n’ Roll, Clare Allen joined the WRDW-WAGT news team in October 2021.
Clare is an alumnus of the University of Memphis where she started her broadcasting career as a sports reporter and videographer for the Memphis Tigers athletic department.
After graduation, she started working at WATN ABC Local 24 news as a production/associate producer.
Five months later, she joined WBBJ ABC 7 in Jackson, TN as a Weekend Sports Anchor and Reporter covering high school sports to professional teams.
In March 2021, she traded in her sandals for snow boots and joined KVRR Local News Team as a News/Sports Reporter in Fargo, North Dakota. There she covered social issues and breaking news along with sports reporting on NDSU football.
Presently in her free time, Clare enjoys watching and chatting about sports and fitness. Clare is excited to call Augusta her new home. She also loves food and is open to any restaurants to try! Some of her favorite shows are Grey’s Anatomy, 9-1-1, and Law and Order SVU.
You can connect with Clare on social media and email!